Shields Gazette

Neighbours demand answers over future of quarry

The maximum stake for fixed odds betting terminals should be cut to 30 or less, the Gambling Commission has now recommended.

Crack cocaine of gambling' stakes should be cut says regulator

John Welsh

Rogue drivers face crackdown in South Tyneside

Sunny spells

Worker made chilling threats to company bosses after losing job


Call goes out to join South Shields’ big parade


South Tyneside to lead way in £15m children’s services revamp


Dramatic pictures show coast taking a battering as flood warning issued ahead of high tide

Drone restrictions.

What are the safety restrictions placed on drone users?

Near misses between drones and aircraft have soared, new figures reveal. Pic: PA.

Near misses between drones and aircraft triple in just two years

Islam Slimani

Rafa Benitez reveals what Newcastle’s Islam Slimani’s told him about his readiness to play

Newcastle United
South Shields'  Gavin Cogdon, Robert Briggs and Jamie Holmes celebrate after the latter scored. Picture by Peter Talbot.

Another important win for South Shields amid atrocious weather conditions

Non League

Dwight Gayle has penalty saved as Newcastle held to 1-1 draw in Spain

Newcastle United
Newcastle United and Royal Antwerp players gather before kick-off.

Rafa Benitez outlines the ‘positives’ from Newcastle’s trip to Spain

Newcastle United

Miles Starforth's diary in Spain: Warm jackets, cold temperatures and an off-key performance

Newcastle United

Miles Starforth’s match analysis: Newcastle United 1 Royal Antwerp 1

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez has goalkeeping concerns at Newcastle ahead of the Huddersfield game

Newcastle United
Stiff Little Fingers' Jake Burns, left, and Ali McMordie at the O2 Academy in Newcastle. All pictures: Gary Welford.

Review: Stiff Little Fingers + Ruts DC, O2 Academy, Newcastle

Nadia Sawalha and Kaye Adams

Food and drink: Even the worst disaster chefs can learn to cook say Nadia Sawalha and Kaye Adams

Peter Carlin-Page.

Ex-South Shields cadet’s journey to join RAF


Hundreds of model railway fans from across country attend annual exhibition

Daffodil Tete a Tete in flower.

Gardening: Daffodils nearly three weeks later flowering than last year