Local musician Lee Maddison aka Maddison's Thread has had his new song 'The Mountain' selected to be used on a soundtrack by the acclaimed documentary maker, Terry Abraham, on his new work, 'The Life Of a Mountain'. Lee popped into Radio Hartlepool to talk about his new song and also played two songs live for us.


 Click here to listen again to Lee's interview and songs

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Hartlepool made the national headlines recently for sad reasons.

John Crompton and his family were taking a holiday in France when their car crashed. John was tragically killed along with two of his children.  His partner Makayla is in hospital along with their other child.

Family friend Sarah Louise Gibbins is fund-raising to help the family



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