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East Durham

Lucky escape for dog trapped in County Durham water pipe

A dog has had a lucky escape after three days trapped in a County Durham water pipe.

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Messages of love pour in for Bradley Lowery

Messages of support and love have been pouring in for Bradley Lowery and his family following news the cancer has spread rapidly.

Peterlee Library could be on the move.

Council fits up leisure centre for new library

People could exercise their minds as well as their bodies as a proposal is put forward to create a library inside a leisure centre.

Picture by North East Wildlife Photography

Last call to enter the Durham Coast Half Marathon

Runners have a final chance to enter one of the region's most scenic races.
Malcolm Fallow, chief executive of East Durham Trust.

Keyboard Champions scheme helps people save more than £60,000

Hundreds of people have been helped to save more then £60,000 through a charity scheme.

Stephen Dixon of Easington Lane

Mum saves child from fire after arsonist dad started blaze while they slept

A terrified mum had to rescue her child after a fire started by her ex-partner fractured a pipe supplying gas to their home.
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A Little Tern. Credit: Peterlee Police

Man warned over poaching after dogs disturb birds's nesting site

A poaching letter has been issued to a male who was reported to have been encouraging his dogs into the fenced-off area around the Little Tern nesting site at Crimdon.

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The scene of the fire in Eden Street.

Couple had lucky escape after early-morning blaze

The occupant of a flat told how he and his partner escaped with their lives following an early-morning blaze.

Bradley Lowery.

Thousands send messages of love to ‘super hero’ Bradley Lowery

Wellwishers have inundated the family of battling Bradley Lowery with messages of love and support after doctors found what they believe to be a new tumour.

The scene of the fire in Eden Street.

Fire crews called to Horden incident

Emergency services were called to Horden to reports of a fire early today.
A new picture of Bradley Lowery released on the campaign Facebook page

Heart-breaking news for family of brave Bradley Lowery as doctors find 'new tumour'

The family of battling Bradley Lowery have revealed doctors have found what they believe to be a new tumour.
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Teenager interviewed over on line messages about Bradley Lowery

A teenage boy has been interviewed by police investigating on line messages about Bradley Lowery.
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Battling Bradley Lowery enjoys birthday bash with best friend Jermain Defoe

Brave Bradley Lowery was joined by ‘best friend’ Jermain Defoe as he celebrated his sixth birthday in style.

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The team, (l-r) Kieran Woodward, Chris Orkney, Jamie Marples and Steve Groves, got to meet families at Scott House when they arrived. Pictured with Andrew McIntyre and his son Leo.

Navy officers raise thousands for sick kids using nothing but their wits

A dedicated team of Navy officers raised more than £7,500 through an 800-mile journey for sick kids.

Walk in the dark for Childhood Eye Cancer Trust.

Fundraisers walk in the dark to help children see

Scores of people put their best feet forward in the dark to help children to see.

People enjoying a day out on the Heritage Coast at a previous Reach for the Beach event.

Celebration of the seaside to give families a week of free fun

A week filled with free activities - from dog health checks to sea glass searching - has been lined up for the half term break on the Heritage Coast.

Birthday message from brave Bradley Lowery

Bradley Lowery has sent a video birthday message to well-wishers from his hospital bed.
The attack happened in the back lane of Fifth Street in Horden. Image copyright Google Maps.

Cat kicked to death after man set dogs on it in back yard

A cat killer is being hunted by police after he set three dogs on it before launching his own attack.
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Bradley Lowery's family postpone American holiday

Bradley Lowery's family say they have postponed a planned holiday to America - but still hope to make the trip at a later date.

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