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Campaigners' anger as health chiefs vote to move hospital services from South Tyneside to Sunderland

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Pc Paul McVeigh.

Police officer accused of attacking suspect gives evidence at court trial

Crime
PC Paul McVeigh

Jurors shown CCTV in police station assault trial

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South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck.

MP 'extremely angry' about health chiefs' 'blatant disregard' for the needs and views of South Tyneside patients.

Health

Adorable South Shields tots have William and Kate beaming on Royal visit

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Police officer goes on trial accused of assaulting prisoner

Crime

Never forgotten - Brits musical tribute to Manchester bombing victims

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BBC licence fee to rise to £150.50

Business
Gillian Lyon

South Tyneside families call for MPs to back new organ donor bill

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Dame Vera Baird QC, Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria.

Crime Commissioner’s plea to Home Secretary over impact of cheap drink on policing

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Your roadworks round-up.

Roadworks Round-up: Where you're likely to face traffic trouble around South Tyneside on Thursday, February 22

Transport
The A194 approach to the A19. Picture from Google Images

Two-vehicle crash closes part of A194 in South Tyneside

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you're likely to face traffic woes around South Tyneside on Wednesday February 21

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Police officer accused of attacking suspect gives evidence at court trial

Crime
PC Paul McVeigh

Jurors shown CCTV in police station assault trial

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PC Paul McVeigh

Police officer goes on trial accused of assaulting prisoner

Crime
Dame Vera Baird QC, Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria.

Crime Commissioner’s plea to Home Secretary over impact of cheap drink on policing

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Thousands of students face disruption as lecturers go on strike

Education
Top schools are facing more regular inspections.

Best-performing schools face more regular watchdog visits

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Coun Joan Atkinson

South Tyneside has region’s lowest rate of secondary school exclusions

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Theresa May has concerns about a system that leaves the poorest students in England with the highest debt.

Theresa May announces 'sweeping review' of student finance scheme in England

Education

BBC licence fee to rise to £150.50

Business
University workers hold leaflets they begin a month of walkouts in the latest stage of a bitter dispute over pensions. Pic: PA.

Thousands of students face disruption as lecturers go on strike

Education
Your roadworks round-up.

Roadworks Round-up: Where you're likely to face traffic trouble around South Tyneside on Thursday, February 22

Transport
The latest figures show a slight rise in the number of out-of-work benefits claimants in South Tyneside

Slight rise in South Tyneside jobless claimant count - but little change over the year

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Emma Lewell-Buck MP: Fighting the injustices and ignorance women still face

Politics

200 turn out for protest at South Tyneside Hospital

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The European Parliament in Strasbourg

South Shields MP urges Government to get to grips with Brexit as fears grow over North East impact

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The very areas which voted Leave will be hardest hit by Brexit.

Why areas which voted Leave will be hardest hit by Brexit

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Volunteers needed to help turn the tide on marine litter at coastal beauty spots

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Philip Powell on the chair which has sparked a row

Disabled man’s seat sparks safety row at South Shields flats

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Rubbish dumped at Hebburn Marina

Call for action on flytipping after rubbish dumped at Hebburn marina

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Hebburn pupils prepare flood risk plans for schools

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The sun will be shining in the North East this weekend.

What's the weather forecast for the North East this weekend?

Environment

Campaigners' anger as health chiefs vote to move hospital services from South Tyneside to Sunderland

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South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck.

MP 'extremely angry' about health chiefs' 'blatant disregard' for the needs and views of South Tyneside patients.

Health
Gillian Lyon

South Tyneside families call for MPs to back new organ donor bill

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Reporting radiographer Dee Sixsmith.

NHS worker Dee says South Tyneside folk are a ‘canny’ lot

Health

Health chiefs vote on future of maternity, stroke and paediatric services at South Tyneside and Sunderland hospitals

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