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Sex offender caught with drunk schoolgirl on his bed after promising her gifts over Facebook

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Whitburn Library.

Funding to be pulled from four community libraries which could close before end of year

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Courtney Hadwin impressed judges when she starred in The Voice Kids.

Twelve-year-old singing sensation set to wow crowds at South Tyneside Festival

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Get Safe Online is offering advice to anyone targeted by ransomware demands.

Warning over ransomware blackmailers: 'Give in once and they will be back'

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TV presenter Pam Royle tells of skin cancer shock as she bids to save others from the disease

Health

Everton FC to stage charity football match in honour of Bradley Lowery

Sunderland AFC

North-East councils facing increased threat of ransomware attacks from cyber criminals

Crime 3

Scunthorpe United to pay tribute to Bradley Lowery ahead of Sunderland game

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Waste dumped at Spuggies Bridge in Monkton Lane, Hebburn.

Trio fined hundreds of pounds after large amount of rubbish dumped in South Tyneside

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Jedward hail South Shields crowd as X Factor stars entertain over 12,000 fans at Bents Park

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Sunderland and South Tyneside MPs demand meeting with Transport Secretary over Metro

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Extra Metro trains will be running across the weekend.

Extra Metro trains confirmed for Sunderland International Airshow this weekend

Transport 1
Work on the Lindisfarne junction

End in sight for Lindisfarne roadworks - but more to come at Tyne Tunnel

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There are delays across the Metro network this morning

Late-running modernisation work means Metro delays

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Stagecoach E1 bus service

Sunderland bus row is a fare old ding-dong

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Sex offender caught with drunk schoolgirl on his bed after promising her gifts over Facebook

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Get Safe Online is offering advice to anyone targeted by ransomware demands.

Warning over ransomware blackmailers: 'Give in once and they will be back'

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Councils are coming under increasing attack from ransomware thieves.

North-East councils facing increased threat of ransomware attacks from cyber criminals

Crime 3
Waste dumped at Spuggies Bridge in Monkton Lane, Hebburn.

Trio fined hundreds of pounds after large amount of rubbish dumped in South Tyneside

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Scrapping student fees would not be the best value for education, says Hartlepool college principal

Education 3

Proms 2017: 8 pictures from South Shields Community School

Education
Keelmans Way School work experience pupils

Students get a taste for the world of work during job placements

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Youngsters enjoy getting messy at one of the sessions.

Party to round off a colourful year for art club

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Monkton Junior School headteacher Stuart Johnson retrires after 25 year service

Teacher says goodbye to the South Shields school where he started his career

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Microsoft to kill off Paint after 30 years of use

Business

Can I appeal a medical decision which affects my benefits?

Opinion 1
Ten North East MPs are demanding a meeting with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling over the Metro

Sunderland and South Tyneside MPs demand meeting with Transport Secretary over Metro

News 18
Did you receive an email from MoneySuperMarket?

MoneySuperMarket fined £80k for sending millions of unwanted marketing emails

Business

Funding to be pulled from four community libraries which could close before end of year

News 11
South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck addresses the Save South Tyneside Hospital Campaign meeting at Brinkburn Community Centre.

Hundreds gather to devise battle plan to save South Tyneside Hospital

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The announcement was made today. Picture: PA.

State pension age to rise to 68 seven years earlier than planned

Politics 12
The services are all being moved to South Shields Town Hall.

Housing services in South Tyneside to be relocated to South Shields Town Hall as face-to-face service removed

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Bradley Lowery's mum reads heartfelt poem at funeral of little fighter

News 5

Trio fined hundreds of pounds after large amount of rubbish dumped in South Tyneside

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The waste warship constructed by Surfers Against Sewage. Picture from PA

Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

Environment 1
Deborah Bowman and Friends of Hebburn and Wardley Quarry are concerned over the protection of the  swans.

New group launched to protect family of swans in South Tyneside

News 1

Council chiefs’ plea to residents to stop contaminating recycling waste

News 3

TV presenter Pam Royle tells of skin cancer shock as she bids to save others from the disease

Health
Falls prevention consultant Suba Thirugnanasothy specialist nurse Catherine Peel

Drop in the number of patients who have fallen at South Tyneside District Hospital

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Graham Low doing his Summer Body Challenge.

Shaping Up Summer Body Challenge: Week 6 Workout

Opinion
Spicy beef stir fry.

Recipe of the week: Spicy beef stir fry

Opinion
Insomnia regularly affects one in three adults in the UK.

Having trouble sleeping this summer? Here's what you can do

Opinion