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Tributes pour in for former Mayor

Published on Monday 7th April 2014

AN ALDERMAN, former Hartlepool Mayor and long-serving councillor has passed away following a short illness.

Still time to step out in the fight to beat cancer

Published on Tuesday 15th April 2014

NOW that the spring sunshine has arrived, people are reminded they are invited to step out on a special walk in Hartlepool later this month to raise funds for local cancer charities.

Still time to join orienteering fun

Published on Monday 14th April 2014

FAMILIES across Hartlepool are being urged not to miss out on the chance to take part in a new fun orienteering challenge.

By George! - The search is on for Hartlepool’s best cake

Published on Monday 14th April 2014

CAKE makers in Hartlepool are being challenged to cook up the recipe for success in culinary competition to celebrate St George’s Day and help local good causes.

Chance to nominate sporting heroes

Published on Friday 11th April 2014

PEOPLE are being urged to get their nominations in quickly in the search to find Hartlepool’s sporting heroes.

‘Estates Excellence’ comes to Hartlepool

Published on Friday 11th April 2014

AN innovative scheme will be launched in an area of Hartlepool on Monday (14 April) which offers free help to businesses.

Shopping centre car park incident

Published on Thursday 10th April 2014

COUNCIL staff worked with the emergency services this afternoon (10 April) to release a vehicle which became trapped under the pedestrian ramp leading to the Middleton Grange Shopping Centre.

Youngsters make splash in gala

Published on Thursday 10th April 2014

AROUND 200 youngsters from twenty Hartlepool primary schools made a splash recently in the annual Primary Schools Swimming Gala.

Car boot sale time at Summerhill

Published on Thursday 10th April 2014

MONTHLY car boot sales are returning to a venue in Hartlepool starting Saturday April 26 to give people the chance to sell unwanted items.

The new voice of young people in Hartlepool

Published on Wednesday 9th April 2014

TWO proud Hartlepool teenagers have been elected to represent the town’s young people at a regional and national level.

Are you interested in being a Hartlepool councillor?

Published on Wednesday 9th April 2014

A SPECIAL event is taking place in Hartlepool this Saturday (April 12) for anyone interested in standing for election as a councillor in the forthcoming Borough elections.

Access improvements to historic church

Published on Wednesday 9th April 2014

ACCESS has been improved at one of Hartlepool’s most historic churches thanks to support from local councillors.

Take your seat for a night of musical magic

Published on Monday 7th April 2014

IT’S not too late to snap up tickets for a special concert by two of Hartlepool’s most popular choirs to raise funds for local cancer charities.

Try your hand at a new activity!

Published on Friday 4th April 2014

THERE are lots of opportunities for people to have a go at something new at the Headland Sports Hall in Hartlepool.

Blue badge and bus pass renewal reminder

Published on Friday 4th April 2014

A REMINDER has been issued to Hartlepool residents to check the expiry dates of any blue badge parking permits and concessionary bus passes that they hold.

Easter holiday rugby tasters

Published on Friday 4th April 2014

YOUNG people in Hartlepool have the opportunity to learn more about the game of rugby union at a series of free taster sessions during the Easter school holidays.

Refuse and recycling calendar reminder

Published on Friday 4th April 2014

RESIDENTS of Hartlepool are reminded that a new on-line calendar providing details of their refuse and recycling collections for the next 12 months is now available.

Sailing course for juniors

Published on Thursday 3rd April 2014

YOUNG people in Hartlepool are being offered an opportunity to learn how to sail.

Still time to have your say on shop front design guide

Published on Thursday 3rd April 2014

THERE’S still time for people to give their views on proposed new guidelines to encourage good design of shop fronts in Hartlepool.

New club for older girls in Hartlepool

Published on Wednesday 2nd April 2014

A NEW club for older girls in Hartlepool has opened its doors, offering a mix of exciting activities and tips for life.

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