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Weather latest: Wintry showers to continue overnight in the North East

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

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The teams involved in locating a missing nine-year-old boy in Sunderland.

Police thank rescue services after search for missing boy in Sunderland

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Dame Sue Ion

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

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New jobs for former Plumb Centre staff in the pipeline

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South Tyneside boss faces murder retrial over death of Sunderland man

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England cricketer Ben Stokes due in Bristol court on the same day as international comeback in New Zealand

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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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Meet the REAL Great North Snow Dogs: Your pets enjoying some winter fun

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Drivers urged to take care after heavy snow hits North East

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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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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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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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David Miliband. Pic: PA.

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

Politics

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

Environment

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

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Debra Blenkinsop has launched hwo own slimming group

Nurse aims to get people slim and fit in South Tyneside

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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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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

Health
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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