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Dad's speaks of 'panic' as family caught up in 'terrifying' earthquake in Turkey

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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

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Julie Parkin.

Renewed appeal to trace car as part of Julie Parkin murder probe

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Urwin appeared at South Northumbria Magistrates Court in South Shields.

Sex offender denies breaching order

Crime

Conference casts spotlight on unwavering work of nurses and midwives

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This unique school uniform idea could save you hundreds of pounds

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More than 100 new jobs to be created after £5million South Tyneside development gets green light

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Police officer to face trial over alleged assault on suspect

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Terrifying moment UK-bound plane ‘fell from the sky’ on return leg from Ibiza

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The earthquake was particularly keenly felt in Kos. Pic by PA.

Two dead after earthquake hits Greece and Turkey

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

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Watch dramatic footage of danger drivers' high speed race through Tyne Tunnel

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Extra Metro trains will be running across the weekend.

Extra Metro trains confirmed for Sunderland International Airshow this weekend

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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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Renewed appeal to trace car as part of Julie Parkin murder probe

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Urwin appeared at South Northumbria Magistrates Court in South Shields.

Sex offender denies breaching order

Crime
Paul McVeigh is accused of assaulting a suspect.

Police officer to face trial over alleged assault on suspect

Crime

Watch dramatic footage of danger drivers' high speed race through Tyne Tunnel

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South Tyneside pupils praised in school’s latest Ofsted report

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Proms 2017: 16 pictures from Boldon School

Education
The proportion of firsts handed out by UK universities has soared. Picture: PA.

How many first-class degrees are being awarded by North East universities?

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Coun Joan Atkinson (right) and Jane Kysow, pictured with the REAL Parent Volunteers.

Raising rates of literacy in South Tyneside

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The announcement was made today. Picture: PA.

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

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

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Coun Iain Malcolm, Gavin Cordwell-Smith of Hellens Group and David Land of the North East LEP at Monkton Business Park.

More than 100 new jobs to be created after £5million South Tyneside development gets green light

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Watch dramatic footage of danger drivers' high speed race through Tyne Tunnel

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An artist's impression on how the treehouses would look

Luxury treehouse rooms planned for North East hotel

Travel

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

Politics 10
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

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RAF Typhoons

£120million investment in UK air power to 'keep UK safe and sustain jobs'

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Jeremy Corbyn on the train last year.

Virgin Trains East Coast did not break law by releasing picture of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on train

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Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

Environment
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

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Council chiefs’ plea to residents to stop contaminating recycling waste

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South Marine Park in South Shields

Two South Tyneside parks awarded prestigious Green Flags

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Conference casts spotlight on unwavering work of nurses and midwives

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Do you reach for the vacuum cleaner when feeling stressed?

This is what you should do if you're feeling stressed

Offbeat
Make sure you don't get caught out this summer.

Teenagers warned to remember sun cream

Health
Council warning for children over snap chat maps.

Young people warned about risks of Snapchat map feature

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A pregnant woman smoking.

Anti-smoking group welcomes report on reducing number of pregnant mums lighting up

Health