Shields Gazette

Former partner brands cat killer 'evil monster' and says: 'I wanted him jailed'

Crime
Thomas John Hogarth.

Man who killed partner's cat after it 'stared at him while doing its business' avoids jail term

Crime
The maternity unit at South Tyneside District Hospital will be temporarily closed from 8am tomorrow.

Praise for staff as mums-to-be will be able to give birth at South Tyneside Hospital from next week

News
Light snow showers
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Police appeal for missing South Tyneside man

News

Poll: Would you back a second EU referendum if there's no deal on Brexit?

Politics

Maternity services are set to be re-opened at South Tyneside District Hospital

News

Drivers warned of icy roads across the region this morning

News
Coun Moira Smith joins students from University of Sunderland as they put the finishing touches to their mate crime films, alongside South Tyneside Councils Graeme Littlewood and Russ Saunders.

Documentary to turn spotlight on ‘mate crime’

News
The Lavender Lasses took part in a  55 mile bike ride called the Lavender Lasses Cycle Challenge.

Fundraising friends raise £10,000 for Cancer Research UK

News
Dolores O'Riordan has died at the age of 46.

Cranberries singer Dolores O' Riordan dies at 46

Music
Help us to find Chip Shop of the Year 2018.

Help us to find South Tyneside’s best chippy

Eating Out
Ant McPartlin and wife Lisa Armstrong, who are to split after 11 years of marriage. Pic: PA.

TV star Ant confirms his marriage is over

TV and Film
Pupils are evacuated from Stanhope County Secondary School in 1967.

Why pupils were ‘barred’ from South Shields school

Nostalgia
Help us to find Chip Shop of the Year 2018.

Help us to find South Tyneside’s best chippy

Eating Out
Rob Venus doing research into his family history.

Can you help Rob trace the history of his great-great-grandfather?

Nostalgia