Shields Gazette

Mum sets up own school crossing patrol after lollipop lady retires – then gets ordered to stop by council

Stephen Hepburn MP signs the Holocaust Educational Trusts Book of Commitment.

Jarrow MP pledges support to Holocaust Memorial Day

Dave Emmerson also completed a fundraising walk last year in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

South Shields heart attack survivor set to raise funds with charity walk

Sunny spells

Fears running events could be lost if building plans get the go ahead on Temple Memorial Park


Call for public to get flu jab as strain on hospitals revealed


South Shields MP’s husband in new Twitter row


Boris Johnson suggests bridge be built between England and France to build relationship


Weather latest: Wintry showers to continue overnight in the North East


South Tyneside and Sunderland hospital chiefs open up potential for organisations to merge

Children dance with Newcastle star Mikel Moreno as part of the Super Movers campaign at Choppington Primary School in Morpeth. Photo by Ian Horrocks/Getty Images for Premier League

Mikel Merino reveals how Newcastle will tackle the Premier League leaders

Newcastle United
Williams is nearing a return to first team action

Sunderland boss gives injury update as midfielder closes in on return

Sunderland AFC

DeAndre Yedlin reveals why he ‘expects’ Newcastle to get a result at Man City

Newcastle United

Why would I walk away and be left jobless? Sunderland’s Jack Rodwell hits back over contract claims

Sunderland AFC

What next for Sunderland and Jack Rodwell after contract talks reach impasse?

Sunderland AFC

Revealed! The British backers of Amanda Staveley's £250m bid for Newcastle

Newcastle United
A WHOPPER: The Big Big Camera will be at The National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

How Ian Beesley used one of the world’s biggest cameras to take intimate protraitrs of former miners

Scarlett Johansson

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

TV and Film

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

TV and Film
The new Espresso Gin

Sunderland distillery launches coffee-flavoured gin

The stylish Absalon Hotel on Helgolandsgade, Vesterbro.

Travel: Keep on running in stylish and cosmopolitan Danish capital

Neato Botvac WiFi Connected Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, 649.99,

Gadgets: 5 of the best Robot vacuum cleaners