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Northumberland Paralympian Stephen's surprise visit to school

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Pupils from Northumberland Church of England Academy travelled to Gaborone in the schools link Diocese of Botswana.

Pupils help make a difference in Africa

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Insp Sue Fryer, the new neighbourhood inspector for Ashington and Morpeth.

New inspector is appointed for Ashington

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New £150k fund to help homeless

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Ambitious project on 15th century tower moves to next phase

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Fun parties raise big total for school

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Burglary at soft play premises

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New figures covering the whole of the Christmas and New Year period have shown the busiest time on record for NHS staff across North East hospitals and for the North East Ambulance Service.

Festive period busiest on record for region’s NHS

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The Great North Air Ambulance Service helicopter near the scene of the collision.

Woman injured in collision on rural road

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Defender David Atkinson in action for Blyth Spartans. Picture by Bill Broadley

Blyth Spartans sign defender David Atkinson on permanent deal after he leaves Carlise United

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Ashington defender James Harmison. Picture by Ian Appleby

Injury time Newcastle Benfield goal dumps Ashington out of League Cup

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Ashington FC manager Steve Harmison.

Ashington boss Steve Harmison says ‘sob stories cannot continue’

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County side advance to championship semi-finals

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Set-piece goals put Blyth Spartans on top of league

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Ashington head coach frustrated by derby game’s postponement

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Ashington striker Stevens ahead of schedule for return from injury

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Pool leagues reach halfway stage of the season

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Billy Bragg and Joe Henry are coming to North Tyneside.

7 shows to see in the next 7 days, including ones by Billy Bragg and Joe Henry, Raphael Doyle, Martha Wainwright and Tom Paxton

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Wansbeck Music Festival

 Northumbrian Water Ellington Senior Brass Ensemble

Festival open for entries

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Debut novel is going global

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Overspending at Christmas is tempting, but try to avoid getting into debt. If you are worried about your finances Citizens Advice Northumberland is at hand to help. Picture by Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Top tips to avoid a debt hangover

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The Seven Oaks in Cramlington is seeking children to take part in a Christmas video.

Cramlington pub seeks little stars for Christmas video

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When do you put your decorations up?

When should you put your Christmas decorations up?

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