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Families’ heartache as vandals trash graves at Hebburn Cemetery

Crime 4
South Shields celebrate one of their goals in the 6-1 win over Newport Pagnell Town. Pic: Peter Talbot.

Watch South Shields FC sail through to FA Vase semi-final with 6-1 win

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Hebburn Town's crowd yesterday was four times bigger as this season's previous highest.

Community shows support for struggling Hebburn Town FC

Non League

South Shields FC smash ground record as FA Vase bid stays on course

Non League

Cyclist dies after collision in Sunderland

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A lovely taste of Spring and there’s more on the way

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Salon evacuated after discarded cigarette sparks paper fire

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Care home residents spread random acts of kindness in South Shields

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Dame Vera Baird OC has welcomed news about funding for support for domestic abuse victims.

Hundreds of domestic abuse victims to be helped through cash boost

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Jermain Defoe has his hair cut by Daniel Johnson.

See how Sunderland star Jermain Defoe prepares for matches in new documentary

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Cyclist dies after collision in Sunderland

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Take a high-speed Metro trip from Hebburn to South Shields

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Bad weather led to the Shields Ferry being suspended yesterday.

Shields Ferry returns to service after weather improves

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The Shields Ferry.

Shields ferry suspended due to bad weather

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The A1 northbound at Bowes Incline. Picture from Google Images.

Three-vehicle smash partially closes A1

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Families’ heartache as vandals trash graves at Hebburn Cemetery

Crime 4
Dame Vera Baird OC has welcomed news about funding for support for domestic abuse victims.

Hundreds of domestic abuse victims to be helped through cash boost

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Police have issued a warning about low grade heroin following three deaths on Teesside.

Three deaths linked to 'low grade heroin' as police issue warning over risk

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Liam Botham

Former cricket and rugby star Liam Botham overturns A690 speeding ban

Crime

Party time at South Shields nursery after glowing report

News
Girls who play football can win a scholarship with the Foundation of Light.

Foundation of Light to offer football scholarship to girls

Education
Pupils were able to watch as the police helicopter landed on their school field, before getting the chance to have a look around it and learn about it.

Police helicopter makes flying visit as force reaches out to schoolchildren

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St Aloysius RC pupils, who have been highlighting road safety.

Pupils lay down the law over poor parking outside their school

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The Mayor and Mayoress, Coun Alan Smith and Coun Moira Smith with Laura (Front) and Erin (middle), both from Keelsmans Way School in Hebburn and Leyton from St Oswalds Church of England Aided Primary School, Hebburn along with Caroline Hall and Tom Relph.

Chris Ramsey cracks jokes with school children to cheer up the region

Education 1

South Tyneside mum launches cool business venture

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Do you get stressed over bills and expenses? Picture: Shutterstock.

Adults pay bills of £1.2m over lifetime

Business
'Queen of Shops' Mary Portas.

Mary Portas warns rates rise will close a third of independent shops

Business
The new tipple is available at Asda from this week. Picture: Asda.

Prosecco prayers answered with launch of new wine 'Progrigio'

Business

10 things every parent should know about Tax-Free Childcare

Family
Ken Loach, winner of the Outstanding British Film award for I, Daniel Blake, in the press room during the EE British Academy Film Awards held at the Royal Albert Hall, London.

Ken Loach hits out at Government as he collects Bafta for North East-made I, Daniel Blake

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Any Questions? presenter Jonathan Dimbleby.

BBC programme Any Questions? set to be broadcast from Durham

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The Bishop of Durham, the Right Reverend Paul Butler.

North East bishop among those to speak out over lack of help for lone child refugees

Politics
The vote was taken in the House of Commons in London. Photo by PA.

Brexit talks get go ahead as Theresa May is backed by MPs

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Thousands of tiny plastic 'nurdles' washed up on Hartlepool beach

Environment 1
South Shields firefighters have tackled an industrial estate blaze.

South Shields firefighters tackle industrial estate blaze

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Ruby and Denny

Canine photographer turns beach into catwalk for model dogs

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Moggie Valentina is looking for a new home.

Can you adopt an adorable cat this Valentine’s Day?

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Entries pour in for the health awards

Health
Police have issued a warning about low grade heroin following three deaths on Teesside.

Three deaths linked to 'low grade heroin' as police issue warning over risk

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The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

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Did you suffer with morning sickness?

Morning sickness worse for mothers with girls

Health
The team at mydentist who are sponsoring the Best of Health Awards.

Dental staff back Best of Health Awards

Health