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Tributes to 17-year-old killed in two-car collision in Jarrow

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South Shields FC players go for a drink with their fans and Coronation Street star after game postponed

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Officials make an inspection on the pitch at Atherton Collieries before deciding to call off the game v South Shields. Pic: Peter Talbot.

Atherton Collieries explain why match v South Shields was called off just 90 minutes before kick-off

Non League

Sunday snow: Your pictures from today’s snowfall around the North East

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Thousands more people could become blue badge holders

Health

North East football fan arrested after allegedly urinating in opposition team goalkeeper's water bottle

Crime

North East hit by further snow - but will we get more this week?

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Benefits Expert: Why it’s always worth having a benefit check

Business
Ed Sheeran.

Singer Ed Sheeran confirms his engagement and that 'our cats are chuffed as well'

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Fellgate Metro Station.

Man charged with series of sex attacks

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Calls have been made for an inquiry into safety on the A19.

Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

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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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North East football fan arrested after allegedly urinating in opposition team goalkeeper's water bottle

Crime
Fellgate Metro Station.

Man charged with series of sex attacks

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Police on the streets yesterday

Police hunt man after South Shields stabbing

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Man seriously injured after stabbing in South Shields street

Crime

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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Benefits Expert: Why it’s always worth having a benefit check

Business
Calls have been made for an inquiry into safety on the A19.

Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

News
Manager Bal Gill at The New Sundial.

Works starts on £750,000 revamp at South Shields pub

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Dame Sue Ion

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

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Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

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Jonathan Arnott, MEP.

North East MEP Jonathan Arnott resigns from UKIP

Politics
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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

What's the weather going to be like in the North East this weekend?

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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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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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Thousands more people could become blue badge holders

Health
South Tyneside Hospital

Residents unhappy about possible hospital merger plans

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Dr Shahid Wahid, medical director of the trust.

Count down begins to return of delivery services at South Shields maternity unit

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There is no suggestion that South Tyneside District Hospital would close as part of any new arrangement.

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

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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