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Air views on healthy heart check scheme

Published on Thursday 2nd July 2015

HEALTH chiefs in Hartlepool are appealing for local people to complete a short questionnaire to help ascertain the level of awareness of the free Healthy Heart Check scheme.

The show you just can’t ‘bear’ to miss!

Published on Monday 6th July 2015

Hugless Douglas - a huggable, lovable young brown bear who wakes up one morning in desperate need of a hug - is heading to Hartlepool.

Football treat on offer for Hartlepool youngsters

Published on Monday 6th July 2015

YOUNG Hartlepool United fans are being given the chance to watch games at Victoria Park next season for free.

Get set for summer of fun!

Published on Friday 3rd July 2015

A WIDE range of summer sports fun will be on offer in Hartlepool throughout the summer holidays.

Help shape hearing loss blueprint

Published on Thursday 2nd July 2015

A SPECIAL event will be held in Hartlepool later this month (Thursday 16 July) when local people will have an opportunity to shape the town’s Hearing Loss Strategy.

Drop-in sessions at Oscar’s

Published on Thursday 2nd July 2015

A COUNCIL-RUN after school and holiday programme for children is opening its doors to parents who might be interested in using the service.

Launch of new football league

Published on Wednesday 1st July 2015

TEAMS are being sought to compete in a new men’s football league arriving this month at Hartlepool’s Brierton Community Sports Centre.

Future development of urgent care services

Published on Tuesday 30th June 2015

HARTLEPOOL’S Health and Wellbeing Board has received an update about the provision of urgent care services in the town.

Former bakery purchase will resolve residents’ concerns

Published on Tuesday 30th June 2015

CAB HARTLEPOOL Council has agreed to purchase a former bakery in the town after local residents expressed concerns over the future use of the building.

Once upon a time at the Museum of Hartlepool ...

Published on Tuesday 30th June 2015

ONCE upon a time in a land far away, There was a place where you could go and play, And learn about the tales of old, Of princesses, bears, and soldiers so bold ...

Free hot drinks for bus travellers

Published on Tuesday 30th June 2015

RESIDENTS of Hartlepool are being urged to “go by bus” when travelling to and from work as part of a campaign to promote public transport.

Health event

Published on Tuesday 30th June 2015

NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) would like to invite local people to contribute towards the development of health services provided in the community.

Last call for technology grant applications

Published on Tuesday 30th June 2015

A FINAL call has gone out for Hartlepool voluntary and community organisations wishing to benefit from a local technology grant scheme.

New picnic tables in time for fine weather

Published on Monday 29th June 2015

HARTLEPOOL residents may notice a new addition at a 100-acre country park in the town.

Green travel boost for town

Published on Monday 29th June 2015

A NEW green travel scheme has been launched to try to improve the health of Hartlepool residents, make the town’s roads safer and boost the local economy.

Get your skates on for the Jam Fest

Published on Monday 29th June 2015

YOUNG skateboarders, inline skaters and BMX fans are invited to put their skills to the test in an exciting afternoon of competitions at a popular Hartlepool attraction.

First World War anniversary show is in the running for a top award

Published on Monday 29th June 2015

ONE of the main events organised last year by Hartlepool Council to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War and the German naval bombardment of the town is in the running for a leading award.

Explorer Bus is set to hit the road again

Published on Monday 29th June 2015

A FREE bus service will be running in Hartlepool over the school summer holidays to help locals and visitors alike get to and from the town’s attractions.

Music festival tickets on sale now

Published on Friday 26th June 2015

On the 19th September 2015 Hartlepool Marina aims to host its first major music event at the Jacksons Landing site celebrating and showcasing some of the finest talent in the North East.

Statement issued by Councillor Kevin Cranney

Published on Friday 26th June 2015

I would like to apologise publicly for a comment I made to a member of the public at an Extraordinary Meeting of Hartlepool Borough Council on March 12 this year.

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