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Inspirational South Shields mum loses battle with cancer

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Watch our slideshow of Memory Lane pictures of South Shields tennis players

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The new law came into force last April.

Hundreds of North East children targeted by internet groomers in last year, figures show

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From left, Howie Mandel, Courtney Hadwin. Photo by: Ron Batzdorff/NBC

Incredible audition video of America’s Got Talent star Courtney Hadwin racks up 120 million views

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‘Fight ahead’ over plans to demolish South Shields school

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Search for South Tyneside Curry House of 2018 - which is your favourite?

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Card payments overtake cash for the first time amid contactless boom

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The laws on driving with an England flag on your car

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BBC photo of David Dimbleby who has announced he will leave Question Time after 25 years at the helm of the BBC flagship political debate programme. Picture by Richard Lewisohn

David Dimbleby to leave BBC's Question Time after 25 years

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Dog show organiser ‘overwhelmed’ by success of annual event

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Roadworks latest.

Roadworks latest: Where to expect delays on Monday, June 18, in the South Shields area

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Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union on Arriva Rail North (Northern) will walk out for 24 hours on June 19, 21 and 23 in the long-running dispute over the roles of guards on trains.

Northern releases new timetable for RMT strike action

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you may face delays in the South Tyneside area on Saturday

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Hundreds of North East children targeted by internet groomers in last year, figures show

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The laws on driving with an England flag on your car

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The trial is taking place at Newcastle Crown Court.

Sex offender claims 'mistaken identity' over attacks on women

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National Victims Association's 21st annual conference at The Little Haven Hotel, South Shields.

Families of loved ones lost at the hands of killers gather for victims' conference

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Ofsted bosses say things are looking up at ‘inadequate’ South Tyneside school

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Vote: Should university students have to sign a code of conduct for their behaviour?

Education
Happy youngsters cut the ribbon.

South Shields pupils on track for a healthier lifestyle

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& Artist Julia Stafford (seated centre) and teacher Alison Quinn (standing

Pupils to see their stories in print as part of innovative arts project

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Card payments overtake cash for the first time amid contactless boom

Business
Roadworks latest.

Roadworks latest: Where to expect delays on Monday, June 18, in the South Shields area

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South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck.

South Shields MP slams Government’s Universal Credit scheme after damning report is released

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Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union on Arriva Rail North (Northern) will walk out for 24 hours on June 19, 21 and 23 in the long-running dispute over the roles of guards on trains.

Northern releases new timetable for RMT strike action

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David Dimbleby to leave BBC's Question Time after 25 years

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South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck.

South Shields MP slams Government’s Universal Credit scheme after damning report is released

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Tory MP blocks bid to make upskirting a specific criminal offence

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Government's controversial Universal Credit scheme criticised in damning new report

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McDonald's to replace all plastic straws with paper ones across UK restaurants

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South Tyneside Tree Action Group campaigners

Campaigners angered as 173 trees are felled as part of pavement work

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Photo issued by Butterfly Conservation of a Mint moth.

Dozens of new moth species settling in UK due to climate change and horticultural trade, say wildlife experts

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The Water's Edge pub could be transformed into seafront flats.

More than 300 objections submitted over apartment development plans for South Shields seafront

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Picture by PA.

'Tree champion' appointed to curb felling of street trees and boost planting rates

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South Shields golfer once given days to live raises thousands for charity

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South Shields baby boy battling rare cancer that only affects 88 other people in the world

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Midwives are being told to respect the mother's choice.

Bottle or breastfeeding? Woman's choice must be respected, midwives told

Health
Ken Bremner, Chief Executive of City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust and South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust.

Sunderland and South Tyneside hospital boss ‘humbled’ to receive MBE

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 Cllr Tracey Dixon is pictured with James and Julie McCord

Week of events to promote support for carers in South Tyneside

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