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Tuesday, 23 September 2014

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Inquest verdict on Stocksfield women killed in Spanish crash

Ruth Robson Heather Brierly THREE friends killed in a head-on collision in Spain could have done nothing to prevent the crash, an inquest has heard.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Haltwhistle must exploit its untapped economic potential

hxJohnClark37ct ALARM bells are ringing in Haltwhistle – and not just from the bedside clocks on offer at Richard Skeet’s Centre of Britain Electrix shop on Westgate.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Hexham: Beaufront Show celebrates 90th anniversary

hxbeaushowkids ONE of Tynedale’s longest-running summer events celebrated its 90th anniversary in style last Saturday.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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The end is nigh for old trains, but rail fares double in price

THE rattletrap Pacer trains which operate on the Tyne Valley line could be replaced by sleek modern electric trains.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Fourstones: Manure-fuelled energy plant causes concerns

SCORES of people have added their voices to the mounting objections to proposals for a waste-powered energy plant at Fourstones.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Heddon: Fred sets sail again for Arctic Convoy memorial in Russia

Hxfredj A 91-YEAR-OLD World War Two veteran from Heddon has just returned from Russia where he witnessed the unveiling of a memorial to the sailors of the Arctic Convoys.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Wall: Driver unhurt as tractor bursts into flames

THE road between Acomb and Brunton crossroads was closed for two hours last Thursday when a tractor burst into flames

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Hexham: Girl stuck in tree is rescued

AN adventurous youngster who decided it would be fun to climb one of the trees on Hexham’s Sele finished up getting stuck 35 feet off the ground on Friday.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Corbridge: First school head was ‘not sacked’

THE saga surrounding the former head of Corbridge First School took a new twist this week when, after announcing that Julie Logan had been sacked, the school governors announced they had changed their minds.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Win tickets to Allendale’s first folk festival

OUR competition to mark the launch of the Allen Valley’s Folk Festival could be just the ticket for readers.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Haltwhistle: Council holds minute’s silence to honour Joyce

Hxjoycerob SHE was a dedicated magistrate and staunch Labour councillor who once had dinner with the Queen.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Passionate plea for A69 upgrade

UNLESS the A69 trunk road is made into a dual carriageway throughout its length, Haltwhistle will die.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Judges reward Prudhoe gardeners

PRIZE-WINNING horticulturists will take the spotlight this weekend as the Prudhoe in Bloom awards presentation gets under way.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Get the measure of your sunflower

hxsunfleur DO you have the measure of the Hexham Courant sunflower competition?

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Haltwhistle: Fire station move mooted when police station shuts

HALTWHISTLE’S police officers are set to move in with the town’s firefighters when the police station on Aesica Road finally closes.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Prudhoe: Library is shut as a safeguard

HEALTH and safety concerns have prompted the temporary closure of Prudhoe library.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Prudhoe: ‘Judith smiled every day of her life’

Hxjudyg LIFE could not have been sweeter for Prudhoe’s Judith Garrett.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Bellingham: Upset as cemetery gates are blocked during show

GRIEVING families were barred entry to the cemetery in Bellingham to prevent people entering the village show without paying – for the second year running.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Housing venture has green credentials

hxMonicaB37ct A THOMAS Bewick engraving of an iconic moorland bird has been chosen to symbolise a community housing group set to spread its wings.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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Corbridge: Charity fashion show covers 100 years of blushing brides

Hxgabybridal MORE than 30 vintage wedding dresses, some dating back as far as 1880, are about to go on display in a fund-raising fashion show in Corbridge.

Last updated 17 September 2014
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