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Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

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Carl Mowatt, pictured with Guid Dogs for the Blind fundraiser Pippa Turner

South Shields runner aims to help towards paying for a guide dog for the blind

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Youngsters at last years Holocaust Memorial Day in South Tyneside

People invited to remember Holocaust in South Tyneside

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A business is under investigation for selling alcohol to youngsters.

South Tyneside business investigated over under-age booze sales.

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Works starts on £750,000 revamp at South Shields pub

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Volunteer group aims to give East Boldon library bright future

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Poliuce hunt man after South Shields stabbing

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Residents unhappy about possible hospital merger plans

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An Instagram message

Jarrow prisoner in social media phone probe

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Man seriously injured after stabbing in South Shields street

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Calls have been made for an inquiry into safety on the A19.

Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

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Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

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A Northern Rail train.

Rail delays after freight train derails between Sunderland and Hartlepool

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Poliuce hunt man after South Shields stabbing

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Man seriously injured after stabbing in South Shields street

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Potts was caught on CCTV at HMP Northumberland.

South Shields woman claimed drugs were sweets after smuggling them to prison inmate

Crime
Smuggled cigarettes discovered at Port of Tyne

Two sentenced for smuggling more than two million cigarettes through Port of Tyne

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Hundreds of youngsters take part in Sunderland AFC EFL Kids Cup final as they begin road to Wembley

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Car stuck in snow.

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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Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

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Manager Bal Gill at The New Sundial.

Works starts on £750,000 revamp at South Shields pub

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Dame Sue Ion

The search is on for the best engineers in the North East

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PHS Supplies at Western Approach Industrial Estate. Owner Aidan Forshaw.

New jobs for former Plumb Centre staff in the pipeline

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Calls for A19 safety inquiry grow louder

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Jonathan Arnott, MEP.

North East MEP Jonathan Arnott resigns from UKIP

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Boris Johnson suggests building bridge between England and France to bring nations together

Politics
Railway tracks.

Stephen Hepburn MP: Public transport must be under public control

Transport

Mum sets up own school crossing patrol after lollipop lady retires – then gets ordered to stop by council

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It's set to be a cold weekend across the region.

What's the weather going to be like in the North East this weekend?

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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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Residents unhappy about possible hospital merger plans

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Dr Shahid Wahid, medical director of the trust.

Count down begins to return of delivery services at South Shields maternity unit

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There is no suggestion that South Tyneside District Hospital would close as part of any new arrangement.

Health chiefs told to ‘justify’ merger proposals for South Tyneside and Sunderland hospitals

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The findings have been published in the journal Science.

Doctors take step forward in developing universal blood test for cancer

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Dave Emmerson also completed a fundraising walk last year in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

South Shields heart attack survivor set to raise funds with charity walk

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