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Police officer hit by car after firearms incident at Post Office

Crime
The detail on the model

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

News
Jordan Cuthill.

Sunderland Facebook yob launched sledgehammer attack on grandad's home

Crime

Van destroyed in suspected arson attack in South Shields

News

New jobs as Toys 'R' Us confirms details of new store in Sunderland

Business

Debenhams launches recruitment drive for hundreds of Christmas staff

Business

Durham and England all-rounder Ben Stokes arrested on suspicion of attack

News

Former Newcastle United chairman Freddy Shepherd dies

Sport
Adam Z Robinson and Ben Styles as The Storyteller and The Musician in the Book of Darkness and Light.

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

News
Experts say scrums and tackling should be banned in school rugby, as children risk being seriously injured.

Ban tackling and scrums from schools rugby, say experts

Education

Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

News

Safety top priority for roads bosses as they ask the public to help choose new A19 junction layout

Transport
The A19 south of Peterlee

Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

News
Ryanair

Ryanair pilots reject £12,000 bonus offers to help ease cancellation crisis - and instead ask for better contracts

Transport
The 'severed hand' found on the A19. Credit: Cleveland & Durham RPU.

A19 lane closure after 'severed hand' found in central reservation

News

Police officer hit by car after firearms incident at Post Office

Crime
Jordan Cuthill.

Sunderland Facebook yob launched sledgehammer attack on grandad's home

Crime
The damage to the house

Bogus gardener warning after South Shields house raid

News
General view up Cedar Road, Fenham. Picture from Google Maps.

Man held on suspicion of explosives offences after counter-terrorism operation in North East

Crime

Ban tackling and scrums from schools rugby, say experts

Education
Headmaster Gareth McCullough and staff at the new school

Headteacher tells of aims at Jarrow special needs school

News
Residents of Makendon Street are fed up with inconsiderate parking by parents with children at St Aloysius School.

New row flares at school as parents say ‘bollards’ to safer parking measures

News
Picture by Chris Radburn/PA Wire

North East university rankings released: How Sunderland, Durham, Newcastle, Teesside and Northumbria fared

Education
Sunderland College's city centre campus.

Sunderland College accused of ‘blatant’ ad-van stunt to poach students from rival providers

News

New jobs as Toys 'R' Us confirms details of new store in Sunderland

Business
Debenhams is recruiting almost 250 staff in the North East to help out over Christmas.

Debenhams launches recruitment drive for hundreds of Christmas staff

Business
The A19 near Peterlee. Credit: Google.

Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

News
TV store owner Brian Thompson. Pic: PA.

TV dealer admits charges over Kodi boxes which allow users to watch football and films illegally

Crime

Student swamped with orders for Jeremy Corbyn Toby Jug launched to help pay university fees

Politics
Sir Vince Cable. Picture by PA

'We're not just Ukip in reverse' - Sir Vince Cable calls for wealth taxes at Lib Dem party conference

Politics
It is hoped an inquiry would look at how the A19 can be made safer.

MP vows to overcome road blocks in campaign for safer A19

News

Almost one in four new benefit claimants not paid within six weeks

Politics
European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker

Gazette readers hit back at EU chief over Brexit

News

Till Death Us Do Part actor Tony Booth, who became father-in-law of Tony Blair, dies aged 85

TV and Film
Coun Moira Smith

South Tynesiders urged to step up their efforts for National Recycle Week

News
Funds will help back projects to encourage people to put their waste in the bin and innovative ways to help manage rubbish.

South Tyneside council bosses urged to do more to tackle dog foulers and litter louts

News

Drivers under fire over South Shields bus lane fines

News

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

Health
South Tyneside District Hospital

Hospital bosses still need to do more to safeguard youngsters in their care

News
Avocado is among the superfoods you should eat as part of a healthy diet.

Shaping Up: Five ‘superfoods’ you should eat regularly

Opinion
Acai powder.

Recipe of the week: Raspberry acai smoothie bowl

Opinion
Graham Low doing his 777 workout.

Shaping Up: Can you handle our 777 workout?

Opinion