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Fancy a romantic getaway? Here's 8 cosy cottages for a last-minute escape

Laura Love / Gazette Live
From a rural retreat to a stylish barn conversion, there's plenty of choice
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Five men accused of violent disorder involving knife and pole in Middlesbrough to stand trial

Gareth Lightfoot / Gazette Live
David and Liam Bulman, Mohammed Waqas, Junaid Butt and Aysaan Bashir pleaded not guilty to charges at Teesside Crown Court
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NHS GP services facing cash crisis as health bosses warn of £4m black hole

Ian McNeal / Gazette Live
The organisation which runs GP services across large areas of North Yorkshire has warned it faces 'significant challenges'
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Are you a flexitarian? Quorn has 'strongest ever' year as worldwide numbers rocket

Kelley Price / Gazette Live
Quorn is set to join super league of Teesside employers after 'unprecedented' sales growth for 2017 :: What is flexitarianism?
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Barclays Bank closing two Teesside branches due to plummeting customer numbers

Kelley Price / Gazette Live
The number of customers using one of the branches has dropped by more than half, as people swap face-to-face services for internet, phone and mobile
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Not guilty verdict for Andrew Platts but no winners after 'five seconds of madness' with Arron Honzik

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Two men's lives were changed forever in 'five seconds of frantic madness' :: Mr Platts has been cleared of grievous bodily harm with intent
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Jury in Andrew Platts trial told to decide 'what evidence is reliable'

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Andrew Platts denies causing grievous bodily harm with intent to Arron Honzik after he trapped him under a Bentley he was driving
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Andrew Platts-Arron Honzik case summed up as jury prepares to consider verdict

James Cain / Gazette Live
Andrew Platts is on trial for causing grievous bodily harm with intent :: He is accused of trapping him under the white Bentley he was driving
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Andrew Platts trial: Two lives shattered by chaotic row which ended in tragedy, court told

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Andrew Platts denies causing grievous bodily harm with intent in the incident which left Arron Honzik paralysed
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Gran told Arron Honzik to 'do one' and Tees translations - what we learned from Day 3 of Andrew Platts trial

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
The GBH trial of the successful businessman heard more evidence from Mr Platts and also from his mother
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Andrew Platts insists he didn't set out to harm Arron Honzik in Bentley crash

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Andrew Platts' evidence came under cross-examination at his grievous bodily harm with intent trial
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'I've ruined his career' company boss tells trial that he did hit former friend with his Bentley

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Platts admitted causing the injuries to Arron Honzik - but denies he deliberately tried to hurt his former acquaintance
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Andrew Platts trial: Tears, terrified children and Facebook rows - what we learned on day 2

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Platts denies GBH with intent after Arron Honzik was left with devastating injuries from being hit by Platts' Bentley
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Andrew Platts trial: Phone used by Arron Honzik to film part of incident never found

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Arron Honzik said he recorded part of the incident in which he was left paralysed:: It disappeared in the aftermath of the crash
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Andrew Platts trial: Police officer describes aftermath of Bentley hitting Arron Honzik

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Andrew Platts' defence barrister says the scene was 'fairly frantic' after Arron Honzik was left on the ground
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Andrew Platts trial: What we learned after Arron Honzik took the stand on first day of trial

Mike Brown / Gazette Live
Platts, 42, denies causing grievous bodily harm with intent :: Arron Honzik was hit by a Bentley car, and gave evidence in court
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Andrew Platts trial:: Arron Honzik feared he would lose his legs after being pinned under car

Ian Johnson-GAZ / Gazette Live
Company director Andrew Platts is on trial for causing grievous bodily harm with intent to Mr Honzik in a row over a Facebook post
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Trial hears Andrew Platts 'ran Arron Honzik over with white Bentley' after 'hitting mum with car'

Mike Brown / Gazette Live
Andrew Platts, 42, is on trial at Newcastle Crown Court :: Arron Honzik suffered life changing injuries as a result of the incident
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Well-known restaurant closes its doors after a 'wonderful decade'

Laura Love / Gazette Live
The restaurant was well-known for its pizza night :: In previous years it had been named among the best places to eat in the area
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Company boss Andrew Platts goes on trial accused of injuring Arron Honzik in Bentley crash

Ian Johnson / Gazette Live
Andrew Platts faces charges relating to an incident in which Arron Honzik was left with serious spinal damage following a crash on the outskirts of Great Ayton
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