Shields Gazette

Planning on travelling by Metro this weekend? Bank Holiday timetable changes revealed

A man is in hospital after being shot by an armed police officer in a North East town.

Man in hospital after being shot by armed police officer

Rain is bringing delays for Bank Holiday traffic across the region

Heavy rain brings delays to North East roads as Bank Holiday weekend begins

Heavy showers

Three South Tyneside men fined for salmon poaching


South Shields thug who beat up his girlfriend is spared jail after she refuses to help his prosecution


Council and business chiefs welcome go-ahead for first phase of business park which will create thousands of jobs


Campaign group calls for judicial review into planned hospitals shake-up


Watch shocking footage as rough sleeper set on fire in sickening South Shields churchyard attack

Doreen Monteiro was a trustee of Age Concern South Tyneside.

Ex-trustee welcomes seven-year jail term for disgraced South Shields Age Concern chief

Lee Picton and Graham Fenton have signed contracts at South Shields to take them to the summer of 2023.

South Shields managers Graham Fenton and Lee Picton sign new five-year contracts

Non League
Jack Ross

Revealed! The stats behind Jack Ross' remarkable managerial career

Sunderland AFC

How Sunderland fans have reacted to Jack Ross' appointment

Sunderland AFC

Christian Atsu reveals how he powered through the pain to keep Newcastle in the Premier League

Newcastle United

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez reveals his verdict on Liverpool as they prepare to face Real Madrid in Champions League Final

Newcastle United

International goalkeeper linked with Newcastle, Manchester United set to break the bank; Arsenal, Tottenham and Manchester City in the news

Newcastle United
Slade are touring to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Merry Xmas Everybody.

Slade announce UK tour to celebrate 45th anniversary of Merry Xmas Everybody

Balloons InDurham returns this weekend

10 things to do in the North East this Bank Holiday

Whats on
Steve Backshall goes exploring.

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

TV and Film
Keukenhof Gardens come alive in Spring

Guide to Holland’s Keukenhof gardens + win a DFDS mini cruise worth £300

A forerunner of the modern supermarkets.

Looking back at shops you may remember


Take a trip down memory lane to South Shields’ shops of yesteryear