Shields Gazette

Trail of cannabis leaves led police to £60k drugs farm in South Shields

Crime
Rodney Bewes, centre, in a Likely Lads scene.

Likely Lads sitcom star Rodney Bewes dies at the age of 79

News
Drug-driver Connor Emms.

Drug driver admits causing death of young pedestrian in hit-and-run smash

News
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Child safety fears over controversial new housing plan

News

When are the Metros running over Christmas and New Year?

Transport

Band ready for debut album launch after pressing pause on recording

News

South Shields theatre regular gears up for panto season

News
Royal Voluntary Service commissioned services operations manager Nigel Green, volunteer manager Ethel Ramsey, third from left, and volunteers Hazel Davies and Geraldine Stobbs present the �24,000 cheque to South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trusts medical devices co-ordinator Clare Williams and director of estates and facilities Steve Jamieson

South Tyneside hospital gets £24,000 charity boost

News
Market Tavern landlord Tony Lenaghan, DMA programme director Ross Forbes, executive member Barry Chambers, and DMA chairman Joe Whitworth.

Miners' union raises a toast to anniversary on the spot its founders first met

News
Aleksandar Mitrovic celebrates scoring against Nottingham Forest in the EFL CUP back in August.

Read Aleksandar Mitrovic’s full heartfelt interview on his Newcastle future

Newcastle United
Amanda Staveley.

Amanda Staveley waits on Newcastle’s response after tabling bid

Newcastle United
Aleksandar Mitrovic

Aleksandar Mitrovic delivers bombshell to Newcastle ahead of January transfer window

Newcastle United
Chris Coleman.

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman looking to improve on recruitment

Sunderland AFC

Sunderland’s Duncan Watmore suffers more injury heartache

Sunderland AFC

Amanda Staveley's PCP Capital Partners 'table £300m bid' for Newcastle

Newcastle United

VOTE: 10 players who have played for both Sunderland and Aston Villa

Sunderland AFC

Chris Coleman reveals Sunderland January budget and Ellis Short transfer conversations

Sunderland AFC
Will you be tuning in to the Doctor Who Christmas special?

Doctor Who Christmas Special - what we know so far

TV and Film
The Union Choir. Photo by David Wala.

Band ready for debut album launch after pressing pause on recording

News
South Shields Round Tablers at Harton Comprehensive in March 1993. They are:    Ken Charles, Kenny Daniels, Jim Colledge and Eric Gill.

That was entertainment, South Tyneside style

Nostalgia
Farouk Hussein serves drinks from the new cocktail bar at the Shanti Tandoori in December 1984.

Some favourite South Tyneside eating places

Nostalgia
Meconopsis Lingholm (Himalayan blue poppy). Picture by: Plant World Seeds

Gardening: Get free seeds with Plant World Seeds’ new catalogue

Lifestyle