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Consett leisure centre stabbing: Man pleads guilty

A man has pleaded guilty to attempted murder after a man was stabbed at a gym in County Durham.

Police were called to the Belle View Leisure Centre in Consett on 28 January after reports a 22-year-old man had suffered stab wounds.

Josh Henley was taken to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary.

At Newcastle Crown Court Dale Pipe, 20, of Thornfield Road, Consett, also pleaded guilty to three charges of having an offensive weapon.

He was remanded in custody to be sentenced at a later date.