South Tyneside

South Tyneside

Great Run Local to bring weekly 5k and 2k events to Souter Lighthouse

The firm behind the Great North Run is bringing its weekly 2k and 5k event to a popular North East landmark.

Julie Parkin.

Husband appears in court accused of murdering his teacher wife

A husband has appeared in court accused of the murder of his primary school teacher wife.
The man was found with serious injuries on July 10.

Police name Sunderland man who died after being found injured in field

A Sunderland man has died after being found with serious injuries in a field in Northumberland.
Fred Baron, who has died aged 89.

Tributes after teacher who devoted his life to helping deaf and blind students thrive dies aged 89

An award-winning teacher who helped hundreds of deaf and blind people across the region has died aged 89.

Marsden Grotto

Marsden Grotto hotel plans run aground as planners demand environment survey

A proposal to convert an historic seafront pub into an hotel have been rocked by planners worried about wildlife.

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Police searching for 'confused' woman in Boldon

Police are appealing for help after reports of a confused woman in Boldon Colliery.

Cleadon and The Boldons
Ian White

Sex offender caught with drunk schoolgirl on his bed after promising her gifts over Facebook

A sex offender who was caught with an underage girl he had groomed over Facebook sitting on his bed has been jailed for three years.
South Shields
Courtney Hadwin impressed judges when she starred in The Voice Kids.

Twelve-year-old singing sensation set to wow crowds at South Tyneside Festival

Young star Courtney Hadwin has been added to the line-up for this weekend’s final Sunday Concert in South Shields.

Whitburn Library.

Funding to be pulled from four community libraries which could close before end of year

The future of four branch libraries in South Tyneside hangs in the balance - as residents are warned to step up or lose them forever.

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The Red Arrows' blue heart with arrow dedicated to South Shields sweethearts, Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry who were killed in the Manchester Area bombing.

Red Arrows pay tribute to tragic South Shields teenagers Chloe and Liam

The red arrows made a love heart in the sky for South Shields' tragic sweethearts Chloe Rutherford and Liam Currie.
Wayne and Emma Anderson were on holiday with daughter Amy.

Dad's speaks of 'panic' as family caught up in 'terrifying' earthquake in Turkey

A dad from South Shields has told of the terrifying moment he and his family experienced an earthquake as they were about to board a flight home from Turkey.

News 4

Watch youngster get the surprise of his life when he comes face to face with golf champion Henrik Stenson

A young golf fanatic has become an internet sensation after getting the surprise of his life when he came face to face with his hero Henrik Stenson.

Your pictures of Disney Magic as she visits the River Tyne

It really was a majestic sight.
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South Northumbria Magistrates' Court in South Shields.

85-year-old motorist was found to be over the drink drive limit

An 85-year-old drink driver asked a court if his ban included riding a moped.

Laura Roberts is playing Elle Woods

Talented teens secure leading roles in new production of Legally Blonde: The Musical

A teenage actress has landed her dream role in a forthcoming production of a hit musical.

The scene yesterday afternoon. Picture from Sunderland Coastguard Rescue Team

Dog dies after South Tyneside cliff fall

A dog has died after falling from cliffs on South Tyneside.

News 1

Here she is! Disney Magic arrives on the River Tyne

The iconic Disney Magic cruise liner has arrived in the North East as she embarks on a short stay in the region.

News 2
Syed Alom

Takeaway owner launches fight against Just Eat in business battle

A takeaway boss is taking on the might of an international online food ordering firm in a battle for business survival.

Business 21

Proms 2017: 16 pictures from Boldon School

Thousands of students across the region have been getting their glad rags on to see in the end of the school year in style.
Testos roundabout

Lanes re-opened after crash on A19

Lanes which has to be closed after a crash on the A19 tonight have now re-opened.
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