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Run Geordie Run on his marks for next leg of around the world challenge

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Northumberland woman left pet puppy and kitten to die

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Northumberland  County Council'County Hall at Morpeth

Council initiatives up for awards

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Protesters against the cinema proposal at the Portland Park site earlier this month.

Hopes rise for operator for planned new cinema

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Blyth RNLI assists in possible person in the water search

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Tooth decay is found in fifth of five-year-olds

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Ship building in a return to town

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Volunteers get soapy to raise funds for the RNLI

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Cramlington Learning Village students Matthew, Chloe, Freyja and Erin with author David Almond.

Author returns to inspire next generation of Cramlington pupils

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Volunteers from Beach Access North East on Tynemouth Longsands.

Magic lives on thanks to kind donation

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East Coast main line trains back in public hands next month

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REVIEW: Matilda the Musical (UK Tour), Sunderland Empire, until Saturday, June 2

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A taxi rank in Alnwick.

Northumberland taxi fares could rise

Transport
Check out the latest Highways England planned roadworks.

Planned roadworks on major North East routes

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easyJet planes

easyJet puts its winter 2018 flights from Newcastle on sale

Transport

Northumberland woman left pet puppy and kitten to die

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HMP Northumberland

Improvements at HMP Northumberland, but issues still persist

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Inside HMP Northumberland.

Hike in number of mobile phones confiscated in Northumberland prison

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HMP Northumberland

Assaults double over five years at Northumberland jail

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Mother daughter team tackle abuse

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Designer cases and fancy bags banned by school headteacher

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Post-16 transport charge protestors gathered outside the Duchess's High School in Alnwick back in June 2014. Picture Jane Coltman

Northumberland post-16 transport charge axed

Education
County Hall in Morpeth.

Children secure place at preferred Northumberland schools

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David Kennedy and Northumberland College's hospitality and catering team at The Gallery. Picture by Trevor Walker Photography

College’s farm to fork food experience

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Company growth boosts local jobs

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Trains crossing the Royal Border Bridge in Berwick. Picture by Jane Coltman

East Coast main line trains back in public hands next month

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The Port of Blyth has announced financial records among the best in its 135-year history. Picture by Paul Everington/FlyPro-UK Ltd.

Financial boost for Port of Blyth

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REVIEW: Matilda the Musical (UK Tour), Sunderland Empire, until Saturday, June 2

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Back a Brexit for jobs and services

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Coun Peter Jackson, leader of Northumberland County Council.

Northumberland council leader hits back at serious allegations by developer

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Ian Lavery, MP for Wansbeck

The tragedy of screening failure

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Northumberland County Council's County Hall

LIVE UPDATES: Overhaul of schools in west Northumberland; Netherton First School; post-16 transport discussed at county council cabinet meeting

Politics
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn with MP Ronnie Campbell during his visit to Blyth. Picture by Jane Coltman

No place in party for anti-Semitism

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Mysterious wooden drifters wash up on North East coast

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Trees felled in the Greenwell Lane car park earlier this year sparked criticism.

Thousands of tree problems reported each year to council

Environment
Some warmer days are on the way!

North East set for sunshine as week-ahead forecast reveals warm temperatures

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North East warned to prepare for snowfall over Easter bank holiday as temperatures set to drop

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Tooth decay is found in fifth of five-year-olds

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Colin Shevills, director ofBalance.

Older people more likely to be drinking too much

Health
Ian Lavery, MP for Wansbeck

The tragedy of screening failure

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Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital at Cramlington, which is run by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

Northumbria NHS Trust top for A&E waiting times

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Estwar Sanichar, from Northumbria Healthcare's patient experience team, with two of the awards.

Success for trust includes top award

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