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Council demands public inquiry into policing of Orgreave picket lines during Miners Strike

Politics

South Shields MP opens heart over gran’s dementia battle

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Coral Patrick was a finalist in the Miss Great Britain pageant. Pic by Carro Studio.

South Shields Miss Great Britain finalist Coral shines at pageant final

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Workers on Virgin Trains East Coast are to stage a 24-hour strike next week in a row over jobs and conditions.

Virgin Trains East Coast workers get set to stage 24-hour strike

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Northern Threads: Celebrating 10 years of the shop they said wouldn’t last

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Danger driver fled police on three wheels for 10 miles before smashing into a wall

Crime

Award winning comedian Omid Djalili set for North East gig

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South Shields boxer Anthony Nelson delighted as fight wins national prize

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MS sufferer Paul George is hoping to raise �40,000 for stem cell treatment.

Can you help MS patient Paul receive life-changing stem cell treatment?

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The Chairman of Jarrow Normandy Veterans, Bob Douglass, Councillor Fay Cunningham, the Mayor and Mayoress of South Tyneside, Councillor Alan and Moira Smith, Councillor Peter Boyack pictured with Randall Oliver and Jimmy Green.

New memorial unveiled to honour South Tyneside veterans

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Bus company calls for action on road congestion to get best out its app

Transport
The Tyne Tunnel.

Tyne Tunnel maintenance work to take place overnight

Transport

Hartlepool woman's horror as landslide derails train, causing smash

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Robin Kiely, Ryanairs Head of Communications, and Leon McQuaid, Newcastle Airports Aviation Development Manager, with cabin crew Camille Collins and Paulina Mielecka launching Ryanair's new Newcastle route to Madrid.

Ryanair launches new flights from Newcastle to Spanish capital

Business 2
The Great North Run is Metro's busiest day of the year.

Metro praised for Great North Run service on busiest day of the year

Transport 2

Danger driver fled police on three wheels for 10 miles before smashing into a wall

Crime
Have you been on the snowdog trail?

Police pooches on mission to sniff out yobs who have hurt region’s Snowdogs

Crime
Police are appealing for information after two cars were set on fire in South Tyneside.

Police appeal after cars set on fire in South Tyneside

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Anne and John Darwin.

Ex-wife of canoe death fraudster John Darwin admits 'cruelest possible' act was making children believe their father was dead

Crime

Newcastle United and SAFC putting rivalry aside for business project

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Careers Day at  St Josphs RC Academy

Careers day for South Tyneside primary pupils

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GBLFs Gwen Jones, Greenshift Educational Services Angela Harrison and GBLFs Joy Heron, with Angelas children Chloe (10) and Callum (8).

Hebburn teacher gets business boost from law firm

Business
South Tyneside College

Plans to merge two colleges are moving forward

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Sea View Primary School pupils celebrate the schools 10th birthday with teacher Claire Macdonald.

School marks 10th birthday with teddy bears’ picnic – despite bad weather

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Northern Threads: Celebrating 10 years of the shop they said wouldn’t last

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Aldi is to spend 300million on store revamps around the UK after a record year.

Aldi to invest £300million in UK stores after record sales

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Iceland's government considers legal action against supermarket's name

Business 5
Arbier's managing director Mark Robinson

Cheers for the beers says brewery boss as he takes his thanks out to bars

Business

Council demands public inquiry into policing of Orgreave picket lines during Miners Strike

Politics

South Shields MP opens heart over gran’s dementia battle

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Coun Tracey Dixon

Councillors unite in opposition to proposed boundary changes

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Jeremy Corbyn and his deputy Tom Watson

South Shields MP joins Labour Party unity call after Corbyn victory

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Jeremy Corbyn, pictured with deputy Tom Watson. Picture: Press Association

Vote: Can Jeremy Corbyn win the next general election for Labour?

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New memorial unveiled to honour South Tyneside veterans

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Vandalised swings at Readhead Park play area Coun Sheila Stephenson

Twisted yobs stick pins into swing’s seat at South Tyneside play park

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This winter's storms will all be given a name.

Met Office reveals new storm names - is yours on the list?

Environment
The incident took place near Whitburn

Sea rescue in Whitburn as kayaker pulled to safety

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South Shields MP opens heart over gran’s dementia battle

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MS sufferer Paul George is hoping to raise �40,000 for stem cell treatment.

Can you help MS patient Paul receive life-changing stem cell treatment?

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Girl has button stitched to her heel in operation to help her walk

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South Tyneside District Hospital

Readers describe move of vital stroke services as ‘another nail in the coffin’ for South Tyneside

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Terry Jones has been diagnosed with dementia. Picture: Press Association.

Monty Python's Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia

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