Sun, 20th Apr 2014

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Hunting for Easter eggs - on horseback

4:32pm Sunday 20th April 2014

AN equestrian centre hosted Easter activities at the weekend, in aid of a disabled riding club that is based there.

Family of five escued from car following collision on moors road

4:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

The Northern Echo: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

A FAMILY – believed to be grandparents with their grandchildren – had to be rescued when their car ended up in a ditch following a collision.

One day until locos start to head home

3:05pm Sunday 20th April 2014

The Northern Echo: Easter Monday will be the last chance to see the trains before they are returned to Canada and America

TOMORROW (Monday, April 21) is the last chance to see two iconic locomotives from a museum’s hugely popular exhibition before they are shipped home across the Atlantic.

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World champion Hall fixes up June title defence in Newcastle

4:30pm Sunday 20th April 2014

The Northern Echo: ON TOP OF THE WORLD: Stuart Hall after receiving the belt which confirmed him as IBF bantamweight world champion

STUART HALL will return to the ring in Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena to make the second defence of his IBF World Bantamweight title against the unbeaten Paul Butler on Saturday, June 7.

Durham v Somerset (day one, lunch)

1:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

DURHAM must have been salivating when Marcus Trescothick put them in on a good Chester-le-Street pitch today. But they would be kicking themselves for losing three wickets.


2:25pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Keep up to date with all of the action from the North-East's clubs this afternoon as it happens

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Housebuilder creates North-East jobs

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

The Northern Echo: Orleton homes get the go ahead

A HOUSEBUILDER says it is creating North-East jobs to meet rising buyer demand.

Airport publishes blueprint for long-term survival

3:51pm Thursday 17th April 2014

The Northern Echo: Durham Tees Valley Airport chiefs hope the Government will approve their latest funding bid

A RESCUE plan to ensure the survival of a North-East airport has been published, as passenger numbers on key routes start to rise.

Pump firm goes global

11:02am Thursday 17th April 2014

The Northern Echo: Alan Roberts expects turnover at C&A Pumps and Engineering Ltd to double next year

AN AWARD-WINNING engineering company is branching out across the globe after teaming up with one of the world's leading pump manufacturers.

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