Shields Gazette

South Shields MP says Theresa May is putting ‘jobs and trade at risk’ by leaving single market

Politics 11
The new smart phones being used by Northumbria Police.

New smart phones enable police officers to record crime on the go


Brave Bradley Lowery undergoes antibody stage of pioneering treatment


‘The service is a joke’ - Metro passengers react to new timetable news

News 5

Ferry crew make the grade as boat skippers


Prime Minister will walk away from Brexit talks rather than accept ‘punitive’ deal

Politics 1

Abusive Metro passengers warned they will be brought to justice after Hebburn man jailed

News 2
Newcasetle Crown Court

Man jailed over baseball bat attack and threats to kill his ex-girlfriend

South Tyneside District Hospital.

Staffing challenge for hospital bosses as unions reveal alliance fears

Aleksandar Mitrovic (Pic: Terry Rickeard)

Aleksandar Mitrovic offers to return early for injury-hit Newcastle

Newcastle United
Rafa Benitez

Rafa Benitez responds to reports about Mike Ashley taking a hands-on approach to transfers at Newcastle

Newcastle United
Rafa Benitez

Newcastle United news: Benitez faces media, Ashley takes hands-on role

Newcastle United
Dwight Gayle

Vurnon Anita facing TWO months on sidelines, better news on Dwight Gayle

Newcastle United

Sunderland boss David Moyes won’t put survival bid at risk

Sunderland AFC

Mike Ashley throws curveball as injury-hit Newcastle close in on transfer breakthrough

Newcastle United

Karl Darlow adamant Newcastle United squad can cope with injury crisis

Newcastle United
The cast of Beauty and The Beast.

REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast, Westovian Theatre, South Shields, until January 21

George Michael, who died on Christmas Day.

George Michael 'died of accidental drugs overdose', his cousin says


Jarrow panto gets set for lift off with sparkling performance of Cinderella

It's November 1966 and  Franchi's new bar opened in the Market Place.

Photos spark memories of great South Shields meeting places

Would you get acupuncture for your baby?

Would you stick needles in your baby to stop it crying?

Health 1
Three officers reading the Shields Gazette on board the vessel Nurtureton, while it was  moored in Bombay in 1934/35. This is the vessel Joe R Franklin (pictured in the centre of the photograph) was serving on just prior to the publication of the stowaway story. Ann would like to know the names of the other two officers.

The South Shields link to the tragic stowaway