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Leisure centre gym re-opens

Published on Wednesday 6th May 2015

THE gym at Mill House Leisure Centre has now re-opened following its temporary closure due to a leaking roof.

Half-term fun at Summerhill

Published on Wednesday 6th May 2015

THERE are lots of great activities lined up at Hartlepool’s Summerhill Country Park and Visitor Centre this half term.

Book your free sailing sessions

Published on Wednesday 6th May 2015

THERE is still a chance for residents of Hartlepool to try their hand at sailing at a special event this weekend.

Join us to remember VE Day

Published on Wednesday 6th May 2015

TIME is running out for people in Hartlepool to get free tickets to a special film screening and dance to mark the 70th anniversary of VE (Victory in Europe) Day.

Temporary closure of recycling centre

Published on Friday 1st May 2015

HARTLEPOOL Council’s Waste and Recycling Centre will close temporarily for a period next Wednesday (6 May) to enable essential maintenance work to take place.

No change to refuse/recycling collections

Published on Friday 1st May 2015

THERE will be no change to refuse/recycling collections following the May Day bank holiday (Monday, May 4), Hartlepool residents are reminded.

Dave walks his way to a volunteering milestone

Published on Friday 1st May 2015

A DEDICATED Hartlepool man has been given an award by Hartlepool Council after notching up an impressive 1,000 hours as a volunteer walk leader.

Walk4Life through Coast and Country

Published on Friday 1st May 2015

TWO North East local authorities have teamed up to create an exciting free walking event along a local stretch of England’s new national coastal path.

Curtain up on the life and death of a screen icon

Published on Thursday 30th April 2015

THE dazzling life of screen legend Marilyn Monroe is stripped bare in a gripping and poignant new drama at Hartlepool Town Hall Theatre next week.

We’ll help you on the route to your family tree

Published on Thursday 30th April 2015

PEOPLE are invited to get to grips with computers and trace their family history online at some new free sessions at Hartlepool’s Seaton Carew Library.

Dog beach ban to come into force

Published on Thursday 30th April 2015

A SEASONAL ban that excludes dogs from some Hartlepool beaches is about to come into force.

Remembering Lynn Street

Published on Wednesday 29th April 2015

PEOPLE in Hartlepool are invited to remember the heyday of the town’s former Lynn Street shopping area at a special nostalgia event.

Help us spread the lessons of the Holocaust

Published on Tuesday 28th April 2015

A GROUP of Hartlepool young people who are spreading the word about the Holocaust and the lessons to be learnt from it are on the lookout for new members.

Bag yourself a bargain book

Published on Tuesday 28th April 2015

SCORES of bargain books are up for grabs at Hartlepool’s Central Library in York Road, which is having a spring sale of old titles to make way for new stock.

Let’s push the boat out!

Published on Tuesday 28th April 2015

RESIDENTS of Hartlepool are being urged to “push the boat out” at a special event next month.

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.

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 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.

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