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Virgin Trains puts 300,000 half-price East Coast tickets up for sale

Transport
The scene at Jarrow Metro station

Accused denies Metro station stabbing

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Artist's impression of IAMP overhead view looking south to the River Wear

£300million IAMP development to create more than 5,000 jobs moves a step closer

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The collision happened in Victoria Road West, Hebburn.

Police name 88-year-old pedestrian who died after collision with car in Hebburn

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Steven is jetting in for Customs House panto - oh yes he is!

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Dog freed from hole in South Shields after four hour rescue mission by firefighters

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Heartfelt tributes paid to Jak Fada on emotional day at South Shields FC

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South Tyneside cadet setting sail for national remembrance challenge

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Youngsters at St Oswalds RC Primary get a lesson in Fairtrade

South Shields school pupils get Fairtrade lessons

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A photo tweeted by @NECATraffic showing a build up on the A690 towards Sunderland.

Two vehicle collision causes queues on A19

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Virgin Trains puts 300,000 half-price East Coast tickets up for sale

Transport
A photo tweeted by @NECATraffic showing a build up on the A690 towards Sunderland.

Two vehicle collision causes queues on A19

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Delays on Metro after train withdrawn from service

Transport

Accused denies Metro station stabbing

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'Christmas 2017 set to be the most fraudulent on record,' warns bank

Crime
Adam Roberts appeared at South Tyneside Magistrates' Court.

South Shields drink driver could lose his job

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Mobile speed cameras are being used on the Felling Bypass where roadworks are ongoing

New speed cameras on Felling Bypass to stop motorists breaking 30mph limit through roadworks

Transport

South Shields school pupils get Fairtrade lessons

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Epinay School, Jarrow, pupil Lily Slater (centre) takes part in a Zumba Class to raise funds for Stand Up To Cancer led by Rachel Speight-McGregor (left) and teacher Ann Walsh

Jarrow pupils take part in mass fundraising Zumbathon to boost cancer fight funds

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Keelman's Way School, Hebburn.

Boost for specialist school with creation of new classroom

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Principal Gary Hindmarch said the event would provide the best possible advice to would-be recruits.

Open day at college for youngsters interested in going to sea

Education

Virgin Trains puts 300,000 half-price East Coast tickets up for sale

Transport
Artist's impression of IAMP overhead view looking south to the River Wear

£300million IAMP development to create more than 5,000 jobs moves a step closer

News
A photo tweeted by @NECATraffic showing a build up on the A690 towards Sunderland.

Two vehicle collision causes queues on A19

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Will you be on the hunt for Black Friday bargains?

Why Black Friday ‘deals’ aren't always what they seem

Business

‘We shall not be moved’ say South Shields voters in boundary battle

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Would you benefit from the cap?

Only one in 10 people would benefit from social care cap, charity says

Politics
Sundays problems had an impact across the whole Metro network.

Emma Lewell-Buck: A lack of Government investment is damaging our transport system

Transport
The Government has announced that the maximum stake on fixed odds betting terminals is to be reduced from �100 to between �50 and �2.

South Shields Mp calls for more action on Fixed odds betting machines

Politics

South Shields beaches pass bathing water quality tests

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Venus and Jupiter are set to conjoin.

Venus and Jupiter are set to conjoin - but when can you see it?

Environment
The abandoned caravan in Boldon Colliery

Man fined £660 over abandoned caravan outside his home

Crime
The gun at the top of Trow Rocks.

Historic coastal landmarks to get revamp under £5million project

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We’re catching up on recycling – but South Tyneside still has a way to go

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Bradley Lowery’s mum says he would be thrilled with new Sunderland AFC fundraising campaign and shirt

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The Mayor Cllr Olive Punchion and Mayoress Mrs Mary French join members of Diabetes UK to light the Town Hall blue.

South Shields Town Hall lit up in support of 9,000 diabetes sufferers

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Roy Lilley, Dr Theresa Porrett, centre, and Jonathan Wilks, on floor, from the Academy of Fabulous Stuff, kick-off the start of Fab Change Week with staff at South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust.

Praise for South Tyneside District Hospital staff

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The UK's highest court is to rule on a challenge over plans to use minimum pricing for alcohol to improve public health in Scotland.

Court to rule on minimum pricing plans challenge for alcohol

Health
A think tank has warned that A&E waiting times could be at their worst this winter.

Hospitals face predicted worst-ever A&E waiting times this winter

Health