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.
Game Of Thrones star Emilia Clarke on character's 'heartbreaking' loss
Game Of Thrones star Emilia Clarke has commented on her character’s "heartbreaking" loss in this week’s episode.
Jay Z denies his latest song was written about Kanye West
Jay Z has said his latest song is not aimed at Kanye West.
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.
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.
Man held in Calais charged with escaping open prison 22 years ago
A man accused of absconding from an open prison 22 years ago has been arrested at the Eurotunnel site in Calais, France.
Fire at recycling plant in Blackburn engulfs 100 tons of plastic
A fire that ripped through a plastic recycling plant was narrowly prevented from escalating to a bigger disaster, fire services have said.
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