South Shields MP joins Labour Party unity call after Corbyn victory

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Girl has button stitched to her heel in operation to help her walk

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Sunderland Illuminations 2016 - Spark Drummers.

Sunderland Illuminations launch attracts huge crowds

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Light showers

Five-star fun for all the family at Vauxhall Holiday Park

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Five-star fun for all the family

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Police appeal after cars set on fire in South Tyneside


Ex-wife of canoe death fraudster John Darwin admits 'cruelest possible' act was making children believe their father was dead

Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn romps to victory in Labour leadership election

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The damaged Snowdog near the Customs House in South Shields.

Readers react with fury after South Shields charity Snowdog is damaged by vandals

Matz Sels, left, and Dwight Gayle

Matz Sels deletes Twitter account after Newcastle held at Villa

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Newcastle's players celebrate

Aston Villa 1 Newcastle United 1: Late drama at Villa Park as Benitez's side are denied a win

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Jarrow Roofing boss Richie McLoughlin pleased to avoid Vase upset

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Jonjo Shelvey, right

Rafa Benitez on the 'positives and negatives' of Newcastle's performance at Villa

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Rafa Benitez confident DeAndre Yedlin can ease the pain of Vurnon Anita's absence

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Villa v Newcastle LIVE: Follow all the action from Villa Park

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Sunderland v Crystal Palace team news: Jermain Defoe leads the attack, Victor Anichebe on the bench

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The start of Sunderland Pride parade at the Civic Centre on Sunday.

Rainbow of colour lights up streets for Sunderland Pride

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Sham 69 will headline this year's North East Calling. Pic: Dod Morrison Photography.

12 bands you can see at North East Calling music festival

Jay, Mike, Cheryl and Bobby, who will perform in South Shields as Formerly of Bucks Fizz.

Ex-Bucks Fizz trio pop in to South Shields as part of 35th anniversary tour


27 pictures from a Big Night Out in South Shields

Samantha Lavery's X Factor dream is over after she was removed in the Six Chair Challenge. Pic: Syco/Thames/Dymond/PA Wire.

Durham singer Samantha Lavery's X Factor dream is over

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The Tropical Waterworld at Vauxhall Holiday Park.

Five-star fun for all the family at Vauxhall Holiday Park

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