Wednesday Aug 13
Darlington and Stockton Times
U-turn as NHS gives in to pressure for extra meeting
HEALTH bosses have performed a u-turn after coming under pressure to hold an additional public meeting to discuss controversial proposals to dilute the skills of ambulance crews.
The Northern Echo
Leaked ambulance email sparks anger
A LEAKED internal email which suggests controversial changes to the County Durham ambulance service have already been agreed ahead of a series of public meetings has angered councillors.
Rapist who lived in Sunderland has extra eight years on life sentence ...
A RAPIST who is serving a life sentence for attacking a woman has been given eight years for sexual offences against children.