Shields Gazette

Meet the first child born at South Shields hospital after its baby unit reopens

News
Young people in training at the Foundation of Light.

Aspiring footballers and coaches’ scholarship programme opportunity

Education
Runners are being invited to a new club in South Tyneside

New club in South Tyneside for budding runners

News
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Five arrested at witnesses tell of death crash tragedy

News

Charity night in memory of much-missed mum nets thousands of pounds

News

Five teens arrested after death of 17-year-old in Jarrow crash

Crime

Sex attack suspect remanded in custody after arrest

News
Cleveland Police say this was the "last course of action" they wanted to take.

'Surely there was another solution' - readers react with anger after abandoned dog killed in Hartlepool

News
Do you recognise this woman?

Police plea to trace woman after theft at Metro station

News

Transfer round-up: Newcastle eye striker, linked to World Cup winner and two defensive additions targeted; Keeper search latest

Newcastle United
Rafa Benitez

Mike Ashley sounds out Rafa Benitez over new Newcastle contract

Newcastle United
Joel Asoro celebrates his winning goal for Sunderland.

Sunderland boss happy with key win but has warning for young stars

Sunderland AFC

Miles Starforth’s match analysis: Manchester City 3 Newcastle United 1

Newcastle United

Sunderland youngsters show the way ahead for Chris Coleman

Sunderland AFC

Rafa Benitez hopeful of transfer breakthrough ahead of Newcastle’s FA Cup tie against Chelsea

Newcastle United

Jacob Murphy on THAT goal against Ederson, his Newcastle form – and his hopes for the future

Newcastle United
Grodie Shore cast members during a photocall to launch series 15 of the MTV reality show. Pic: PA.

Geordie Shore is one long advert for drinking - and should have age restriction, say researchers

TV and Film
Michael Portillo heads west again.

Big Interview: Michael Portillo on Great American Railroad Journeys

TV and Film
Janneke Vreugdenhil.

Food and Drink: There’s an art to eating solo - and you don't have to rely on toast, says food writer Janneke Vreugdenhil

News
Photos by Sean Elliott Photography

North East castle offers Game of Thrones experience for couples

Lifestyle
Is visiting the beach one of your favourite things to do in South Shields?

Vote: Where's your favourite place to visit in South Shields?

Lifestyle
Karl Peacock and Ian Gardener take a rest as they make the most of their last day at Derby Street baths before it closed in 1993.

Diving into the past at Derby Street baths

Nostalgia