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Sunderland sack star winger Adam Johnson after schoolgirl sex guilty plea

Sunderland sack star winger Adam Johnson after schoolgirl sex guilty plea

Wheelchair-bound 87-year-old thought to be Britain's oldest paedophile escapes jail sentence

Wheelchair-bound 87-year-old thought to be Britain's oldest paedophile escapes jail sentence

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Football player left in "unbearable pain" for two hours until ambulance arrived

Football player left in "unbearable pain" for two hours until ambulance arrived

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Serial child sex abuser warned he could be facing 'life' after convictions for offences involving five boys and a girl

Serial child sex abuser warned he could be facing 'life' after convictions for offences involving five boys and a girl

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'Justice being eroded' as Consett, Hartlepool and Morpeth courts to close

'Justice being eroded' as Consett, Hartlepool and Morpeth courts to close

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Man tried in vain to rescue mother-in-law from house fire

Man tried in vain to rescue mother-in-law from house fire

Man airlifted to hospital after injuring his leg with an angle grinder

Man airlifted to hospital after injuring his leg with an angle grinder

New proposals put to County Durham teaching assistants receive lukewarm response

New proposals put to County Durham teaching assistants receive lukewarm response

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Man suffers serious head injury in Darlington assault

Man suffers serious head injury in Darlington assault

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High hopes over securing £3m for North York Moors heritage scheme

High hopes over securing £3m for North York Moors heritage scheme

The North-East will never forgive Government over funding cuts, MP tells Parliament

The North-East will never forgive Government over funding cuts, MP tells Parliament

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Coals to Newcastle? How about taking curry to India?

Coals to Newcastle? How about taking curry to India?

Muslim lesson at County Durham primary school sparks anti-Islam protest

Muslim lesson at County Durham primary school sparks anti-Islam protest

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Woman injured after crash Reeth and Richmond

Woman injured after crash Reeth and Richmond

Hundreds more jobs to go as well as deep cuts to services - including the loss of libraries and child care provision - at Stockton council

Hundreds more jobs to go as well as deep cuts to services - including the loss of libraries and child care provision - at Stockton council

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Heather Scott issues apology over Darlington council top-earners gaffe

Heather Scott issues apology over Darlington council top-earners gaffe

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Sport

Grant Leadbitter admits Middlesbrough are facing their 'biggest test of the season'

Grant Leadbitter admits Middlesbrough are facing their 'biggest test of the season'

Sunderland new boy Lamine Kone only too happy to embrace the challenge of fighting against the drop

Sunderland new boy Lamine Kone only too happy to embrace the challenge of fighting against the drop

Why darts star Gary Anderson was almost a North-East world champion

Why darts star Gary Anderson was almost a North-East world champion

Middlesbrough defender will miss trip to Leeds United

Middlesbrough defender will miss trip to Leeds United

Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce confirms Adam Johnson will not face Manchester United

Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce confirms Adam Johnson will not face Manchester United

Dowson thanks Darlington supporters after joining Spennymoor

Dowson thanks Darlington supporters after joining Spennymoor

VIDEO: Coxall insists Hignett appointed at Victoria Park is a real statement of intent

VIDEO: Coxall insists Hignett appointed at Victoria Park is a real statement of intent

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Ingleby Barwick's Ross Jackson recognised for work with junior golf

Ingleby Barwick's Ross Jackson recognised for work with junior golf

South Moor pass the £100,000 mark in funding

South Moor pass the £100,000 mark in funding

Dowson leaves Darlington to join Spennymoor Town

Dowson leaves Darlington to join Spennymoor Town

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Hatem Ben Arfa accuses former Newcastle United boss of 'helping make his life hell'

Hatem Ben Arfa accuses former Newcastle United boss of 'helping make his life hell'

Staying with Sunderland in the Premier League is Yann M'Vila's priority as he paves way for Rubin exit

Staying with Sunderland in the Premier League is Yann M'Vila's priority as he paves way for Rubin exit

Hignett appointed new Hartlepool United manager

Hignett appointed new Hartlepool United manager

COMMENT: After the Great Escape, it wasn't supposed to be like this for Ronnie Moore and Hartlepool United

COMMENT: After the Great Escape, it wasn't supposed to be like this for Ronnie Moore and Hartlepool United

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UK News

Traffic in Britain hits highest level with 317.8bn miles travelled

Traffic in Britain hits highest level with 317.8bn miles travelled

E-cigarette vapour 'as damaging for babies' brain development as tobacco smoke'

E-cigarette vapour 'as damaging for babies' brain development as tobacco smoke'

Police hunt paedophile over licence breach

Police hunt paedophile over licence breach

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