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BBC News: EU 'must act on Russia aggression'
Saturday 30th August 2014
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Live BBC News for County Durham

Buyer for land where 'eyesore' stood

Land in Teesside formerly home to the "eyesore" Billingham House moves a step closer to being brought back into use.

Police under fire over crime records

Concerns are raised about the way a North East police force deals with allegations of rape and other serious offences.

Lancaster grounded before displays

Displays by the last two airworthy Lancaster bombers from World War Two are abandoned after one suffers engine problems.

'Pompeii of the North' up for sale

A Roman dig site in County Durham dubbed "the Pompeii of the North" is put up for sale on behalf of the Church of England.

EE boss wins office kicking case

A manager sacked from a call centre after a member of her staff kicked a colleague unconscious at his desk was unfairly dismissed, a tribunal rules.

Driver who killed cyclist sentenced

Lorry driver Kevin Young is given a suspended sentence for killing cyclist Anthony Winter on outskirts of Darlington.

More arrests over drive-by shooting

Police investigating a drive-by shooting in County Durham make 10 further arrests.