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Seaham's 'Rocky' found safe after sparking missing appeal

A 76-year-old man known as Rocky has been found by police after his disappearance led police to issue an appeal for help.

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A look at what housing on the South Seaham Garden Village could look like.

Plans in for 1,500-home village in Seaham

Proposals for a new village which could become home to 1,500 new houses, businesses and a health centre have been submitted to planners.

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HM Coastguard.

Three people rescued from cliffs by coastguard rescue teams

Three people had to be rescued after getting into difficulties on a coastal cliff.
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A look at what housing on the South Seaham Garden Village could look like.

Proposals for 1,500 home village reach next stage with planners

Proposals for a new village which could become home to 1,500 new houses, businesses and a health centre have been submitted to planners.

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Scott Baker is welcomed by family and friends at the halfway mark of his 1000th 10K run on consecutive days,  at the Tommy statue, Seaham on Saturday.

Charity runner does a 10k every day for 500 days - and he’s doing 500 more!

Five hundred and counting - that’s amazing fundraiser Scott Baker who just doesn’t stop running.

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Police have been called to an area in Seaham after reports that a detonator box had been found.

Bomb disposal team called after detonator box found in shed

Police have cordoned off an area in Seaham after a detonator box was found in a shed.

Crime
Pallister uses his ex's bank card to withdraw cash and make purchases.

Man spared jail after stealing bank card from his ex-girlfriend

A man who stole his ex-girlfriend’s bank card avoided prison after a judge heard he is responding well to addiction counselling.

Crime
Julia Ball is looking for a replacement for daughter Kirsty's beloved Tommee Tippee cup

Devoted mum’s search to replace disabled daughter’s beloved cup goes viral

Devoted mum Julia Ball is appealing for help to replace her disabled daughter’s beloved cup.

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Massimo Perrulli (right) and his cousin Raffaele Perrulli, on the beach at Seaham.

Seaham guest house owner feels like a winner despite Four in a Bed TV defeat

A guest house boss put County Durham in the frame when he appeared on a popular television show.

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The Seaton Lane Inn, Seaton, Seaham, has re-opened after refurbishment.

New-look pub has the ‘wow’ factor after complete redesign

A well-known East Durham pub has undergone a major makeover.

Pubs and Clubs
Plan for new seaside guesthouse gets green light

Plan for new seaside guesthouse gets green light

Plans to transform a Seaham family home into a tourist guesthouse have been given the go ahead by a Durham planning committee.

Politics
Staff and customers at the new Seaton Lane Inn

Landmark Seaton Lane Inn pub reopens after four month renovation

A well-known East Durham pub has undergone a major makeover.

Eating Out
Megan Bell, who died in July 2016 at the T in the Park Festival.

Megan’s legacy reaches out to help those struggling with grief

The first listening session is to be held by a charity launched by the grieving relatives of a teenager who died suddenly at a music festival.

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Paul Murray and club captain Grant Dixon with a photo of Private Michael Moran playing.

Golfers to honour club pro who became First World War hero with ceremony on the 100th anniversary of his death

Golfers will gather to honour their club’s pro who gave his life in service during the First World War.

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The property in Tempest Road, Seaham, could be turned into a seven-bedroom aparthotel under the plans.

Guest house owner pledges to support seaside town’s growing tourist trade

A family home could be turned into a guest house after its buyer saw a demand for more visitor accommodation in a growing tourist town.

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Members of The Youth Hub are presented with a cheque from the Seaham Branch of the Sunderland AFC Supporters' Association.

Sunderland supporters help youth club on its way to summer fund goal

A community club which gives youngsters a place to have fun and try out activities is celebrating thanks to Sunderland AFC fans.

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Private Geoff Gray.

Death of Deepcut soldier could be linked to 'criminal or reckless' acts, pre-inquest hearing told

Criminal or reckless acts could have played a part in a teenage soldier's death at Deepcut barracks, a lawyer for his family said.

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The Seaham branch of Lloyds was broken into yesterday morning. Image copyright Google Maps.

Bank to remain closed 'until further notice' after early hours break in

A bank targeted in a burglary will stay shut until further notice after it was hit by would-be thieves.

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The Creative Place, in Station Road, Seaham, offers sessions of all ages. Owner Michelle Harland, standing at the back, runs the venture.

Cafe culture aims to get communities creative

A craft cafe has community at the art of its future as it also helps train up the next generation.

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Lloyds bank in Marlborough, Seaham, was targeted in the break in. Image copyright Google Maps.

CCTV image released after bank is targeted in early hours burglary

Two men raided a bank in the early hours of this morning while a lookout kept watch.

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