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The first assembly has taken place at Durham Free School. They only have 31 pupils, all aged 11. It is hoped numbers will grow year on year.
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This weekend we see significantly better weather than we have had of late, even though Saturday's a bit slow. Improving weather situation
A hedgehog in Northumbria has been saved from a 4 foot fall through a concrete wall, it took volunteers four hours to break the wall apart.
A look ahead at the weekend weather forecast for the Tyne Tees region