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'They wanted to be together forever - and now they are.' Police confirm South Tyneside teenagers are victims of Manchester suicide attack

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Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry are still missing following Manchester explosion. (photo Facebook).

Families still desperately awaiting news on missing South Shields teenagers

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Failed ram-raider Lee Mulholland.

Serial South Shields criminal jailed for old-fashioned ram raid on offices

Crime

Dream come true at Wembley for young South Shields FC star alongside childhood hero Julio Arca

Non League

Bradley Lowery's family reveal youngster's cancer is spreading 'at very fast rate'

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Watch: Even more pictures of South Shields fans at Wembley

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South Shields cannabis farmer jailed after water from his plants leaked into flat below

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Manchester bombing victim Jane Tweddle is thought to be from the Hartlepool area.

Former North East footballer and coach mourns death of partner in Manchester bombing

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The scene earlier this evening. Picture by Matthew Mark Heron.

Man seriously injured after collision in South Shields

Transport

Man seriously injured after collision in South Shields

Transport
Nothern Rail is urging customers to check before using its trans-Pennine service

North East rail passengers urged to check before travelling after Manchester bomb attack

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There are no Metro trains running between Sunderland and Pelaw

No Metro service between Sunderland and Pelaw

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A Northern Rail train

Union calls off Northern Rail strike after Manchester attack

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The A1 northbound. Credit Google.

Multi-vehicle crash causes heavy rush-hour delays on A1

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'They wanted to be together forever - and now they are.' Police confirm South Tyneside teenagers are victims of Manchester suicide attack

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Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry are still missing following Manchester explosion. (photo Facebook).

Families still desperately awaiting news on missing South Shields teenagers

News 2
Failed ram-raider Lee Mulholland.

Serial South Shields criminal jailed for old-fashioned ram raid on offices

Crime
Lee Robertson.

South Shields cannabis farmer jailed after water from his plants leaked into flat below

News

South Shields pupils get to grips with animation

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Carly Oliver, Katy Welsh, Zoe Cooper, Tom Mower attending the Forest School Leadership programme at West Boldon Lodge.

Course takes root to help little learners discover life outdoors

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Nursery construction at Cleadon Church Of England Academy Principal Jayn Gray and Early Year Head Tracy Tooley (R)

Pupils see work begin on new nursery building

Education
Gary Hindmarch

School pupils invited to chart a maritime career in South Shields

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Jill McManus of the  NUT.

Union calls for pledge to halt education funding crisis

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Amazon launches 40 new Channels for Prime customers

Business
Marks & Spencer has reported a 63.5% plunge in annual pre-tax profits to 176.4 million, with underlying earnings down 10.3% to 613.8 million after sales in its clothing arm tumbled 5.9% in its final quarter. Picture by Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Drop in profits for Marks & Spencer as sales dip in clothing arm

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Nothern Rail is urging customers to check before using its trans-Pennine service

North East rail passengers urged to check before travelling after Manchester bomb attack

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There are no Metro trains running between Sunderland and Pelaw

No Metro service between Sunderland and Pelaw

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Up to 5,000 troops ready to deploy as UK remains on 'critical' terror alert following Manchester attack

Politics 9

Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack as world leaders send messages of support

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Conservative candidate for South Shields Felicity Buchan.

Top economist backs South Shields Tory candidate

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Cyber attacks are expected during the run up to the election

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

Politics 3

Amazing story of poodle who adopted lamb – and even fed it on her milk

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Sandhaven Beach

South Shields’ beautiful beach secures Blue Flag and Seaside Award status

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Bents Park during the 2016 Proper Food and Drink Festival.

South Shields food and drink festival returns

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Wasp

Experts warn of 'bumper season' for insects over the summer

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Blood donors asked to keep appointments in aftermath of Manchester attack

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Average UK adult getting almost two hours less sleep a night than recommended

Health
Esma Richardson.

South Shields mum overjoyed at charity backing for vital treatment

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Graham Low and his son Max.

Why having a training partner helps you get in shape

Opinion
Ask for help if you're struggling with your mental health.

Why you should look after your mental health – and get help if you need it

Opinion