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February 20, 2018 6:58 AM Ofsted warns secondary schools to stop suspending poorly performing students after some were found to have unusually high exclusion rates

Ofsted has warned secondary schools to stop suspending poorly-performing students so that they can boost league table performance. The education watchdog has found some schools have unusually high exclusion rates - particularly in the North East and Yorkshire. Pupils should only be suspended from school for extreme behaviour such as violence, threats 10

February 4, 2018 4:20 AM Proud father Simon Thomas watches as his son Ethan walks out as a mascot in Norwich two months after the death of his wife

Sky Sports presenter Simon Thomas lifted his spirits on Saturday as his son was cheered by Norwich City supporters when he came onto the pitch as a mascot. The broadcaster, whose wife Gemma died of leukemia at the age of 40 in November, took his son Ethan to see the Canaries play Middlesbrough on Saturday. Ethan, eight, was pictured walking onto the pitch 12

January 28, 2018 9:57 AM Northern cafes compete over most disgusting sounding breakfast

LOCAL cafes in the North of England are competing over who has the most revolting sounding breakfast. Every cafe north of Birmingham is taking part, with the winner receiving as many pigs’ trotters as they can fit in their car. Bill McKay, a cafe owner from Hull, said: “You can come in and just order a normal breakfast, that’s fine. “But if you’re a lorry 8

January 28, 2018 1:01 AM Stoke launch £14m move to sign Galatasaray's Badou Ndiaye with midfielder left out of Saturday's game against Osmanlispor amid interest

Stoke City have made a £14million bid for Galatasaray midfielder Badou Ndiaye. The Senegal international was left out of Saturday's game against Osmanlispor after pleading with the club management to let him leave amid interest from Stoke and other clubs. A Galatasaray statement read: 'Badou Ndiaye has received offers from clubs overseas. Ndiaye is rated 19

January 20, 2018 1:34 AM More than life, death and pies: Fight to save Hartlepool United

Hartlepool United is on the brink of administration and the difficulties the club is facing are keenly felt in the town. After a troubled few years Hartlepool United is on the brink of administration with debts of £1.8m and immediate bills of £200,000. Fans of the North East club organised a sell-out for the Saturday home game against Wrexham alongside 8

January 4, 2018 3:30 PM Tony Pulis appoints two new faces to Middlesbrough backroom staff

New boss Tony Pulis has named former West Brom duo Dave Kemp and Jonathan Gould to his matchday mix Tony Pulis has started to build his backroom by appointing two of his long time lieutenants to the Boro staff. The new boss has today named Dave Kemp as his assistant and Jonathan Gould as goalkeeping coach. Jonathan Woodgate , who stepped up from the Academy 9

January 1, 2018 5:16 PM Championship round-up: Middlesbrough earn Tony Pulis his first win after staging comeback to win at Preston while Norwich beat Millwall

The first Championship matches of 2018 took place on Monday with the pick of the action at Deepdale where Preston hosted Tony Pulis' Middlesbrough. Boro eventually won an entertaining game 3-2 after Daniel Ayala put his team ahead in Pulis' second match in charge on 13 minutes. But in a lively opening Callum Robinson headed in an equaliser 60 seconds 15

December 30, 2017 9:20 PM Championship round-up: Tony Pulis suffers defeat in first Middlesbrough match as Aston Villa prevail while Derby's stunning form continues

Tony Pulis tasted defeat in his first proper match as Middlesbrough manager as they were beaten by Aston Villa. Pulis replaced Garry Monk hours before the Boxing Day win over Bolton, but four days later saw some of the problems faced by his predecessor as Robert Snodgrass' 75th-minute header earned Villa a 1-0 win. Derby's stunning run of form continued 8

December 29, 2017 10:47 AM Indian takeaway raided by two men 'carrying weapons' in South Bank

Cash was stolen from Ruchi Indian Takeaway on Normanby Road on Thursday Two men, allegedly carrying sharp weapons, raided Ruchi Indian Takeaway on Thursday evening. Police were called at 9.30pm to Normanby Road in South Bank, Middlesbrough. He was wearing a black jacket with a hood, black scarf and dark trousers. The second was of similar height and build 9

December 25, 2017 2:35 PM Man charged after Christmas killing at Manjaros restaurant in Middlesbrough

Mazhar Ali was attacked inside Manjaros in Middlesbrough, which was due to open for the homeless on Christmas Day. Mazhar Ali was attacked inside Manjaros in Linthorpe Road at 3.40pm on Sunday and was taken to James Crook University Hospital in a critical condition. Cleveland Police said a 20-year-old man from Middlesbrough had been charged with murder 9