Shields Gazette

South Shields family hope to raise £10,000 to buy Jess a new wheelchair

News
Best of South Tyneside Awards sponsors.

Help us find a host of new heroes for the Best of South Tyneside Awards

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One of the fake phone covers.

Man selling fake Little Mix phone covers avoids jail

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Your chance to win an original painting by Bob Olley for just £2.50

Whats on

RNLI lifeguards rescue children cut off by the tide in South Shields

News

Tree planting works approved for £8.4m Metro training centre

News

Rebecca Ferguson set to wow crowds at last South Tyneside Festival concert

News
A Vote Leave placard during the EU referendum campaign. Pic: PA.

Brexit group Vote Leave fined for breaking electoral law over EU campaign

Politics
The Mayor Coun Ken Stephenson, Coun Fay Cunningham with Joanna Tuck.

Volunteers take over at Jarrow community centre

News
Stewart Donald

Stewart Donald closing in on £2million triple transfer swoop for Sunderland

Sunderland AFC

Rafa Benitez addresses the Newcastle futures of Isaac Hayden and Matt Ritchie

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez delivers transfer update at Newcastle – and it's not good

Newcastle United

Revealed! The shocking odds surrounding Rafa Benitez's future at Newcastle United

Newcastle United

Who is Mo Eisa? All you need to know about the 25-goal striker eyed by Sunderland

Sunderland AFC

Watch behind the scenes footage as Newcastle United prepare for first pre-season friendly

Newcastle United

LIVE: League One transfer latest as Sunderland target TWO new signings - plus updates on Portsmouth, Coventry and more

Sunderland AFC
Artist Bob Olley with one of his paintings

Your chance to win an original painting by Bob Olley for just £2.50

Whats on
Storyteller Claire Herdman.

Learn to sign and sing at South Shields and Sunderland storytelling sessions

Whats on

Picture special: 20,000 fans greet The Vamps at summer festival show in South Shields

Music
Building St Rollox Street flats in Hebburn in January 1972.

One-time “gloom” fears over new South Tyneside flats development

Nostalgia
Pothole-related breakdowns have reached a three-year high. Pic: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire.

Pothole-related car breakdowns have reached a three-year high

Transport
Banana divisions on sale in Funchal, Madeira.

Gardening: The dangers of bringing plants home from a holiday abroad

Lifestyle