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Government ‘gambling’ with Sunderland’s future says MP after Nissan boss reveals post-Brexit ‘review’ of car plant

Business 23
BT has announced a raft of price increases.

BT hikes prices for all broadband and TV customers

Business 2

Call for weekly bin collections and better street cleaning after ‘snitching’ app plan announced

News 14
Eileen Brennan died after she was hit by a bus in Darlington.

Bus driver blames mechanical failure for crash which killed pensioner

News

Jarrow MP signs book of commitment ahead of Holocaust memorial day

News 2

Men from North East wanted to become Butlers in the Buff

News 2

Nearly half of NHS trusts declared major alerts last week

Health 1

Art exhibition is created by using gifts from the Tyne

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‘Snitching’ app and big brother cameras to tackle £2million fly-tipping problem

News 10
Police dog Zeeke with his handler, Pc Vicky Lott. Pic: Northumbria Police.

Injured police dog Zeeke is back on the beat after crashing through a glass door

Crime

South Shields teen fights for his life after two-vehicle smash

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The A19 northbound at the A1231 junction. Picture from Google Images.

Woman injured as three-vehicle smash closes lane of A19

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Second-hand tyres putting drivers' lives at risk

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Additional single lane closures are planned for the Tyne Tunnel.

Tyne Tunnel single lane closures to be extended

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The A1 will be closed between J65 and J66 while the North Dene footbridge at Birtley is replaced. Pic: Google Maps.

Drivers warned of A1 weekend closures as footbridge is replaced

Transport

Bus driver blames mechanical failure for crash which killed pensioner

News
Police dog Zeeke with his handler, Pc Vicky Lott. Pic: Northumbria Police.

Injured police dog Zeeke is back on the beat after crashing through a glass door

Crime
The pair used credit cards which were already 'maxed out' to buy large amounts of duty free goods.

Pair spared jail after admitting conning airlines in mid-air duty free scam

Crime
Eight out of every 100 people have been victims of fraud.

Fraud is most common crime, with one in 10 falling victim

Crime 1

Revealed: The North East schools classed as under-performing by the government

Education
Coun Joan Atkinson joins St Aloysius Primary Federation pupils Ethan Holmes and Jessica Kane, with cook in charge Judith Todd.

Peckish pupils use latest technology to choose favourite school meals

Education
Whitburn C of E Academy top of league tables
Principal Alan Hardie.

Find out how your child’s school has done in the latest league tables

Education 1
St Bedes Primary School pupils are celebrating after achieving two awards.

South Shields pupils celebrate double award

Education
Arbeia Roman Fort

South Shields fort gets big cash boost

Education

Government ‘gambling’ with Sunderland’s future says MP after Nissan boss reveals post-Brexit ‘review’ of car plant

Business 23
BT has announced a raft of price increases.

BT hikes prices for all broadband and TV customers

Business 2
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Men from North East wanted to become Butlers in the Buff

News 2
The A19 northbound at the A1231 junction. Picture from Google Images.

Woman injured as three-vehicle smash closes lane of A19

News

Call for weekly bin collections and better street cleaning after ‘snitching’ app plan announced

News 14

‘Snitching’ app and big brother cameras to tackle £2million fly-tipping problem

News 10

Barack Obama: What now for the outgoing President?

Politics 3

'We're leaving the EU to embrace the world,' Theresa may tells world and business leaders

Politics 10
Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

Environment 8

Call for weekly bin collections and better street cleaning after ‘snitching’ app plan announced

News 14

‘Snitching’ app and big brother cameras to tackle £2million fly-tipping problem

News 10
Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

Environment 8

Rare duck makes a splash in South Tyneside

News 2

Nearly half of NHS trusts declared major alerts last week

Health 1
Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has chosen Newcastle for his weight-loss challenge.

Celebrity chef challenges city to lose 100,000lbs in a year

Health
Macmillan Cancer Support is looking to recruit more volunteers in South Tyneside.

Macmillan Cancer Support want new South Shields volunteers

Health
Bradley smiles as he begins to feel better following pain relief medication.

Bradley's smiles as he battles pain through cancer treatment

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A North East Ambulance Service ambulance.

Paramedics enforced meal breaks trial ‘will risk lives,’ says worker

Health 6