Shields Gazette

Police officer hit by car after firearms incident at Post Office

The detail on the model

Model of South Shields steamship captured and sunk in First World War expected to fetch thousands at auction

Freddy Shepherd in the shadow of St James's Park for the unveiling of Alan Shearer's statue last year.

Former Newcastle United chairman Freddy Shepherd dies


Ghost story fans urged to send in their favourites to appear in spooky new show


Ban tackling and scrums from schools rugby, say experts


Bereaved families unite to take part in memorial cycle ride and, inset, Eve Rowe


South Shields travel agent names in top eight in the country

Jen Campbell is a full time author after working as a book seller.

Author who created book-loving dragon returns to native North East for Durham Book Festival

A nurse preparing to give a patient a vaccine, as a new study shows that being in a good mood when you get your flu jab could boost its effectiveness. Picture by PA

Being in a good mood could boost the effectiveness of flu jabs, finds study

Valon Berisha

Newcastle eye Turkish-based winger, Red Bull Salzburg midfielder watched plus Liverpool, Man United, Man City & Chelsea make the headlines

Newcastle United
Ben Stokes

Durham & England's Ben Stokes arrested - OUT of fourth ODI v West Indies

Simon Grayson

Sunderland boss Simon Grayson confident of turning season around

Sunderland AFC
Rafa Benitez

Newcastle United briefing: Rafa Benitez contract update, Peter Beardsley 'disappointed' with Scott Sellars

Newcastle United

Keaton Jennings exits Durham to pen Lancashire deal


Is Rafa Benitez set for a new deal at Newcastle? Here's what we know

Newcastle United

Isaac Hayden reflects on a harsh lesson for Newcastle’s young team

Newcastle United

Is it time for Joselu to be taken out of the firing line at Newcastle?

Newcastle United
Aaron Sidwell, Helen Woolf and Amy Ross

Former Eastenders actor Aaron Sidwell amongst cast for Wicked at Sunderland Empire

Theatre and Comedy
Love is in the air at Hairspray.

REVIEW: Hairspray, Sunderland Empire, until September 30

Whats on
Wearsider Charlotte Crosby could be appearing in I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! Photo by PA.

Charlotte Crosby heading for the I'm a Celebrity jungle according to reports

Morganite Resistors on Bede Trading Estate in October 1957.

Recalling Morganite Resistors and more

Who gets your vote in Pub of the Year?

Vote for your South Tyneside Pub of the Year

A busy scene in King Street.

Digging up gems about South Shields jewellers