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BBC News: IS 'not America's fight alone'
Tuesday 23rd September 2014
Click for live BBC News. Photo © Chris Spracklen

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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
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Live BBC News for County Durham

'Chubby' Brown is fined at hospital

Comedian Roy "Chubby" Brown is handed a parking ticket at a hospital minutes after handing over a £5,000 cheque to help cancer patients.

Body of dog sea rescue man found

The body of a Stockton man who went missing after entering the North Sea off Sunderland to try to rescue his dog, is recovered.

Retired couple win £4.5m jackpot

A retired couple from County Durham win £4.5m on the lottery.

Trust's bid for Roman site accepted

A Roman dig site in County Durham described as "the Pompeii of the North", is to be sold a trust which has pledged to safeguard its future.

Balls draws blood in football clash

Ed Balls leaves a North East reporter with a bloodied eye in the annual football match between Labour and political journalists.

Fishermen rescued as boat sinks

Three fishermen are rescued after their boat is hit by a wave and begins to sink.

Petition bid to abolish town council

A residents' group on Teesside is calling for a referendum to abolish the town council.