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Hartlepool remembers VE Day

Published on Sunday 26th April 2015

THERE will be an evening full of nostalgia when Hartlepool joins in the national commemoration of the 70th anniversary of VE (Victory in Europe) Day on Friday 8th May.

Council meetings for May

Published on Sunday 26th April 2015

HARTLEPOOL Council has announced its meetings schedule for May and is encouraging members of the public to hear the discussions and see how decisions are made.

Sports centre chops football prices

Published on Sunday 26th April 2015

A COUNCIL-RUN sports centre has decided to offer cheaper deals on sports hall hire to get more of the town’s residents involved in 5-a-side football.

Community allotment scoops national award

Published on Sunday 26th April 2015

A COMMUNITY allotment in Hartlepool has scooped a prestigious national award after receiving the most public votes in an on-line poll.

Council announces more £1 fitness classes

Published on Friday 24th April 2015

THE Headland Sports Centre has reduced prices for a number of its classes to help people adopt a healthier lifestyle.

Leisure centre receives quality award

Published on Friday 24th April 2015

MILL House Leisure Centre in Hartlepool has once again been told their facilities are up to a Quest approved national standard.

Help shape Hartlepool’s new housing strategy

Published on Friday 24th April 2015

LOCAL people are being urged to have their say on the first draft of a document which sets out how the Council and its partners will work together to meet the housing needs of Hartlepool residents.

Cash boost for hospice

Published on Friday 24th April 2015

HARTLEPOOL Council’s Customer Services team has managed to raise over £140 by donning purple clothes for the day.

Discover our famous local artist on this guided tour

Published on Friday 24th April 2015

PEOPLE can gain a unique insight into the life and career of nationally-important Seaton Carew artist Frank Henry Mason at a special event in Hartlepool.

Get set for Move To Music!

Published on Thursday 23rd April 2015

A FUN six-week programme is being launched to help the over 50s in Hartlepool learn dance steps and get a bit fitter into the bargain.

Hartlepool school to commemorate VE Day

Published on Thursday 23rd April 2015

WEST VIEW Primary School pupils are preparing to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in Europe.

Sign up to boost your coaching skills

Published on Thursday 23rd April 2015

SPORTS club coaches and primary school PE teachers are being offered a chance to fine-tune their skills at two courses to be staged in Hartlepool.

£1 classes to encourage sports participation

Published on Wednesday 22nd April 2015

MILL HOUSE Leisure Centre will be running a number of £1 classes for the next two weeks to encourage people to stay healthy.

Double the fun at this fantastic 1D tribute

Published on Wednesday 22nd April 2015

ONE Direction tribute band The Wanted Direction hits the stage of Hartlepool’s Town Hall Theatre on Friday 24th April and now there’s another great reason to catch this action-packed show.

Happy 40th birthday Throston Library!

Published on Wednesday 22nd April 2015

PEOPLE are invited to join the fun and share their memories when one of Hartlepool’s popular branch libraries celebrates a special anniversary next week.

Car boot sales return to Summerhill

Published on Wednesday 22nd April 2015

MONTHLY car boot sales are returning to Hartlepool this weekend (Saturday 25th) offering local people the opportunity to sell any unwanted items.

Shoutykid author drops in to delight youngsters

Published on Wednesday 22nd April 2015

SIMON Mayle – author of the popular children’s book ‘Shoutykid – How Harry Riddles Made A Mega-Amazing Zombie Movie’ – will be inspiring young people in Hartlepool on a special visit to the town.

Council can help with childcare

Published on Wednesday 22nd April 2015

HARTLEPOOL Council has issued a reminder that it can help out with childcare should parents be experiencing problems with working and getting their children looked after.

Hartlepool Bombardment Art Competition

Published on Monday 20th April 2015

STUDENTS from a number of Hartlepool schools have been recognised for their success in an art competition commemorating the centenary of the bombardment of the town.

Remembering our missing colleagues

Published on Friday 17th April 2015

TRADE unions in Hartlepool are urging the local community to get involved in two special remembrance events in the town to mark Workers’ Memorial Day.

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