Shields Gazette

Council set for showdown with health bosses over temporary closure of baby units

News
Research found that more fatal motorbike crashes take place on nights where there is a full moon.

Full moons increase chances of fatal motorbike crashes

Transport
Angie Comerford and Jo Durkin say they have outgrown their Hebburn Helps premises

Community group helps 600 South Tyneside families in need

News
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Television presenter Keith Chegwin dies at the age of 60 after long illness

News

Explosion on New York subway platform

News

Peppa Pig blamed for making patients expect too much of their GPs

Health

Take a journey through time with former Shields Gazette writer

News
Map of the area of the North East coast covered by today's yellow alert. Picture: Met Office

Met Office issues yellow warning over snow and ice along North East coast

News
Eight flights have been cancelled at Newcastle Airport today.

Eight flights cancelled at Newcastle Airport

News
Simple Minds

Simple Minds, The Pretenders and KT Tunstall announce Emirates gig

Music
Boy JUmps Ship are playing a fundraising gig for the Chloe and Liam Trust.

Seven North East gigs to see in the next seven days

Music
James Grant, far right, with his Army mates during the Second World War.

Watching Mosley’s black shirts on South Shields streets

Nostalgia
Enter your home into the Stop, Look, Glisten competition.

Do you live in UK’s most festive home? Here’s your chance to win £1,000

News
A decorated Christmas tree.

Gardening: Making your Christmas tree last well beyond the festivities

Lifestyle