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Man seriously injured after stabbing in South Shields street

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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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Potts was caught on CCTV at HMP Northumberland.

South Shields woman claimed drugs were sweets after smuggling them to prison inmate

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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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Two sentenced for smuggling more than two million cigarettes through Port of Tyne

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Health chiefs told to ‘justify’ merger proposals for South Tyneside and Sunderland hospitals

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Jarrow MP pledges support to Holocaust Memorial Day

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Fears running events could be lost if building plans get the go ahead on Temple Memorial Park

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The pressure  flu is placing on hospitals in the North East has been revealed.

Call for public to get flu jab as strain on hospitals revealed

Health
Dave Emmerson also completed a fundraising walk last year in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

South Shields heart attack survivor set to raise funds with charity walk

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Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport
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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Man seriously injured after stabbing in South Shields street

Crime
Potts was caught on CCTV at HMP Northumberland.

South Shields woman claimed drugs were sweets after smuggling them to prison inmate

Crime
Smuggled cigarettes discovered at Port of Tyne

Two sentenced for smuggling more than two million cigarettes through Port of Tyne

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Cresswell Towers holiday park.

South Tyneside boss faces murder retrial over death of Sunderland man

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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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The search is on for the best engineers in the North East

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PHS Supplies at Western Approach Industrial Estate. Owner Aidan Forshaw.

New jobs for former Plumb Centre staff in the pipeline

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Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport
What the McCarthy and Stone development in South Shields will look like.

Company building South Shields retirement apartments seeks charity to support

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North East MEP Jonathan Arnott resigns from UKIP

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

Politics
Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport
There has been much talk of a second referendum since the initial vote took place in June 2016.

Gazette readers say no to talk of second EU referendum

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

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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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Picture by PA

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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Health chiefs told to ‘justify’ merger proposals for South Tyneside and Sunderland hospitals

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The pressure  flu is placing on hospitals in the North East has been revealed.

Call for public to get flu jab as strain on hospitals revealed

Health
Dave Emmerson also completed a fundraising walk last year in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

South Shields heart attack survivor set to raise funds with charity walk

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The findings have been published in the journal Science.

Doctors take step forward in developing universal blood test for cancer

Health

South Tyneside and Sunderland hospital chiefs open up potential for organisations to merge

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