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New South Tyneside primary school league tables published: How do they rank?

Education
Donovan Johns has had three suspended sentences activated.

Thug who walked free after fracturing baby's skull is jailed for nightclub attack

Crime
South Tyneside District Hospital.

South Shields MP calls for inquiry into hospital shake up plan

News

Hundreds gather to say goodbye to South Shields mam Ashley Tomlin

News

Sunderland AFC boss Chris Coleman and players spread Christmas cheer to young fans on hospital visits

Health

Birth plans for pregnant women in place say South Tyneside health bosses

News

Transgender South Shields woman cleared of raping a man

Crime

What inmates in our prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day

Crime
South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck is leading a debate on the future of South Tyneside hospital services.

Emma Lewell-Buck: Act now for the sake of our hospital’s future

Opinion
Nick Jones, chief executive of Newcastle International Airport.

Newcastle Airport named as one of the happiest in the world

Transport
Nick Jones, chief executive of Newcastle International Airport.

Newcastle Airport named as one of the happiest in the world

Transport
The broken-down HGV. Credit: @NELiveTraffic

Broken-down lorry moved from busy road

News
Transport Secretary Chris Grayling

'Immediate investigation' as rail users offered tickets for 'non-existent' services

Transport

Thug who walked free after fracturing baby's skull is jailed for nightclub attack

Crime
Katie Brannen.

Transgender South Shields woman cleared of raping a man

Crime
Here's what prisoners will be tucking into this Christmas Day.

What inmates in our prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day

Crime
Detective Chief Inspector Lee Gosling

Police still targeting burglars in South Tyneside and Sunderland ahead of Christmas

News

New South Tyneside primary school league tables published: How do they rank?

Education
South Tyneside College students who collected good for the homeless

South Tyneside students help homeless charity

News
Headteacher Elizabeth Hayes outside Boldon School.

School fails to reach good standard for more than a decade

News
Ofsted has visited South Shields School.

South Shields School has ‘clear’ vision for improvement, say inspectors

News

Newcastle Airport named as one of the happiest in the world

Transport
Lorna receives her award from Gary Lewis, chief executive of The Travel Network Group, and Lisa Henning, group

Top award for South Tyneside travel agent

News
The broken-down HGV. Credit: @NELiveTraffic

Broken-down lorry moved from busy road

News
Mike Ashley.

Profits plunge at Mike Ashley's Sports Direct

Business

Emma Lewell-Buck: Act now for the sake of our hospital’s future

Opinion
Here's when benefits will be paid over the Christmas period.

Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid early - these are the dates you can expect them

Politics
New paving at Horsley Hill sqaure

New South Shields paving scheme NOT a deterrent to homeless says council

Politics
Coun Ed Malcolm

Last chance to have say on proposed Parliamentary boundary changes

News

Residents furious over new sports club plan for Temple Park in South Shields

Environment
Our new Local Democracy Reporters will cover meetings at South Shields Town Hall.

Shields Gazette and BBC unveil new Democracy Reporter partnership

News
Storm Caroline is set to arrive in the UK.

Storm Caroline is on the way - but how will it affect the North East?

News
The rubbish at The Bower.

Fines of over £1,300 over rubbish at homes in South Shields, Jarrow and Hebburn

News
Cross Arms Hotel, formerly the Douglas Vaults

Former South Shields pub set to be demolished as part of regeneration project

News

South Shields MP calls for inquiry into hospital shake up plan

News
Sunderland boss Chris Coleman meets seven-year-old Abi Smith during a Christmas visit to Sunderland Royal Hospital.

Sunderland AFC boss Chris Coleman and players spread Christmas cheer to young fans on hospital visits

Health
South Tyneside Hospital.

Birth plans for pregnant women in place say South Tyneside health bosses

News
South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck is leading a debate on the future of South Tyneside hospital services.

Emma Lewell-Buck: Act now for the sake of our hospital’s future

Opinion

Steve Harper and Alan Shearer support launch of world's first 'check yourself' app by cancer charity

Health