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Disabled man’s seat sparks safety row at South Shields flats

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Image of a man police want to talk to in connection with an attempted burglary in South Shields

Police release image of man after attempted burglary in South Shields

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The burglary happened in Mowbray Road, South Shields. Image copyright Google Maps.

Jewellery belonging to late mum among £10k haul snatched by burglars

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One of the blocks found on Temple Park Fields.

Blocks of cannabis with street value of £10k found dumped in park

Crime

Advice for Boro supporters travelling to Stadium of Light for Sunderland match

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Best-performing schools face more regular watchdog visits

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South Tyneside has region’s lowest rate of secondary school exclusions

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Playwright aims to tell story of pioneering female footballer

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Some of the Dokan squad between events.

Karate kids kick off season in style

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New figures have shown there has been a rise in the number of cyber sex offences aganst children.

Police figures reveal big increase in cyber sex offences against children

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Activists are calling on Transport Secretary Chris Grayling not to "bail out" the Stagecoach/Virgin franchise for the East Coast Mainline. Pic: PA.

Government urged to return East Coast Mainline to public ownership

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you're likely to face traffic woes around South Tyneside on Wednesday February 21

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Roadworks Round-up: Closures and delays in the South Tyneside area on Tuesday 20/02/2018

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Police release image of man after attempted burglary in South Shields

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The burglary happened in Mowbray Road, South Shields. Image copyright Google Maps.

Jewellery belonging to late mum among £10k haul snatched by burglars

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One of the blocks found on Temple Park Fields.

Blocks of cannabis with street value of £10k found dumped in park

Crime
New figures have shown there has been a rise in the number of cyber sex offences aganst children.

Police figures reveal big increase in cyber sex offences against children

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Best-performing schools face more regular watchdog visits

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Coun Joan Atkinson

South Tyneside has region’s lowest rate of secondary school exclusions

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Pupils from Monkton Junior School  with Road Safety GB North East Look Out Leo mascot posters, along with Acting Headteacher Louise Heathfield, (left) and South Tyneside Council Road Safety Officer Julie Inkster, (right).

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

Government urged to return East Coast Mainline to public ownership

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Roadworks Round-up: Where you're likely to face traffic woes around South Tyneside on Wednesday February 21

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Roadworks Round-up: Closures and delays in the South Tyneside area on Tuesday 20/02/2018

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KFC. Picture by PA

KFC forced to close hundreds of stores due to chicken shortage

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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

Disabled man’s seat sparks safety row at South Shields flats

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Rubbish dumped at Hebburn Marina

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

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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