Shields Gazette

Man fined for exceeding speed limit in South Shields - on a jet ski

Ben Hudson and Diane Fray

Arts project aims to beat OAP isolation

Palmersdene Care Home staff Judith Woodrych and Anthony Bage with their awards

Jarrow care home scoops top accolades in the Great British Care Awards

Light showers

Delays on A19 expected after three-vehicle crash


How South Shields youngster Jak Fada’s legacy will live on this Christmas


South Shields community comes out in force to shower ‘Santa’ Geordie with joy


Man admits killing partner’s cat

Matt Brown, director of operations at South Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Health boss ‘adamant’ maternity services will return to South Tyneside District Hospital

A meeting has been planned to discuss the future of the maternity unit at South Tyneside Hospital.

Council to stage special meeting over South Tyneside baby unit row

Aleksandar Mitrovic

Transfer rumours - Italian outfit keen on Newcastle forward plus Chelsea, Liverpool & Man United make the headlines

Rafa Benitez

Rafa Benitez reveals his reaction to Newcastle’s summer transfer failures

Newcastle United
Florian Lejeune.

Rafa Benitez addresses Florian Lejeune’s form in his Newcastle defence

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez gives January transfer update after identifying Newcastle’s ‘targets’

Newcastle United

Graham Fenton and Lee Picton committed to South Shields for ‘long time’ despite interest from other clubs

Non League

Double transfer setback for Sunderland as they look set for striker blow

Sunderland AFC
Catfish and the Bottlemen by Jill Furmanovsky

Catfish and the Bottlemen to headline new North East music festival

Peter Kay has cancelled his upcoming live tour.

Peter Kay cancels UK tour due to 'unforeseen family circumstances'

Whats on
Michael Bolton is heading to Sunderland

Michael Bolton announces Valentine’s Day gig in Sunderland

A scene from "Plutonium Paul" a musical presented by St Gregory's Junior Mixed Infants School. The production tells a modernised version of the story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin.

Young stars of the sports field and stage

Pupils from St Oswalds RC School as an angelic choir.

It’s the season to dress up and sing carols

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