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‘I’ve saved six lives at South Shields clifftop - but more needs to be done’

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The North East Ambulance Service has reported an increase in the number of assaults from 240 in 2012/13 to 292 in 2017/18.

South Shields MP backs calls for more protection for emergency crews

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Councillors call for more job training opportunities to be based in South Tyneside

Business
The Workwear and Schoolwear store, in Dean Road

South Shields Bistro plans on hold after committee raise concerns

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you may face delays in South Tyneside on Wednesday

Transport

New When The Boat Comes In novel set to be launched

Lifestyle

Tribute planned in memory of local hero John Simpson Kirkpatrick

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Cash boost for Jarra Jim tribute runners

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Antique Road Trips Charles Hanson vistits Judith Brown at Cleadon Antiques and Gifts

BBC show Antiques Road Trip visits village shop to check out its wares

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Too many cuddles lead to rescue mission for Monsters Inc star Sulley at South Shields exhibition

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you may face delays in South Tyneside on Wednesday

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The incident happened near the Tyne Tunnel.

Appeal after biker suffers broken collar bone in crash near Tyne Tunnel

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Ongoing roadworks across the South Shields area include the following:

Roadworks latest: Where to expect delays on Tuesday, April 24, in the South Shields area

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South Shields MP backs calls for more protection for emergency crews

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Newcastle United footballer Rolando Aarons (navy blue shirt, dark tie) arrives at Newcastle Crow Court this morning, where he faces charges relating to an incident at a popular Newcastle city centre bar. Picture by North News.

Newcastle winger Rolando Aarons faces jail over 90-second city bar brawl which 'blew up out of nowhere'

Crime

Jail for South Shields pervert snared by paedophile hunters

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

Crime

Councillors call for more job training opportunities to be based in South Tyneside

Business
Dianne Mountain of Epinay Business and Enterprise School and Shaun Simmons of  TT2 Limited with the Jarra Jim team.

Cash boost for Jarra Jim tribute runners

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Parents outside Fellagte Autistic Unit, Oxford Way, Jarrow,  who are angry over cuts to staff at the unit.

Parents hit out over proposed changes to specialist education unit in South Tyneside

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Plans for new South Tyneside primary school given go ahead

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Councillors call for more job training opportunities to be based in South Tyneside

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you may face delays in South Tyneside on Wednesday

Transport
Have you donated to your local food bank?

Food banks handing out record amount of emergency supplies, study finds

Business

19 famous people who you might not know are from South Shields

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South Shields MP backs calls for more protection for emergency crews

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Westoe ward candidates, clockwise, from top left, Michael Hailey (Lib Dems), Nicola Usher (Green), Jack White (Conservative) and Allan West (Labour).

Meet the Westoe candidates for the South Tyneside local council elections

Politics
The Cleadon and East Boldon candidates for the local elections are, from left, Margaret Meling (Labour), Jeff Milburn (Conservative) and Sarah Jean McKeown (Green Party).

Meet the Cleadon and East Boldon candidates in the South Tyneside local elections

Politics
Hebburn South candidates, from left, Fiona Milburn (Conservative), Matthew Giles (Green Party) and Nancy Maxwell (Labour).

Meet the Hebburn South ward candidates for this year's South Tyneside local council elections

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South Shields Bistro plans on hold after committee raise concerns

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How hayfever sufferers could be affected by the 'pollen bomb' hitting Britain

Environment
The sheep were born earlier this month.

Meet Teeny, Tot and Tiny - the rare sheep triplets born in Durham

Offbeat
One of the blocks in Lord Nelson Street

Tenants want to know more about plans to demolish 126 homes in South Shields

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Dolphins filmed off the coast at South Shields

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Can you help celebrate 70 years of the NHS?

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Watching out for hidden sugars.

Some 'healthy' yoghurts contain almost all of a child's recommended daily sugar intake

Health
Carol Harries, left, Chris Cordner, centre, and Gavin Foster, right, at the judging of the Best of Health Awards.

Shortlist revealed for Best of Health Awards

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Margaret Whittington, of the League of Friends, sitting in one of the new chairs, with phlebotomy manager Kin Dailly, centre. and League members and supporters

South Tyneside Hospital ‘Friends’ take the sting out of blood tests

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Cancer charity boosted by efforts of battling South Shields grandfather

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