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BBC News: Ashya parents fight extradition
Monday 1st September 2014
Click for BBC news. Great photo by Chris Spracklen!

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Welcome to your West Rainton Community Information Portal for the Houghton-le-Spring area

This portal gives you super quick access to local news and information around West Rainton and the Houghton-le-Spring area - plus the very best of the internet! Enter any UK postcode in the Your Location tab (top right) and all the local news, events and links currently set for West Rainton will relocate for you! This will allow you to use this same site while you are travelling on business or on holiday - so you don't have to learn lots of different websites to have an in depth view of another area. So to save time and money make this 2day portal your homepage (Click the 'Make Homepage' button in Tools.)

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Historic Photos, Maps & Jigsaws of West Rainton
Why not click below for some amazing old photos or maps of West Rainton or the Houghton-le-Spring area in days gone by!

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Live BBC News for County Durham

Head teacher admits sex assault

A 61-year-old former head teacher from Middlesbrough pleads guilty to a sex assault on a girl.

Roman fort development fears allayed

Owners of Binchester Roman Fort move to allay fears that the site near Bishop Auckland could be developed after they put it up for sale.

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.

Profile: Rona Fairhead

Teesside-educated Rona Fairhead, the government's preferred candidate to chair the BBC Trust, has a wealth of experience in business and media and will be the first woman to fill the role.

WW2 prisoner's grave found by nephew

A grave is officially dedicated after a long search

'Pleasure in unexpected discovery'

Hidden treasures - have you spotted them?