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North East Skinny Dip hailed as best yet as thousands flood in for charity

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The A19 near Peterlee. Credit: Google.

Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

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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

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14 pictures from South Shields Parkrun tribute to tragic Mark Wood

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Vote for your South Tyneside Pub of the Year

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Zero-hours contract 'epidemic' will take 40 years to resolve

Business

South Shields venue reveals the line-up for this year’s panto

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

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Paul Elliott and partner Stevie Fellows with children Ted and Eva.

South Shields couple close in on £3,000 target for sensory room for their son

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Paul Leonard, partner Nicola, children Noah and Laura, opening their new Flooring shop in Jarrow's Viking Shopping Centre.

Businessman opens town centre store after expanding spare room business into thriving firm

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Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

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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

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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

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

Crime
South Shields Coast Road new speed camera signs

Speed camera plan goes ahead on South Shields road

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Newcastle Crown Court.

South Shields thug walks free from court after slapping boy

Crime
York Railway Station.

'Intimidating' Newcastle United fan fined for resisting train arrest after Magpies defeat

Crime

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

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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

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One of the snakes at South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

South Shields Museum launches animal adoption scheme

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Should tuition fee debt be written off?

This is how much written-off student loans could cost the taxpayer

Education

Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

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It will take over 40 years to end the "epidemic" of zero hours contracts if the current trend continues, says the GMB. Pic: PA.

Zero-hours contract 'epidemic' will take 40 years to resolve

Business
TV store owner Brian Thompson. Pic: PA.

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

Crime
Aldi

Aldi sees sales jump - while price cuts and new stores hit profits

Business

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

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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

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

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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

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Drivers under fire over South Shields bus lane fines

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St. Hilda's Colliery, South Shields. Picture: TOM BANKS

The South Tyneside greats to be honoured with Blue Plaques in latest round of issues

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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
There are steps you can take to maintaining healthy eyes.

Why it's important to focus on having good eyesight

Opinion
Spending hours at a desk can leave you in real pain.

How to avoid long hours at a desk becoming a real pain

Opinion