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Former partner will donate ‘evil monster’ cat killer’s compensation payment to charity

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Clockwise from top, Sophie the cat, Thomas John Hogarth and Aileen Holmes.

Former partner brands cat killer 'evil monster' and says: 'I wanted him jailed'

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Christopher Hills

Police are hunting a man who has been recalled to prison

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New giant ride to appear on South Shields skyline as Ocean Beach Pleasure Park reopens for 2018 season

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Number of 'paupers' funerals' rises by 16% in North East

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Met Office upgrades snow warning to amber alert for North East

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If you or your child have these symptoms, you must go to A&E - meningitis charity urges families not to be put off by reports of swamped hospitals

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Tragic cat Sophie would have endured ‘great deal of suffering and pain’ from attacker

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Fellgate Metro Station.

Description released by police of Metro sex attacker

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Police on the scene after steel pipes fell from a vehicle on the A195 Northumberland Way.

Part of road closed after steel pipework falls from vehicle

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A Northern Rail train.

Rail delays after freight train derails between Sunderland and Hartlepool

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The southbound A19 at Lindisfarne roundabout. Picture from Google Images.

Breakdowns cause school run problems on North East roads

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The Tyne Dock Arches junction

Drivers condemn £8.1million Tyne Dock junction project as 'waste of money'

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Former partner will donate ‘evil monster’ cat killer’s compensation payment to charity

Crime
Clockwise from top, Sophie the cat, Thomas John Hogarth and Aileen Holmes.

Former partner brands cat killer 'evil monster' and says: 'I wanted him jailed'

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Christopher Hills

Police are hunting a man who has been recalled to prison

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Thomas John Hogarth.

Tragic cat Sophie would have endured ‘great deal of suffering and pain’ from attacker

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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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St Bede's RC Primary School, Jarrow, celebrate the schools good Ofsted report with headteacher Moya Rooney.

Polite pupils hailed as credit to Jarrow school in ‘good’ report

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Whitburn Academy staff, Judith McKie (left) and Jade Norris.

Science staff at South Tyneside school clinch national award

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Tesco delays changes to Clubcard scheme after customer backlash

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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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Photo issued by Greggs of their CEO Roger Whiteside, as the chain said it plans to ramp up shop openings over the year ahead after a solid performance in 2017 despite seeing sales growth slow over the Christmas season

Greggs plans to open more drive-thrus and launch vegan options as part of expansion

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The southbound A19 at Lindisfarne roundabout. Picture from Google Images.

Breakdowns cause school run problems on North East roads

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UK must do more to help Syrians who are being "bombed to hell" says ex-South Shields MP

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Do you stand by your vote?

'The country has spoken' - readers reveal if they would back second Brexit vote

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Would you back a second EU referendum?

Poll: Would you back a second EU referendum if there's no deal on Brexit?

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Nigel Farage. Picture by PA

Nigel Farage backtracks on second referendum idea to silence 'whinging and whining' opponents

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Number of 'paupers' funerals' rises by 16% in North East

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Residents were left with flood hit homes after adverse weather - dubbed Thunder Thursday -  hits the area in 2012

Hebburn flood prevention scheme sparks safety fears

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Snow, wind and ice warnings are forecast for North East England.

Region prepares for cold snap as ice, snow and wind forecast for North East

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The Wouldhave, Mile End Road South Shields

Wetherspoon plans £1.8million expansion for South Shields pub

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Make plastic bags cost £5 and bring back paper ones - some of your ideas for reducing waste

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If you or your child have these symptoms, you must go to A&E - meningitis charity urges families not to be put off by reports of swamped hospitals

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The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) have warned that the NHS in England is in a 'dangerous downward spiral'.

NHS 'haemorrhaging' nurses, experts say

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There could be changes at South Tyneside District Hospital.

NHS boss discusses ‘great future’ for South Tyneside District Hospital – despite ‘need to change’

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The maternity unit at South Tyneside District Hospital will be temporarily closed from 8am tomorrow.

Praise for staff as mums-to-be will be able to give birth at South Tyneside Hospital from next week

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South Tyneside District Hospital.

South Tyneside hospital trust pays out £19million in clinical negligence claims

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