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Parking plea to parents by South Shields primary school head

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The first incident took place in Lulworth Avenue, Jarrow, according to police. Picture by Google Maps.

Three arrests after major police operation in nearby South Shields and Jarrow estates

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National icecream champion Michael Minchella.

Minchella's ice cream is named 'best in UK' at national competition

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Train lines have been affected following an incident this morning.

Man dies after being hit by train

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Legendary director Sir Ridley Scott praises his old college as he is awarded Bafta fellowship

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Call for action on flytipping after rubbish dumped at Hebburn marina

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South Tyneside's top 10 chippies as chosen by you - vote for your favourite in our Chip Shop of the Year 2018

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Karate students get behind Amber’s Law to call for earlier cancer screening

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Theresa May has concerns about a system that leaves the poorest students in England with the highest debt.

Theresa May announces 'sweeping review' of student finance scheme in England

Education
Employers are being accused of having "antiquated" attitudes to recruiting women as new evidence revealed many believe it is reasonable to ask about plans to have children during a job interview.

Vote: Is it reasonable for employers to ask women about plans for having children?

Business
Roadworks Round-Up.

Traffic watch: The roadworks which could cause delays in South Tyneside on Monday

Transport
The A184 Felling bypass. Google

Bypass to be closed overnight in major roundabout works

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Roadworks at Heworth Roundabout

Drivers warned of Felling Bypass closure as Heworth Roundabout roadworks continue

Transport

Three arrests after major police operation in nearby South Shields and Jarrow estates

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Court Round-Up: Drink-driving, criminal damage and threatening behaviour among cases dealt with in South Shields

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Pensioner calls for action over Hebburn parking danger

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Shuaib Muhammad.

Perverted plumber performed sex act in woman's home after having duplicate key cut

Crime

Parking plea to parents by South Shields primary school head

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Theresa May has concerns about a system that leaves the poorest students in England with the highest debt.

Theresa May announces 'sweeping review' of student finance scheme in England

Education

Hebburn pupils prepare flood risk plans for schools

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From left, Georgina Woodward, of hair product firm Redken, Samantha Hope, 16, watched by, third left, lecturer Kathryn Parkin and hair and beauty students.

Expert classes make South Tyneside hairdressing students a cut above

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Minchella's ice cream is named 'best in UK' at national competition

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South Tyneside's top 10 chippies as chosen by you - vote for your favourite in our Chip Shop of the Year 2018

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Employers are being accused of having "antiquated" attitudes to recruiting women as new evidence revealed many believe it is reasonable to ask about plans to have children during a job interview.

Vote: Is it reasonable for employers to ask women about plans for having children?

Business
Mike Ashley's Sports Direct retail business has come under fire from the Church Commisioners.

Mike Ashley's Sports Direct comes under fire from Church of England over failings

Business

200 turn out for protest at South Tyneside Hospital

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The European Parliament in Strasbourg

South Shields MP urges Government to get to grips with Brexit as fears grow over North East impact

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The very areas which voted Leave will be hardest hit by Brexit.

Why areas which voted Leave will be hardest hit by Brexit

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Unions are warning that one in seven children of public sector workers will be living in poverty by the end of next month.

Thousands of children of public sector workers are now living in poverty, research shows

Politics

Call for action on flytipping after rubbish dumped at Hebburn marina

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Hebburn pupils prepare flood risk plans for schools

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The sun will be shining in the North East this weekend.

What's the weather forecast for the North East this weekend?

Environment
The Environment Agency has warned that intense bouts of flooding are set to become more frequent in the UK because of climate change.

Severe flooding will become more frequent due to climate change, warn experts

Environment
Flooding on the Lukes Lane Estate

Anti-flooding work to start in Hebburn

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Vote: Is it reasonable for employers to ask women about plans for having children?

Business

200 turn out for protest at South Tyneside Hospital

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Pharmacist/Pharmacy of the Year Award winners - Tony Schofield and Flagg Court Pharmacy.

South Shields pharmacist’s humbling award win - and could you be next?

Health
Staff from Ward 19 at South Tyneside District Hospital, left to right, staff nurse Kelly Hicks, auxiliary nurses Carole Leithead and Amelia Hambley, Dr Dominic Maxfield, staff nurse Karen Turnbull and auxiliary nurses Susan Pratt and Lisa Hall.

Best of Health Awards honour ‘exceptional, compassionate care’ from heroes working under great pressure

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South Shields Labout MP Emma Lewell-Buck.

‘Listen to the people’ – MP’s message to health chiefs over the future of South Tyneside District Hospital

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