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

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Tyler Clarke died in the early hours of yesterday.

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

Crime
Alan Blacker has appeared before South Tyneside magistrates.

Sex attack suspect remanded in custody after arrest

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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

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Police plea to trace woman after theft at Metro station

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Tributes to tragic South Tyneside teen continue to pour in as he is named locally as Tyler Clarke

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Dad-to-be smeared police cell with own faeces after arrest for threatening to kill ex-girlfriend and unborn child

Crime

‘I was too embarrassed to have a smear test, then I got cervical cancer' - South Shields woman's plea for others to get tested

Health
The controversial junction at Edinburgh Road

Driver escapes bus lane fine as regulator slams ‘inadequate’ signs at controversial junction

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Joe McElderry on the Customs House stage

Customs House date for South Shields star Joe McElderry

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Councillor Allan West with Bob Gibbon of Galliford Try.

Motorists reminded of start of £8.1million scheme to resolve Arches bottleneck

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Calls have been made for an inquiry into safety on the A19.

Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

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Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport

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

Crime
Alan Blacker has appeared before South Tyneside magistrates.

Sex attack suspect remanded in custody after arrest

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Tyler Clarke.

Tributes to tragic South Tyneside teen continue to pour in as he is named locally as Tyler Clarke

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Andrews was taken to Southwick Police Station.

Dad-to-be smeared police cell with own faeces after arrest for threatening to kill ex-girlfriend and unborn child

Crime

Hundreds of youngsters take part in Sunderland AFC EFL Kids Cup final as they begin road to Wembley

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Car stuck in snow.

Winter weather: North East school closures

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Jarrow School, which is one of two in South Tyneside which had links to now-defunct Carillion.

Reassurances given over Carillion’s contracts with South Shields and Jarrow schools

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Staff at the newly transformed Ozzie Owls room at St Oswald's CE VA Primary School in Hebburn.

School celebrates opening of new unit providing out-of-hours care

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Cyber Security breakfasts to help businesses deal with security threats

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Councillor Allan West with Bob Gibbon of Galliford Try.

Motorists reminded of start of £8.1million scheme to resolve Arches bottleneck

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This week's questions answered by our Benefits Expert.

Benefits Expert: Why it’s always worth having a benefit check

Business
Calls have been made for an inquiry into safety on the A19.

Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

News

Programme of events ready to show respect to our armed forces

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Calls have been made for an inquiry into safety on the A19.

Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

News
Jonathan Arnott, MEP.

North East MEP Jonathan Arnott resigns from UKIP

Politics
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Boris Johnson suggests building bridge between England and France to bring nations together

Politics

Driver escapes bus lane fine as regulator slams ‘inadequate’ signs at controversial junction

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North East transformed into winter wonderland as snow falls across the region

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Former Croftside Court residential home development plan with 21 trees to be cut down apart from elm tree T22

One tree will beat the axe at Whitburn housing site

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It's set to be a cold weekend across the region.

What's the weather going to be like in the North East this weekend?

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Becky Bailey, acting as school crossing patrol with youngsters   Ruby Kenyon, 9 Emily Kenyon, 11, Aaron Bailey, 14 and Alana Kenyon, 7.

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

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

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Gemma was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2016.

‘I was too embarrassed to have a smear test, then I got cervical cancer' - South Shields woman's plea for others to get tested

Health
Picture by Ian West/PA Wire

Geordie Shore is 'one long advert for drinking', say health researchers

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Babies to be born in South Shields again as hospital unit reopens from this morning

Health
Colin Shevills, director of Balance, the North East Alcohol Office.

Booze price delay could cost North East lives

Health