Shields Gazette

Disabled man’s seat sparks safety row at South Shields flats

News
SAFC will play Boro at the Stadium of Light on Saturday.

Advice for Boro supporters travelling to Stadium of Light for Sunderland match

Sunderland AFC
Top schools are facing more regular inspections.

Best-performing schools face more regular watchdog visits

News
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Karate kids kick off season in style

News

South Tyneside has region’s lowest rate of secondary school exclusions

News

New figures show big increase in cyber sex offences against children

News

Playwright aims to tell story of pioneering female footballer

News
Pupils from Monkton Junior School  with Road Safety GB North East Look Out Leo mascot posters, along with Acting Headteacher Louise Heathfield, (left) and South Tyneside Council Road Safety Officer Julie Inkster, (right).

Parking plea to parents by South Shields primary school head

News
Jamie Slack.

Man armed himself with knives and umbrella during police stand off

News
Mohamed Diame

Mohamed Diame explains how he’s made it ‘difficult’ for Rafa Benitez at Newcastle

Newcastle United
Mike Ashley

Mike Ashley's Sports Direct in 'lengthy talks' over new sponsorship deal

Newcastle United

Chris Coleman reveals what really bothers him about Sunderland's play

Sunderland AFC

Date set for Wear-Tyne derby as Paddy McNair relishes Sunderland return ahead of Bolton test

Sunderland AFC

Advice for Boro supporters travelling to Stadium of Light for Sunderland match

Sunderland AFC

Newcastle United briefing: Islam Slimani returns to Algeria, Wembley headache for fans

Newcastle United
What's your favourite film directed by Sir Ridley Scott?

What's your favourite film directed by Sir Ridley Scott?

TV and Film
Sir Ridley Scott is to be honoured with a fellowship at the Bafta Awards tonight.

Sir Ridley Scott set to receive highest accolade at Baftas

News
Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand performing at the O2 Academy in Newcastle. Pic: Gary Welford.

Review: Franz Ferdinand, O2 Academy, Newcastle

Music
Live broadcast, by members of Hospital Radio South Tyneside, from King Street, South Shields.  Picture by Bill Duncan.

Spooky times at South Shields hospital radio

Nostalgia

Taking to the slopes for winter thrills and spills

Nostalgia
In the radio studio in January 1985 are, from left, Noreen Coltman, Ian Duncan and an unknown DJ.

A snapshot of life on Hospital Radio South Tyneside

Nostalgia