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6:54pm Monday 13th May 2013
A POLICE chief is calling on the Independent Police complaints Commission to release the findings of its investigation into the wrongful arrest of a leading solicitor that cost his force more than £500,000 in damages.
6:00am Friday 10th May 2013
5:50pm Tuesday 7th May 2013
5:28pm Tuesday 7th May 2013
GET WALKING: As part of Get Walking Week Hartlepool Council has organised a series of events which will continue until the end of June. The first walk takes place at Summerhill Visitor Centre tomorrow (Wednesday) at 10.30am. The next event takes place on Monday, May 13 at the same time in Embleton, people should meet in the car park just off the A689. The walks, which vary in length from five to eight miles, are free and there is no need for booking.
1:00pm Sunday 5th May 2013
1:16pm Friday 3rd May 2013
REFUSE COLLECTION: RESIDENTS of Hartlepool are reminded that Monday’s Bank Holiday will not affect their refuse and recycling collections. They are asked to put out their bins as usual next week. This follows major changes to the way the Borough Council collects households’ refuse and recycling. The changes which were introduced last month, include a more efficient Tuesday-Friday collection regime.
11:52am Thursday 2nd May 2013
4:09pm Thursday 2nd May 2013
HOSPICE FUNDING: Two hospices based in Middlesbrough have benefitted from £5,000 donations from the Making A Difference Locally (MADL) charity, which assists independent retailers that are members of the retail group Nisa, raise money for their local communities. Zoë's’s Place Baby Hospice located on High Street, Normanby, and Teesside Hospice in Linthorpe, have each received £5,000 from the charity.
3:13pm Thursday 2nd May 2013
OPEN DAY: The Daisy Chain charity is holding an open day on Monday (May 6) when visitors will be able to try out its new trike track, petting farm, outdoor play area, face painting and refreshments. The event takes place at Calf Fallow Lane, Norton, near Stockton, between noon and 4pm.
3:37pm Wednesday 1st May 2013
SPORTS SESSIONS: Pay and play badminton sessions in Hartlepool are offering workers the chance to get fit during their lunch breaks. Organised by the Borough Council’s Sport and Physical Activity Team, they are being held on Mondays from 12-2pm at the Mill House Leisure Centre and cost just £2 per week. Due to the forthcoming Bank Holiday, the next session will take place on May 13. For further information call 01429-284047 or just turn up on the day.