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Weather latest: Snow warning in place as North East battles wintry conditions

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South Tyneside and Sunderland hospital chiefs open up potential for organisations to merge

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England cricketer Ben Stokes.

England cricketer Ben Stokes due in Bristol court on the same day as international comeback in New Zealand

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Car stuck in snow.

Winter weather: North East school closures

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Former partner will donate ‘evil monster’ cat killer’s compensation payment to charity

Crime

Company building South Shields retirement apartments seeks charity to support

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Nurse aims to get people slim and fit in South Tyneside

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Gazette readers say no to talk of second EU referendum

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Artist's impression of IAMP overhead view looking south to the River Wear

Council leader wants to see more job opportunities for residents

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More than 400 tickets for this years pantomime The Lambton Worm at The Customs House were given to deserving families through the Hays Travel Foundation.

Hundreds enjoy panto magic in Shields

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Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport
A Northern Rail train.

Rail delays after freight train derails between Sunderland and Hartlepool

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The southbound A19 at Lindisfarne roundabout. Picture from Google Images.

Breakdowns cause school run problems on North East roads

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Former partner will donate ‘evil monster’ cat killer’s compensation payment to charity

Crime
The offence happened at South Shields Town Hall

Homeless man damaged computer at housing office

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Clockwise from top, Sophie the cat, Thomas John Hogarth and Aileen Holmes.

Former partner brands cat killer 'evil monster' and says: 'I wanted him jailed'

Crime
Christopher Hills

Police are hunting a man who has been recalled to prison

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Winter weather: North East school closures

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Jarrow School, which is one of two in South Tyneside which had links to now-defunct Carillion.

Reassurances given over Carillion’s contracts with South Shields and Jarrow schools

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Staff at the newly transformed Ozzie Owls room at St Oswald's CE VA Primary School in Hebburn.

School celebrates opening of new unit providing out-of-hours care

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St Bede's RC Primary School, Jarrow, celebrate the schools good Ofsted report with headteacher Moya Rooney.

Polite pupils hailed as credit to Jarrow school in ‘good’ report

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Company building South Shields retirement apartments seeks charity to support

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Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport
Tesco Clubcard changes have been delayed. Picture by PA

Tesco delays changes to Clubcard scheme after customer backlash

Business
Jarrow School, which is one of two in South Tyneside which had links to now-defunct Carillion.

Reassurances given over Carillion’s contracts with South Shields and Jarrow schools

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Gazette readers say no to talk of second EU referendum

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Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport
David Miliband. Pic: PA.

UK must do more to help Syrians who are being "bombed to hell" says ex-South Shields MP

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Do you stand by your vote?

'The country has spoken' - readers reveal if they would back second Brexit vote

Politics

Number of 'paupers' funerals' rises by 16% in North East

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Residents were left with flood hit homes after adverse weather - dubbed Thunder Thursday -  hits the area in 2012

Hebburn flood prevention scheme sparks safety fears

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Snow, wind and ice warnings are forecast for North East England.

Region prepares for cold snap as ice, snow and wind forecast for North East

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The Wouldhave, Mile End Road South Shields

Wetherspoon plans £1.8million expansion for South Shields pub

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Make plastic bags cost £5 and bring back paper ones - some of your ideas for reducing waste

Environment

South Tyneside and Sunderland hospital chiefs open up potential for organisations to merge

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Debra Blenkinsop has launched hwo own slimming group

Nurse aims to get people slim and fit in South Tyneside

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The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) have warned that the NHS in England is in a 'dangerous downward spiral'.

NHS 'haemorrhaging' nurses, experts say

Health
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If you or your child have these symptoms, you must go to A&E - meningitis charity urges families not to be put off by reports of swamped hospitals

Health
There could be changes at South Tyneside District Hospital.

NHS boss discusses ‘great future’ for South Tyneside District Hospital – despite ‘need to change’

Health