Shields Gazette

Police launch rape inquiry as footpath sealed off in South Shields

From left, Jamie Wyatt, Michael Hughes and Stephen Oliver.

Jury in alleged 'scam tax return' website trial told to put 'strong emotions' to one side

Artist Danielle Waterworth exhibition at Hawthorn Arts

Artist puts mental health in spotlight in South Shields exhibition

Light rain

People in South Tyneside urged to have their say over boundary changes


Jarrow junction row petition is gathering pace


Jarrow knife attack victim says he feared for his life


Man accused of Jarrow Metro stab attack appears in court

A man take selfies in waves and high wind at Lahinch in County Clare on the West Coast of Ireland yesterday. Picture by Niall Carson/PA Wire.

Storm Ophelia hits the North East – but how long will it last?

Senior physiotherapist Jon Cohen and frailty nurse lead Tracey Cox.

Hospital team is reacting to needs of older people

Mike Ashley watches from the St James's Park stand.

Mike Ashley keeps an open mind on Newcastle’s sale price as lawyers sift through expressions of interest

Newcastle United
Newcastle United's Matt Ritchie (right) and Southampton's Nathan Redmond battle for the ball.

Matt Ritchie: There are NO ‘superstars’ in this Newcastle team

Newcastle United
Lewis Grabban rues a missed opportunity against QPR

Lewis Grabban reveals how Sunderland can turn their campaign around

Sunderland AFC
South Shields Robert Briggs (left) and Andrew Stephenson go on the attack against Farsley Celtic at Mariners Park last night. Picture by Peter Talbot

South Shields spot on for shoot-out success – after Farsley’s late, late fightback

Non League

5 issues to consider as Mike Ashley attempts to sell Newcastle

Newcastle United

Transfer rumours - Newcastle linked with attacking midfielder plus Tottenham, Chelsea and Man City make the headlines


Newcastle United sale update: Murat Ulker NOT among bidders for club

Newcastle United

Turkish billionaire Murat Ülker reveals £220m bid to buy Newcastle United

Newcastle United
The Umbrella Project by Cirque Bijou

Everything you need to know about next month’s Lumiere spectacular in Durham

Fancy trying out any of these recipes?

National Baking Week: Four super-easy baking recipes for kids

Terraced houses in South Shields.

A lack of home comforts in South Tyneside houses of old