Shields Gazette

Transport chiefs give their backing for our Safe A19 campaign

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Lynwood Way play park

Why a new play park has neighbours at their ‘wit’s end’

Heavy showers

Fire crews called to blaze during Murder Mystery event at Customs House in South Shields

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Regular assaulted barman after being refused paper cup for beer at South Shields pub


Neglected tarantula and dog rescued in crackdown on drugs in North East


Dad’s road safety call receives public backing

Dean Hart is wanting to open a motocross practice track in South Tyneside

‘Positive’ meeting over plans for new bike track in South Tyneside

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Barrie Smith celebrates scoring for South Shields FC in their 5-0 win over Brighouse Town on Tuesday. Image by Peter Talbot.

South Shields FC’s players look to impress in front of BBC cameras

Non League
George Honeyman slots home Sunderland's opener at Sheffield Wednesday last night.

Phil Smith’s analysis: Sunderland’s show of resilience in Sheffield another good sign for the season ahead

Sunderland AFC
Newcastle United new signing Joselu (Photo by Serena Taylor/Newcastle United via Getty Images).

Newcastle United new-boy Joselu keen to make up for lost time

Newcastle United
Lewis Grabban rues a missed chance in Sunderland's draw at Sheffield Wednesday last night.

Sunderland’s character in Hillsborough draw delights boss Simon Grayson

Sunderland AFC
Rafa Benitez's Newcastle are rumoured to be have targeted George Hurst, according to the Daily Mail

Transfer rumours: Newcastle linked with move for England youth star plus Chelsea, Arsenal and Man United make the headlines

Newcastle United

Revealed: The Newcastle United flop who persuaded Joselu to join Magpies

Newcastle United

Joselu: I've been playing for Newcastle already - on the Playstation!

Newcastle United

Sunderland players buy into Simon Grayson's philosophy - in classroom and out on pitch

Sunderland AFC
Ministry of Defence file phot of a Spitfire P7350 (front) flying alongside Hurricane LF363 (back) from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, over RAF Conningsby.

Sunderland Airshow stars grounded: Battle of Britain Memorial Flight plans hit by safety fears

Elaine Paige is heading to Sage Gateshead

Win: Tickets to see Elaine Paige on North East tour date

Box sets can be seriously bad for your health, research has found

Why binge-watching box sets could be seriously damaging your health

TV and Film
Mr J G R Middleton, chairman of the South Shields Miniature Railway Socity  with members Joseph Long and Jim Robinson.

Train society’s bid to attract new members

Airport security

One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced electronic items

Jim McIntosh, projectionist, demonstrates new projection equipment to some of the newsboy and girls at the cinema in  February 1980.

Getting to grips with work in South Tyneside