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Families of Liam Curry and Chloe Rutherford issue touching thank you for 'amazing support'

The families of teenage sweethearts killed in the Manchester Arena bomb attack have issued a touching thank you to everyone who has helped and supported them in their grief.

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New Road, Boldon Colliery. Picture from Google Images

Police fears for woman after incident in Boldon street

Police are appealing for help tracing a woman they fear may have been injured in an incident in Boldon.

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Picture of a previous pony and trap ride in Sunderland

Travellers to carry out mass memorial pony and trap ride from Sunderland to Whitburn

More than 20 pony and trap riders are expected to parade through Sunderland on Sunday.
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Staff at the McDonald's drive-thru at Boldon called the police when Gustard-Bennett drove into the bushes.

Drunk driver who hit bushes at McDonald's drive-thru was three times over limit

A drunk school teacher was arrested after she crashed her car at a burger restaurant.

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Raise your glasses for 10 years of S Walton Opticians.

Kaye has an eye on the future as she celebrates 10 years of business in South Shields

The future looks bright for award-winner Kay Winship as she celebrates ten years in business.

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Joel Price's chimney stack was hit by lightning.

Lightning shoots down chimney and into bedroom where dad slept

A dad was just feet away from being hit by deadly lightning when a bolt came down a chimney in his and his wife’s bedroom.

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Funeral held for popular Jarrow mechanic and devoted dad Lee Gibson

Heartbroken family and friends united to say a final farewell to a devoted South Tyneside dad killed in a road crash.

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A lightning bolt hits Lyndon Drive in East Boldon on the morning of Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Pic by Hollie Scott.

See stunning picture of moment lightning hit street

Dramatic pictures show the moment that lightning struck in a street this morning.
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The dog walker described the mess at Cleadon Hills as 'appalling'.

Dog walker hits out at ‘appalling’ mess left by drinking school leavers

An ‘appalled’ dog walker has hit out at school leavers he claims are turning a South Tyneside nature reserve into an annual drink and litter hotspot.

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Over 2,000 homes across South Tyneside and Sunderland are currently without power.

Power cut continues to affect hundreds of homes in South Tyneside and Sunderland

Hundreds of homes across South Tyneside and Sunderland are currently without power as a result of a power cut.
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Boldon CA's Sue Topping with Sunshine Playgroup children after receiving good Ofsted. Back from left  Coun's Alison Strike, Sandra Duncan and Joanne Belle with staff and chair Kevin Oliver

Glowing Ofsted report for Sunshine playgroup in South Tyneside

Staff and youngsters at a South Tyneside playgroup are shining brighter after receiving a glowing report from Ofsted inspectors.

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Hole opens up on South Shields road

A hole has opened up on a South Shields road overnight.

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Prosecco Lounge in South Shields.

Police appeal after brick and petrol bomb attack on South Shields pub

Police have launched an appeal after a brick and petrol bomb were thrown into a South Shields pub.

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The Customs House learning officer Elizabeth Kane with Boldon School pupils (from left) Jonny Holman, Lucy Hughes and Caitlyn Amess.

Creative Boldon kids give a final push for arts award’s record-breaking year

Creative kids in have given a final push to help an arts award scheme achieve a record-breaking year.

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Fred Rylance has been reunited with his goats Gypsie and Lottie (L)

Pensioner’s joy after goats stolen in theft are found safe and well

A pensioner has spoken of his joy after two beloved goats he owned which were taken in a burglary at his allotment showed up safe and well.

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In pictures: South Shields says sad farewell to Manchester bombing victims Liam and Chloe

A young couple killed in the Manchester bombing continue to be the "image of love", the vicar taking their joint funeral service said today.
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South Shields remembers tragic young Manchester bombing victims

Mourners packed a South Shields church today for the funeral of a "perfect" young couple who were killed in the Manchester Arena bombing.
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Animals stolen and site trashed in ‘devastating’ allotment raid

Allotment owners have been left “devastated” after their sites were trashed and precious animals stolen by thieves.

Crime
The seafarers monument at the Mill Dam in South Shields

South Shields needs you: New project launched to get town centre, coast and riverside booming - and your help is needed

How can we get South Shields town centre booming again?
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The parade in 2016

Parade featuring cavalcade of 300 bikers to begin Armed Forces Day celebrations in South Shields

Thousands of people are expected to turn out for Armed Forces Day celebrations in South Tyneside this weekend.
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