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Trail of cannabis leaves led police to £60k drugs farm in South Shields

Crime
Rodney Bewes, centre, in a Likely Lads scene.

Likely Lads sitcom star Rodney Bewes dies at the age of 79

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Drug-driver Connor Emms.

Drug driver admits causing death of young pedestrian in hit-and-run smash

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The new homes site on Black Road, Hebburn

Child safety fears over controversial new housing plan

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When are the Metros running over Christmas and New Year?

Transport

Band ready for debut album launch after pressing pause on recording

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South Shields theatre regular gears up for panto season

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South Tyneside hospital gets £24,000 charity boost

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Market Tavern landlord Tony Lenaghan, DMA programme director Ross Forbes, executive member Barry Chambers, and DMA chairman Joe Whitworth.

Miners' union raises a toast to anniversary on the spot its founders first met

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Seven men due in court over Medomsley abuse inquiry

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Will you be using the Metro this Christmas?

When are the Metros running over Christmas and New Year?

Transport
The A19.

Drivers face delays on A19 due to broken down car

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

Transport

Trail of cannabis leaves led police to £60k drugs farm in South Shields

Crime
Drug-driver Connor Emms.

Drug driver admits causing death of young pedestrian in hit-and-run smash

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Seven men due in court over Medomsley abuse inquiry

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The rubbish at Cleadon Hills

Call for cameras and warden patrols to stop fly-tipping at Cleadon Hills

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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

When are the Metros running over Christmas and New Year?

Transport
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National Lottery announces changes after drop in ticket sales

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Christmas tree. Picture by PA

Six things to think about when choosing your Christmas tree

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The A19.

Drivers face delays on A19 due to broken down car

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‘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

Child safety fears over controversial new housing plan

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The rubbish at Cleadon Hills

Call for cameras and warden patrols to stop fly-tipping at Cleadon Hills

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South Shields Beach

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

South Tyneside hospital gets £24,000 charity boost

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It's Jolly Jumper Day at St Clare's Hospice

South Tyneside hospice aims for jolly fundraiser

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Daniel Clifford from the Customs House.

South Tyneside youngsters asked to lead fight against smoking

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A thumbs up from Bradley Lowery.

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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