Schoolchildren have planted dozens of saplings at a popular country park in Hartlepool.Read the full story ›
A school in Hartlepool which was devastated by fire on Sunday re-opens to all pupils on Wednesday.Read the full story ›
A 13-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire broke out at a primary school in Hartlepool.
The blaze engulfed part of Rift House Primary School on Sunday.
The boy is being questioned by police officers from the Hartlepool Volume Crime Team while the investigation continues.
The fire destroyed the school nursery and year three classroom in an annexe next to the main school building.
Members and veterans of the British Armed Forces will be able to seek advice and assistance in Hartlepool next week.Read the full story ›
The head teacher of Rift House Primary in Hartlepool says he's devastated by the fire which has destroyed much of his school.Read the full story ›
Hartlepool United have been relegated to the National League despite be a 2-1 win at home to Doncaster Rovers.
Pools have never been relegated to the non-league in their 109-year history, despite coming close a number of times in the past.
The relegation comes just days after Gary Coxall resigned as Hartlepool Chairman, saying continuing in the role "would divide the club".
Pam Duxbury was appointed Chief Executive of the club following Coxall's resignation and issued the following rallying cry to supporters ahead of the match against Doncaster Rovers.
I can only thank all of you for your continued support, and in particular, our amazing away support.
Poolies are truly the best fans in any league and all the clubs I have visited have been welcoming and regard our fans very highly.
Whatever the outcome on Saturday, we are better together."
A shop in Hartlepool has been closed down by the council for selling counterfeit tobacco.Read the full story ›
People in Hartlepool will have a new sculpture on their doorsteps. Stuart Langley has created 'Waves' and it will decorate the seafront.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information to trace 12-year-old Jack Kearns who was last seen in Hartlepool at 1pm on 23 April.
Officers believe Jack is still in the Hartlepool area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101.
Defender Matthew Bates is in charge for the final two games for Hartlepool to try and halt their slide out of the Football LeagueRead the full story ›