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East Durham

Bradley Lowery's Sunderland mascot role cancelled as mum shares heartache over condition

Bradley Lowery will not be able to lead out Sunderland for the team's game against Boro tonight because he is unwell.
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Bradley Lowery.

How you can show your support with lasting tribute to battling Bradley Lowery

A tattooist inspired by the strength of Bradley Lowery has designed some artwork in his honour.

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Staff and youngsters at Dene House's Sunshine Nursery celebrating a good Ofsted report.

Nursery is bringing sunshine to the lives of youngsters

Nursery staff and youngsters are celebrating being praised by Ofsted.

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The collision has happened close to the A1018 junction. Image copyright Google Maps.

Six car smash leaves behind just damage and delays on A19

Two cars had to be recovered from a six-vehicle crash which led to the emergency services to shut off one side of the A19.
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Sheffield Wednesday players sign Bradley's banner.

Leeds United and Sheffield Wednesday footballers show support for Bradley Lowery

A group of kind-hearted Yorkshiremen are hoping to raise £20,000 to split between little battler Bradley Lowery and a cancer charity.

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Easington's own Matt Baker returns home to share the secret of a good panackelty with Countryfile viewers.

Countryfile’s Matt Baker to stir up interest in panackelty with homecoming show

Countryfile will be cooking up interest in one of the region’s tea time favourites when it is shared with its audience tomorrow.

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Crimdon beach at the  North end of Crimdon Dene Holiday Park. Picture by FRANK REID

Volunteers urged to help clean up Durham Heritage Coast

Volunteers are being urged to come forward for a littler pick in the area tomorrow.

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Brooklyn Hutchinson.

Brave youngster dreams of meeting her TV idols Ant and Dec

Friends of a sick youngster are hoping to help her dreams of meeting television stars Ant and Dec come true.

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Police catch washing line thief.

Police thank public for help in snaring burglar

Officers in Peterlee have thanked a resident for vigilance in helping to track down a thief.

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Houghall College students with youngsters at Shotton Primary School trying out their new play equipment.

Students create amazing wooden play equipment for school pupils

Talented students put their creativity to the test creating outdoor play equipment for youngsters.

Education
Firefighters attend grass fire in Horden.

Grass fires a drain on resources say police

Police in East Durham are urging people to come forward with information about grass fires.

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CCTV appeal after shop theft

CCTV appeal after shop theft

Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they want to talk to about a shop-lifting incident in Washington.

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Houghall College students with youngsters at Shotton Primary School trying out their new play equipment.

Students push the boat out to make wooden play equipment for Peterlee school

Talented students put their creativity to the test creating outdoor play equipment for youngsters.

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A person has died in a house fire in Seaham during the night.

Neighbours still in shock after man dies in Seaham house blaze

The neighbours of a man who died in a Seaham house fire have described him as ‘a lovely, quiet lad’.

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Emergency services in Barsloan Grove, Peterlee.

Man in court after police stand-off

A man has appeared in court today charged in connection with a disturbance which led to a five-hour stand off with police.

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A scene from the incident in Barsloan Grove. Photo courtesy of John Benson.

Man due in court to face charges after five-hour roof top siege

A man will appear before magistrates in the morning in connection with a disturbance which led to a five-hour stand off with police.
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Bradley Lowery and his family are making plans to head to Disneyland.

Well wishers hope Bradley Lowery has a dream holiday as Disneyland plan is confirmed

Have a fab time!

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Police in Peterlee after a rooftop stand-off.

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after five-hour rooftop stand-off

Police say a man arrested after a five-hour rooftop stand-off in Peterlee is being quizzed on suspicion of attempted murder.

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Incident in Barsloan Grove. Photo courtesy of John Benson.

Suspect remains in police custody after rooftop stand-off

A suspect remains in police custody the morning after a five-hour roof top stand-off.
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Rooftop siege ended after more than five hours

A rooftop siege involving dozens of police officers ended after more than five hours.
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