Shields Gazette

Exclusive: Husband of South Shields MP branded ‘perpetrator of elder abuse’ after care probe

The incident flared up on King Street in South Shields earlier this evening. Image copyright Google Maps.

Disorder breaks out between youths on South Shields town centre street

Ongoing and upcoming roadworks across the South Tyneside include the following:

Roadworks latest: Where to expect delays on Saturday, March 24, across South Tyneside

Light showers

Traditional Good Friday parade to take place in South Shields


Taking to the stage in memory of Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry


Memorial stone to be laid for Victoria Cross hero


South Shields taxi firm fined £900 for failure to declare director was banned cabbie


Many online GP services 'not safe', says Care Quality Commission

Picture by Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

EasyJet says passengers not at risk as pilots 'used Snapchat at 30,000ft'

Joel Asoro. Picture by Frank Reid

Joel Asoro’s slick double gives Sweden Under-21s welcome qualification boost

Sunderland AFC
South Shields sit second in the table heading into tomorrow's game against Ramsbottom United. Picture by Peter Talbot.

South Shields boss sets side target ahead of last 12 games

Non League
Kazenga Lua Lua (right) takes on Ipswich. Picture by Frank Reid

Kazenga LuaLua opens up about striker role, injury woe and silly mistakes hampering Sunderland survival bid

Sunderland AFC

Shola Ameobi reflects on a 'surreal' start at Newcastle, a confrontation with Dennis Wise and a remarkable 14-year career at the club

Newcastle United

Gateshead star JJ O'Donnell determined to right the Wembley wrongs

Non League

Durham hope for Middlesex go-ahead after Cambridge call-off


Sunderland boss won’t discuss any deals with players until the season is over

Sunderland AFC

Indie legends James to play North East Date

Belle & Sebastian at The Sage Gateshead.

Review: Belle & Sebastian, The Sage Gateshead

Rick and Katie Toogood.

Food & Drink: Learn about seafood, thanks to Prawn On The Lawn cookbook

Eating Out
Woolworths staff conga their way round the South Marine Park lake for Sport Relief in 1986.

When sporty South Tynesiders raised cash for good causes

Have you donated to the appeal yet?

How you can make Easter extra special for children in South Tyneside

Belem Tower.

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