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South Shields family pays tribute to a ‘spontaneous’ young woman who had a zest for life

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Flash flooding in Otley, near Leeds, on Saturday. Similar conditions may yet hit the North East between Sunday night and Monday afternoon.

North East braced for bank holiday weekend bout of heavy rain and even floods

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An armed police officer stands on the course during today's Great Run races in Manchester.

Armed police guard course as spectators and crowds defy terrorists at Great Manchester Run

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Bradley enjoys Sunday dinner on the day his family was forced to deny cruel rumours that the six-year-old had died.

LADbible donates £20,000 to Bradley Lowery after publishing false death rumours

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Death of former solider hit by car on A19 was an accident, inquest rules

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Eleven in custody as hunt for Manchester bomber's accomplices continues at 'full tilt'

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Police release images of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi from the night of his attack

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Are UK pollsters headed for another embarrassing election?

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The scene yesterday

Appeal after fatal County Durham tractor crash

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Trains are delayed due to police incident

Delays to train timetable after police incident at South Shields Metro station

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Death of former solider hit by car on A19 was an accident, inquest rules

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The scene yesterday

Appeal after fatal County Durham tractor crash

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Metro signboards are not giving accurate information this morning

Problems with Metro information boards

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The crash happened just at around the A690 turn-off on the A19. Picture: Google Maps.

Three-car crash leads to tailbacks on A19

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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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Armed police guard course as spectators and crowds defy terrorists at Great Manchester Run

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Home Secretary Amber Rudd speaks to Andrew Marr on TV on Sunday.

Eleven in custody as hunt for Manchester bomber's accomplices continues at 'full tilt'

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Salman Abedi caught on camera before Monday night's bomb attack.

Police release images of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi from the night of his attack

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Trains are delayed due to police incident

Delays to train timetable after police incident at South Shields Metro station

Crime

Romeo and Juliet GCSE exam question cock-up may affect thousands of teenagers

Education
South Shields Marine School team with race organiser, Tommy Proctor, middle of front row.

Crews line up for annual Tyne river race to South Shields

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Sheila Graber works with Mortimer Primary School pupils on animation

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

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Fancy being a Metro driver? Transport chiefs are recruiting - and you may be surprised at the pay

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How to unravel the latest tech jargon while shopping for a new smartphone or tablet

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Metro signboards are not giving accurate information this morning

Problems with Metro information boards

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Amazon Prime

Amazon launches 40 new Channels for Prime customers

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Are UK pollsters headed for another embarrassing election?

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Stuart Maconie, who has written Long Road from Jarrow. Image by Niall McDiarmid.

Book is on a crusade to capture a look at British life today

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abour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn with children during a visit to Hackney Marshes Football Pitches, to highlight Labour's manifesto commitment to ensure 5% of the Premier League's television rights income is diverted to the grassroots game, during a General Election campaign. Picture by John Stillwell/PA Wire

Corbyn launches 'flexible football ticket' policy to help make sport 'for the many, not the few'

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ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

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Jeremy Corbyn. Picture by PA

Jeremy Corbyn highlights 'connections' between terrorism in UK and wars overseas

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New crossing installed as work nears completion on £7.5million roadworks tackling blackspot roundabouts

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The Shields Ferry service will close for three days later this summer

Shields Ferry service to be suspended for repair work on landings

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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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Apology over rumour that Bradley Lowery has died

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Lee Clark has been going to St Oswald's for 13 years.

Family of young man with life-shortening condition thanks hospice for its work

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Bradley Lowery

Messages of love pour in for Bradley Lowery

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The NHS's Blood Donation Service has asked people to keep their appointments.

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

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