Hartlepool Council have announced they will be raising council tax by 4.9%.Read the full story ›
Medal-winning Paralympians headed to a school in Hartlepool to teach children how to swim.Read the full story ›
Hartlepool United boss Craig Hignett still believes they can climb up the league table despite picking up one win in their last five games.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident in which a 16-year- old girl suffered a broken ankle and shin in Hartlepool.
The incident, which is believed to have involved a Ford Mondeo taxi, happened at around 4.30pm on Thursday 22nd December on Raby Road near to the junction of Middleton Road.
The girl was taken to the University Hospital of North Tees for treatment and required surgery for her injuries.
Any independent witnesses are asked to contact PC Amanda Stokes from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 231698.
A man from Hartlepool in County Durham is going the extra mile for charity.
Paul Suggitt will be running, walking and riding a total of ten thousand miles before the end of 2017.
It is all in aid of raising money for children with rare forms of cancer.
@paul_suggitt is starting a "10,000 miles in 365 days" challenge January 1st 2017 by walking,running and cycling just over a marathon a day.
33 miles from Bridlington to the Humber Bridge on the bike. Now to get the running gear on and run across the bridg… https://t.co/YtG3UzMAo1
South Humberside. A nice couple of miles run across from North to South Humberside.Awesome. Day 3 of the first leg… https://t.co/9Vj2I7q92g
If you would like to track and follow Paul's journey, you can do so here: http://bit.ly/2j52vmy
Police in Hartlepool are investigating what they describe as a series of 'absolutely horrific' attacks on wildlife housed in allotments.Read the full story ›
Girls from a U-11 football team at a Hartlepool school have been crowned Durham and Cleveland champions.
St Aidan’s C of E Memorial Primary School won on points and goals scored in a round robin tournament against teams from East Cleveland, Middlesbrough and Redcar and Stockton to seize the title.
They now go on to compete in the north of England regional finals taking place in Liverpool or Manchester in March next year.
"It is an incredible achievement and the girls are absolutely delighted. We only started three years ago and at first we only had 12 players turning up for training.
“Now we get well over 30 every Friday night. Everyone is so enthusiastic and dedicated.
This is richly deserved and we would look forward with confidence to the regional finals.”
Hartlepool United exited the FA Cup after suffering a 4-0 away defeat to Port Vale.
Hartlepool were knocked out of the competition in the second round after a disappointing display at Vale Park.
Pools were down 3-0 in the first 30 minutes and saw manager Craig Hignett sent to the stands by the end of the first half. The rout was complete in the second half after a penalty was scored by former Newcastle United midfielder Ryan Taylor.
Following Hartlepool's FA Cup departure, they can now concentrate back on the League where they face Cambridge United next at home.
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and died following a fatal collision in Hartlepool.Read the full story ›
One of the men is also being questioned in connection with a stabbing in the town this week.Read the full story ›