Shields Gazette

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

The community turned out in force to rally round Geordie McQueen.

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

Thomas John Hogarth admitted three charges in connection with the death of the cat.

Man admits killing partner’s cat

Light showers

Man fined for exceeding 6.9mph limit in South Shields


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


Council to stage special meeting over South Tyneside baby unit row


Weather alert as cold spell is expected to last in the coming days

Temple Memorial Park, South Shields.

Residents furious over new sports club plan for Temple Park in South Shields

New paving at Horsley Hill sqaure

New South Shields paving scheme NOT a deterrent to homeless says council

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.

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

Newcastle United
South Shields joint managers Lee Picton and Graham Fenton. Image by Peter Talbot.

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

Sam Allardyce reveals his feelings on Mike Ashley's Newcastle United reign, his time at St James's Park and his rivalry with Rafa Benitez

Newcastle United

Chris Coleman's revealing insight into dismantling Sunderland amid potential takeover

Sunderland AFC
Michael Bolton is heading to Sunderland

Michael Bolton announces Valentine’s Day gig in Sunderland

Adam Driver has received praise for his role as Kylo Ren in the Last Jedi.

The Last Jedi praised as 'best ever' Star Wars film

TV and Film
Gareth Hunter on stage as The Sultan, with Ray Spencer as Dame Bella Ballcock and David John Hopper as Arbuthnot.

Panto stars show their dedication to give the audience a hair raising experience

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

James Grant, far right, with his Army mates during the Second World War.

Watching Mosley’s black shirts on South Shields streets