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Bradley Lowery shows off new haircut ahead of England mascot appearance

Little battler Bradley Lowery is set to undergo his latest bout of treatment to give him a boost ahead of his England mascot debut.

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Chris Kelsey (centre) with some of the Durham University undergraduates who attended the event

Durham University students get low-down on Banks’s green business

A North East firm’s work to adapt its business model in light of climate change has been under the spotlight at Durham University.

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Dominic McCabe, second left, and Vinnie Owens, far right, with other youngsters in Milan last year.

Youngsters enjoying second dream football trip to AC Milan

Young footballers are enjoying a second dream trip to Milan – after catching the eye of top coaches.

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Adam Elliott. Picture c/o PA.

Giant driver who steered Ford Ka with his knees is spared jail

A 6ft 6in driver who steered a small car with his knees while "showing off" on a busy dual carriageway has walked free from court.
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Picture c/o Kluens | Cuffe & Taylor.

Jason Donovan announces 'Midlife Crisis' North East dates

Eighties Australian legend Jason Donovan has announced two dates in the North East as part of a UK tour.
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A funeral service for Neil Fingleton (left) will be held today

Funeral of Games of Thrones star Neil Fingleton to be held in Durham today

A funeral service for Game of Thrones star Neil Fingleton will be held in Durham today.

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Durham Cathedral wins Heritage Site of the Year title

Durham Cathedral wins Heritage Site of the Year title

Durham Cathedral has been crowned Heritage Site of the Year after being shortlisted for the award by Bill Bryson.

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Alan and Jordan King

Two in court on affray charge over incident in which grandad Stewart Anderson died

Two men have appeared in court in connection with an incident after which a Hetton grandad died.

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Stewart Anderson, pictured holding granddaughter Neve Allcroft, with daughters Kelly Beston, left and Kay Allcroft.

Two due in court on affray charge after incident in which grandad died

Two men are due in court today in connection with an incident in which a Hetton grandad died.

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HM Prison Durham

Fears over drugs, safety and overcrowding at Durham Prison

The prisons watchdog has raised concerns about safety and overcrowding at Durham jail.

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How Ernest Place will look

Is this new Durham site the most luxury student accommodation in Britain?

Are these the most luxurious student digs in the North East?

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Kevin Piper has won over 1million.

Cheers! Durham bar manager scoops over £1million in EuroMillions

A Durham bar manager is still drinking in his good fortune after scooping over £1million in the EuroMillions draw.

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Neil Fingleton, left, is reported to have died.

Tributes paid to Game of Thrones star and Britain's tallest man after he dies at 36

Game of Thrones giant Neil Fingleton, who was Britain's tallest man, has died at the age of 36.
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Game of Thrones artists turn up the heat with ice festival

Sculptors from Game of Thrones have been breaking the ice ahead of this weekend’s Fire and Ice Festival.

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Durham firefighters are tackling a blaze within a barn in Durham

Hundreds of hay bales destroyed in Durham barn blaze

A fire has ripped through 300 tonnes of hay stored within a barn in Durham.
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Jessica Johnson

Sunderland actress to star in stage adaptation of hit 80s film

A Sunderland actress will step into Julie Walters’ shoes to take on the lead role in an adaptation of hit film Educating Rita.

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The launch of the 2017 Durham City Run, which offers tweaked routes for 5k and 10k runners.

Entries open now as Prince Bishops Durham City Run returns

Thousands of runners are expected to turn out for the second annual Prince Bishops Durham City Run this summer.

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A690 Belmont fly-over. Credit: Google.

Pedestrian dies after being struck by car on the A690 near Durham

A pedestrian has died after being struck by a car on the A690 near Durham City.

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Durham hosts Gala for would-be entrepreneurs

Durham hosts Gala for would-be entrepreneurs

Around 900 small firms and would-be business owners are expected to head for Durham at the end of the month.

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