Shields Gazette

Student accused of multiple rapes turned to drugs after uncle Tipu Sultan’s murder, court told

Artist's impression of how new Metro trains may look

Chancellor confirms £337million to replace Metro rolling stock

Taking the Metro this Christmas?

Christmas 2017: When will the Metros be running in South Tyneside?

Heavy showers

Takeaway duo spared jail after furious confrontation over cash


Police appeal after woman sexually assaulted in Jarrow


Jeremy Corbyn condemns Budget as 'record of failure with forecast of more to come'


NHS handed additional £350million in Budget to cope with winter pressures

Bradley Lowery.

Bradley Lowery and Jeff Stelling honoured at JustGiving fundraising awards

Picture by PA

Budget live: £3billion extra pledged for Brexit

Chris Coleman

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman says positive approach will seal safety

Sunderland AFC
Mike Ashley

Mike Ashley hopeful of deal as Amanda Staveley considers improved Newcastle offer

Newcastle United
Amanda Staveley

Newcastle United briefing: Takeover and injury updates, Alan Pardew set for managerial return

Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez has mixed news on injury front at Newcastle ahead of Watford game

Newcastle United

Sunderland rocked by injuries to Watmore and Williams

Sunderland AFC

When do the Ashes start, how can I watch them and who is going to win?


Read Aleksandar Mitrovic’s full heartfelt interview on his Newcastle future

Newcastle United
Georgia Nicholson as Poison Pen from Penshaw.

Actors tell of excitement at taking on South Tyneside panto’s sister act

Rodney Bewes, best known for his role in The Likely Lads, who has died aged 79, his agent confirmed. Picture by PA

Ant and Dec lead tributes to The Likely Lads star Rodney Bewes

Will you be tuning in to the Doctor Who Christmas special?

Doctor Who Christmas Special - what we know so far

TV and Film
Snow patrol leader singer Gary Lightbody.

November 22, 2003: Fourteen years since little-known Snow Patrol played Sunderland bar

On your marks! March 1976.

South Tyneside’s sporting youngsters of the past

South Shields Round Tablers at Harton Comprehensive in March 1993. They are:    Ken Charles, Kenny Daniels, Jim Colledge and Eric Gill.

That was entertainment, South Tyneside style