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A murderer, drug dealers, perverts, robbers and thieves among those facing justice
A murderer, drug dealers, perverts, robbers and thieves among those who faced justice at Teesside Crown Court during November.

LemonTop Gin: North-East trio’s recipe for success
A SUCCESSFUL creative design studio that doubles up as a distillery is not the most common collaboration.

Talks stall over who pays for mass Covid-19 testing in Tees Valley
Health Secretary Matt Hancock made an offer for mass Covid-19 testing in a call with Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen.

Body worm cameras having an impact on 'deplorable' attacks on firefighters
Body worm cameras having an impact on 'deplorable' attacks on firefighters

£10.6m Tees Valley free parking scheme criticised
A MOVE to spend £10.6m to offer motorists free car parking in Tees Valley town centres to help boost the local economy has been criticised as a waste of taxpayers’ money.

£16.5m approved to help tourism sector in Darlington and Teesside after it almost halves in 2020
A £16.5 million programme has been approved to support the long-term recovery of the struggling creative and visitor sectors in Tees Valley.

Explosion planned today to dismantle Hartlepool oil platform
AN EXPLOSION will be heard on Teesside today as part of an operation to dismantle and recycle a 1,400 tonne oil platform.

Covid-19: Reaction as Tees Valley set to move in Tier 3
POLITICIANS from around the region have reacted to the news that the Tees Valley is set to be placed in Tier 3 restrictions next month.

North East Autism Society creating 250 jobs to help families
A CHARITY supporting autistic people and their families in the North-East is planning to create around 250 jobs over the next 18 months as demand for its services grows.

'Boyfriend' delivery driver's abduction charge after picking up teenager
A MAN who ignored orders to leave a teenage girl alone was charged with child abduction after she was discovered in his vehicle.