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Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Concern North Yorkshire's combined authority ‘York-centric’

Despite only being in operation for just over a month there are already grumblings from some North Yorkshire councillors that the new combined authority is focusing its attention on York.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Inquest into death on A689 between Crook and Howden-le-Wear

Pedestrian Scott Punshon, killed on the A689, between Crook and Howden-le-Wear, in County Durham was hit by a car while lying in the carriageway after a night out, an inquest heard.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Police execute cannabis raid on Farndale Drive, Guisborough

Police carried out a raid at a North East address on Wednesday (June 12) seizing £100,000 worth of plants from a cannabis farm on Farndale Drive in Guisborough

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Man arrested near Thirsk after reports of Sowerby burglary

A man was arrested near Thirsk last night following reports of a burglary at a building site in Sowerby.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Darlington man back behind bars after beating up partner

A Darlington man who ‘beat the s***’ out of his partner just two weeks after being released from prison has found himself behind bars again.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Met Office Hour by Hour weather for North East on Friday

It will be a cloudy day with light rain coming down just after lunch time today in Darlington

Teesside Live - Darlington

Alcoholic thug grabbed girlfriend by hair then delivered '30 blows to her head'

Mark Learoyd 'beat the s*** out of his girlfriend' just two weeks after being released from prison

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Stokesley's Genesis Brands sold to French company Gerflor

Stokesley-based group, Genesis Brands Limited (Genesis) has concluded a sale for an undisclosed sum, to French company Gerflor.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Wonderful weather for Eastgate's 37th annual sheep show

WONDERFUL weather and family fun was had by all at Eastgate's sheep show last weekend

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Exhibition of artist's colourful work at Richmond theatre

AN exhibition showcasing the work of the popular Teesdale artist Simon Pell has opened at The Georgian Theatre Royal in Richmond and will be on display until November.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

'Climate and biodiversity loss must drive voting choice'

This election, more than those before, is an important opportunity to cast your vote according to which party promises to do the best by our environment.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Stretch of River Swale at Brompton poses 'serious risk'

A stretch of the River Swale poses a “serious health risk” to humans and pets, a meeting heard.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Penny Petroleum plans for Scorton Petrol Station deferred

A decision on plans to convert an old garage into a shop and petrol station in Scorton has been deferred.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Daredevil granny raises £500 without getting out of bed

A NORTH-EAST daredevil granny has raised more than £500 for charity from the comfort of her bed.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Fake Gucci and Louis Vuitton seized at Appleby Horse Fair

£500,000 worth of counterfeit goods were seized by Trading Standards Officers during this year's Appleby Horse Fair in Cumbria

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Parts of A66 Scotch Corner closed for two months from July 1

National Highways has put forward a plan to close parts of the A66 in North Yorkshire for two months, as the full extent of the roadworks has been revealed.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

General Election 2024: All the North Yorkshire candidates

Ahead of the General Election on July 4, we have compiled a list of the Parliamentary candidates standing to be elected for all of the seats in North Yorkshire.

The Northern Echo | Darlington

Darlington dad heartbroken after death of wife aged just 44

Sandra Seddon was just 44 when she died from incurable Leiomyosarcoma on Friday (June 7).

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Local authorities secure funds to upgrade homes in region

LOCAL authorities have secured up to £2.1m of Home Upgrade Grant Phase 2 (HUG 2) funding from the Department for Energy, Security and Net Zero.

Darlington and Stockton Times | News

Mark Robinson stands for Reform UK in Thirsk and Malton

Mark Robinson, Thirsk farmer, is standing for Reform UK in the General Election in Thirsk and Malton.