Shields Gazette

Green Party announces general election candidates for South Shields and Jarrow

Politics 1
A police officer.

South Shields yobs targeted by police in anti-social behaviour crackdown

Are you heading away this weekend? Picture: PA.

Drivers warned to expect delays as holidaymakers take to the roads

Sunny spells

There is just a week left to spend or bank your old paper fivers


Winners celebrate Sunderland and South Tyneside Health Awards


South Shields nursery hailed as ‘outstanding’ by education watchdogs

News 1

Rail reminder: How Sunderland and Hartlepool services are affected by Friday's train strike

Lewis Knapp's funeral procession arrives at South Shields Crematorium.

Hundreds turn out to pay their last respects to ‘lovely lad’ Lewis Knapp

News 2
Leam Lane advertising sign

Council grants itself permission for controversial sign – six months after it was installed

News 14
John O'Shea was at fault for Marten de Roon's goal

John O’Shea and Sunderland players ready for another ugly mood – but want to give fans something back

Sunderland AFC
Jamaal Lascelles.

Injury-hit Rafa Benitez left counting the cost of a gruelling few weeks at Newcastle

Newcastle United
Newcastle owner Mike Ashley with Lee Charnley

Rafa Benitez outlines his approach to talks with Newcastle owner Mike Ashley

Newcastle United
Newcastle United boss Rafa Benitez.

Rafa Benitez offers revealing insight into his mindset ahead of Mike Ashley meeting at Newcastle

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez outlines why he’s desperate to carry on winning at Newcastle

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez reveals lengthy injury list for Newcastle's visit to Cardiff

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez reveals conversation with Newcastle owner Mike Ashley

Newcastle United
Which albums are you looking forward to this year? Picture: Pixabay.

Albums to look forward to over the next two months

South Tyneside College students, and lecturer Tony Pottinger, back row, right, rehearse ahead of their performance at Liverpool's Cavern Club.

Students get dream chance to play at iconic former home of The Beatles

Alabama 3 onstage at Stockton Georgian Theatre.

Review: Alabama 3, Stockton Georgian Theatre

Music 1
Who is the lone policeman in this photo of an England v Ireland schoolboy match?

A look at the golden age of local football in South Shields

Nostalgia 1
Will you be jetting off this winter? Picture: PA.

Ryanair announces new winter routes from Newcastle Airport