Tackling Number Plate Theft In County Durham
A new campaign called "Plate Safe" is being trialled for a fortnight in Bishop Auckland.
LISTEN: University Life Means Independence
It shows that university is a defining point in life rather than employment or getting married.
LISTEN: Food Parcels For Pet Dogs
The scheme known as ‘Ruff Times’ has been set up by Durham Constabulary Sergeant Dave Clarke in partnership with animal charity Stray Aid.
Rural Crime Risen By 7% In North Yorkshire
The figures form part of NFU Mutual’s annual Rural Crime Report. It cost North Yorkshire over £1.1m in 2016, up 7% from £1m in 2015.
Nutty Professor star Jerry Lewis dies aged 91
US comedian Jerry Lewis, famous for his role as The Nutty Professor, has died aged 91.
Thousands petition to swap Confederate statue for Missy Elliott
A petition to replace a Confederate monument in Virginia with a Missy Elliott statue has been signed by more than 20,000 people.
Bonnie Tyler to perform Total Eclipse during actual total eclipse
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity has arisen to witness a phenomenon up close - while also catching a glimpse of a solar eclipse.
Sir Bruce Forsyth: Tributes to 'king of TV and prince of performers'
Strictly Come Dancing presenters Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly have paid tribute to "gentleman and true legend" Sir Bruce Forsyth.
Big Ben's bongs fall silent amid renovations ding dong
Hundreds of people have gathered to watch Big Ben fall silent for controversial renovations that will last four years, the longest period in its 157-year history.
Lives at risk from faulty appliances, fire chiefs warn ministers
More people will die in fires caused by faulty white goods if the Government does not take urgent action, according to a letter signed by London's mayor and the London Fire Brigade.
Julian Cadman: British boy confirmed as being among victims of Barcelona attack
British boy Julian Cadman was among the 13 people killed in the Barcelona terror attack, it has been announced.
General Election 2017: 6.5 million voted tactically on 8 June
This year's General Election was a "hold your nose" vote after an estimated 6.5 million people made tactical decisions, according to campaigners.
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