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Council set for showdown with health bosses over temporary closure of baby units

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Angie Comerford and Jo Durkin say they have outgrown their Hebburn Helps premises

Community group helps 600 South Tyneside families in need

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Passengers travelling on the Metro this morning will face delays on services due to the severe weather.

Metro misery as trains fail due to severe weather

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Hospital radio presenter David Johnson.

Boyzone singer Ronan Keating brings festive cheer to South Tyneside hospital patients

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South Shields thief masqueraded as delivery driver to avoid detection

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Santas make a dash for charity on South Shields seafront

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Warning to motorists as North East braces for icy weather

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Fundraiser helps carry on tragic sweethearts Liam and Chloe's legacy

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Snow warning removed for North East - but a chilly weekend remains in store

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Headteacher Chris Rue with the Investor in People award

School celebrates Investors in People award

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Passengers travelling on the Metro this morning will face delays on services due to the severe weather.

Metro misery as trains fail due to severe weather

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People take part in sledding on Gold Hill Common, Chalfont St Peter, in Buckinghamshire, today. Much of the country has been affected by snow and icy conditions.

Warning to motorists as North East braces for icy weather

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Paul Harris, security manager for Metro

Metro hires ex-soldier and former Afghanistan embassy protector as new security chief

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South Shields thief masqueraded as delivery driver to avoid detection

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Police launch Operation Sleigh ahead of Christmas.
Detective chief inspector Lee Gosling

Operation Sleigh: 65 arrests in first week of Christmas crime crackdown

Crime
Radio presenter Ben Cairns has been jailed.

South Shields radio presenter locked up for sex with underage girl

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The offenders were captured on CCTV carrying out a recce of the area.

CCTV footage captures moments before £28,000 gunpoint robbery

Crime

School celebrates Investors in People award

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Fellgate Primary School, Jarrow.

Tensions between school staff and leaders highlighted in Ofsted report

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Staff and children at Sue Hedley Nursery School celebrate their "outstanding" rating from Ofsted.

Nursery hailed as ‘outstanding’ by inspectors for fifth time in a row

Education
Whitburn Village Primary School

Education bosses say primary school must do better

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Metro misery as trains fail due to severe weather

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People take part in sledding on Gold Hill Common, Chalfont St Peter, in Buckinghamshire, today. Much of the country has been affected by snow and icy conditions.

Warning to motorists as North East braces for icy weather

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What are your rights when returning Christmas gifts?

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Paul Harris, security manager for Metro

Metro hires ex-soldier and former Afghanistan embassy protector as new security chief

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Last chance to have say on proposed Parliamentary boundary changes

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British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker address a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May, met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker early Friday morning following crucial overnight talks on the issue of the Irish border (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

What happens next with Brexit?

Politics
Theresa May has to satisfy demands from the Irish and the Democratic Unionist Party for Brexit talks to progress. Picture by PA

Brexit talks can finally move on to trade and future relationship between UK and EU after deal agreed

Politics
South Tyneside District Hospital.

Stephen Hepburn MP: The Tories would steal Christmas if they could get away with it

Health

Shields Gazette and BBC unveil new Democracy Reporter partnership

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Storm Caroline is set to arrive in the UK.

Storm Caroline is on the way - but how will it affect the North East?

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The rubbish at The Bower.

Fines of over £1,300 over rubbish at homes in South Shields, Jarrow and Hebburn

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Cross Arms Hotel, formerly the Douglas Vaults

Former South Shields pub set to be demolished as part of regeneration project

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Harton Academy pupil Scott Morrow was highly commended  in the Young Geographer of the Year competition. Pictured with  explorer Alastair Humphreys.

South Shields pupil wows judges to win award in Young Geographer of the Year competition

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Council set for showdown with health bosses over temporary closure of baby units

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Hospital radio presenter David Johnson.

Boyzone singer Ronan Keating brings festive cheer to South Tyneside hospital patients

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Dad of last baby born in South Tyneside backs hospital campaigners

Health
South Tyneside District Hospital campaigners demonstrating over the latest Maternity Service cuts.

Campaigners unite in fight to have maternity services re-stored in South Tyneside

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Average person in UK will eat three days' worth of calories on Christmas Day

Health