Shields Gazette

Council demands public inquiry into policing of Orgreave picket lines during Miners Strike

Politics

South Shields MP opens heart over gran’s dementia battle

News
Coral Patrick was a finalist in the Miss Great Britain pageant. Pic by Carro Studio.

South Shields Miss Great Britain finalist Coral shines at pageant final

News
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Virgin Trains East Coast workers get set to stage 24-hour strike

News

Northern Threads: Celebrating 10 years of the shop they said wouldn’t last

News 4

Danger driver fled police on three wheels for 10 miles before smashing into a wall

Crime

Award winning comedian Omid Djalili set for North East gig

News 1
Anthony Nelson has won 11 of his 12 professional bouts.

South Shields boxer Anthony Nelson delighted as fight wins national prize

News
MS sufferer Paul George is hoping to raise �40,000 for stem cell treatment.

Can you help MS patient Paul receive life-changing stem cell treatment?

News
Christian Benteke scores the late winner

Alan Shearer says Sunderland players have worrying lack of concentration

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Lamine Kone

Lamine Kone reflects on Sunderland collapse against Crystal Palace

Sunderland AFC
Newcastle United players celebrate after Aston Villa's Tommy Elphick scored an own goal

Analysis: Matz Sels not to blame at Aston Villa – and Twitter abuse is mindless and pathetic

Newcastle United
Jermain Defoe celebrates one of his goals

Analysis: Sunderland desperate for some home comforts

Sunderland AFC

Newcastle sweating on fitness of key player for Norwich clash

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez reveals his approach to Newcastle’s huge game against Norwich

Newcastle United

Ciaran Clark reveals the painful lessons learnt from Newcastle’s draw at Villa

Newcastle United
Robbie Williams has announced he is releasing a new album in November.

Robbie Williams announces new album for November

Music 1
Workers on Virgin Trains East Coast are to stage a 24-hour strike next week in a row over jobs and conditions.

Virgin Trains East Coast workers get set to stage 24-hour strike

News
This picture of Cub Scouts prompted Phil Crowell to get in touch.

Readers provide answers to some of our picture puzzlers

Nostalgia

27 pictures from a Big Night Out in South Shields

Lifestyle