Police searching for a missing woman in County Durham have charged her partner with her murder.
Pamela Jackson was reported missing from her home in Chester-le-Street by her son after she had not been seen for more than a week.
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On a tour of the North East today, the Chancellor George Osborne made a series of promises which he claimed would help create 50,000 jobs.
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