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Passengers face three more days of misery after new rail strike is called

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How did your college or university do?

So how did your college or university do in the new teaching assessment tables?

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Roger Nettleship.

'Irony' that South Tyneside District Hospital review will begin on anniversary of NHS formation

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Joel Price, whose chimney stack was hit by lightning. Pictured with dog Bertie.

Dad’s lucky escape after lightning bolt strikes house

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Three police officers in hospital after assault in South Shields street

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Kaye has an eye on the future as she celebrates 10 years of business in South Shields

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Newcastle United win latest round of legal battle with tax officials over raid on club

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Sisters sing with Bradley Lowery’s classmates for charity single

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British Transport Police are keen to trace this man in connection with the incident.

Pictures released after man racially abuses Metro passengers before exposing himself

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Funeral held for popular Jarrow mechanic and devoted dad Lee Gibson

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Passengers face three more days of misery after new rail strike is called

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The A19 at Hylton Bridge in Sunderland.

A19 closed northbound after crash

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A Metro train.

Delays on Metro system because of power issue

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Mike Henderson, owner of Lakeshore Railroad, says the event will be 'full-on' throughout the weekend.

‘One-off’ chance to see special visiting engines on South Shields park railway

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Metro services are not running between Newcastle and South Shields

Metro delays between South Shields and Newcastle after train fails

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Three police officers in hospital after assault in South Shields street

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British Transport Police are keen to trace this man in connection with the incident.

Pictures released after man racially abuses Metro passengers before exposing himself

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Chris Killen at crown court on Wednesday.

Former North-East professional footballer admits sex attack on young woman

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Goldilocks-style burglar fell asleep in victim's bed after stealing chicken and cider feast

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So how did your college or university do in the new teaching assessment tables?

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South Tyneside College

South Tyneside College ranked alongside Durham University in new grading system

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Durham University denied gold status in new 'teaching excellence' ratings system - but Newcastle achieves top grade

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CCAD's building in Church Street, Hartlepool. Picture: CCAD.

Cleveland College of Art and Design is feeling gold with teaching excellence award

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The dog walker described the mess at Cleadon Hills as 'appalling'.

Dog walker hits out at ‘appalling’ mess left by drinking school leavers

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Passengers face three more days of misery after new rail strike is called

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Raise your glasses for 10 years of S Walton Opticians.

Kaye has an eye on the future as she celebrates 10 years of business in South Shields

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Kevan Jones

A botched Brexit will hit 'Sunderland companies big and small - not just Nissan', MP warns Parliament

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Dolls and Lego expected to dominate Christmas lists as parents start shopping already

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POLL: How would you vote if the EU referendum was held again today?

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Stephen Hepburn retained his Jarrow seat at the general election.

Stephen Hepburn: Labour is on the rise and we have shown the party how to win

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Kevan Jones

A botched Brexit will hit 'Sunderland companies big and small - not just Nissan', MP warns Parliament

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Donald Trump

Donald Trump's controversial state visit left out of Queen's Speech

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State opening of Parliament. Picture by PA

Brexit and terrorism dominate Queen's Speech as many Tory plans are torn up after election battering

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Brussels station evacuated after reported explosion

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Sandhaven Beach in South Shields.

Coastguard and agencies carry out training exercises in South Shields

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Over 2,000 homes across South Tyneside and Sunderland are currently without power.

Power cut continues to affect hundreds of homes in South Tyneside and Sunderland

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So are Brexit voters more like middle-class TV character Victor Meldew, played by Richard Wilson, left, or working-class Alf Garnett, played by Warren Mitchell?

So who is your typical Brexit voter? You may be surprised by the latest findings

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'Irony' that South Tyneside District Hospital review will begin on anniversary of NHS formation

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From left, patient Colin Costello, from South Shields, Lady Elsie Robson, volunteer driver Alan Gibson, Rex Winter, chief executive of Daft as a Brush, and Brian Burnie, founder trustee of Daft as a Brush.

South Shields cancer patient’s praise for Sir Bobby Robson Foundation after new ambulance funded

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South Tyneside District Hospital

Future of key hospital services in South Tyneside unclear as major consultation announced

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Could you give blood?

Appeal for thousands more blood donors in South Tyneside

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Dogs Nahla and Ruby cool off in the warm weather. Pic by Tim Richardson

Tips for coping during the heatwave

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