South Tyneside

South Tyneside

Little Mix comfortable in sexy outfits, says Jade

Chart-toppers Little Mix have said they only wear what they feel comfortable in after criticism of their racy outfits during their performance on X Factor.

Groundwork chief executive Andrew Watts, centre, with the Mayor and Mayoress of South Tyneside, councillors Alan Smith and Moira Smith, and re-enactors.

Bede's World is reborn as Jarrow Hall as attraction reopens

A major North East tourist attraction ushered in a new era today and welcomed hundreds of visitors as it reopened for business.

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Hunt for missing woman: Police need your help

Hunt for missing woman: Police need your help

Police are appealing for the public's help to trace a missing woman with links in the South Tyneside and Gateshead areas.
Michaela Hart is angry over no school placement for her two autistic son's Jayden Gibson aged 8 and Joshua Gilhespy Hart aged 4 (R)

Mum’s anger as her two autistic sons are left without school places

A frustrated mother is furious after her two autistic sons have been left without school places

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Little Mix have announced a third date at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle on Friday 3 November next year as part of their Glory Days tour.

Little Mix announce third North East show as they hit the No 1 spot

Little Mix, the world's biggest girl group, have announced a THIRD date in the North East on their arena tour.

Young seaman's body brought ashore after man dies aboard 'ghost ship'

The body of a young seaman has been brought ashore after he died in an incident aboard a ship moored off the coast.
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Two vehicle smash closes busy South Tyneside road

Two vehicle smash closes busy South Tyneside road

Lizard Lane is Whitburn is closed after an accident this morning.

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St Nicholas' Church in West Boldon.

Homeless man found dead inside a tent in church graveyard

Tributes have been paid to a popular homeless man who was found dead in a graveyard.

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Chris Bett and dog Wallice are to compete in Scruffts.

Wallis the wonder dog is off to London to compete in Scruffts

They say dogs are a man’s best friend.

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Three Conservation Areas have been put on the at risk register

Three of South Tyneside’s prettiest places have been put on the ‘at risk’ list by a campaign group.

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Yob choked girlfriend in row after dog urinated on rug

A brute choked and bit his girlfriend when a boxing day row broke out over dog urine on a rug.

The Great North Air Ambulance was in attendance.

Police appeal after 'serious' crash in South Tyneside sees cyclist taken to hospital

Police are appealing for information after a man was taken to hospital following a serious collision in South Tyneside.
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Mum of Little Mix's Jade Thirlwall proud after daughter reveals devastating anorexia battle

The mother of Little Mix star Jade Thirlwall has spoken of her pride after the young singer opened her heart on her devastating battle with anorexia.
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Andrew Watts, Chief Executive of Groundwork South Tyneside and Newcastle, and, right, Leigh Venus, Groundwork's Operations Manager Culture and Heritage, with, l-r, Jarrow Hall supporters David Howland, Steve Watson, Susan Moor and Adam Brunn.

Bede’s World to reopen this weekend as Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm Village

Tourist attraction Bede’s World will reopen for business this weekend.

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South Tyneside District Hospital vigil.
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Rally planned in South Tyneside over hospital trust alliance with Sunderland

Campaigners will be putting their best foot forward this weekend in a bid to ‘save’ hospital services in South Tyneside.

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Kayley Paul with her daughter Jordan Carruthers (7) outside of McDonald's King Street South Shields. Picture by FRANK REID

Mum’s horror after girl picks up needle in McDonald’s toilet

An angry mum says she was stunned to be offered a happy meal at McDonald’s after her daughter found a hypodermic needle in the firm’s South Shields restaurant.

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Celebrity author David Baddiel visits new South Tyneside cultural venue

Celebrity author David Baddiel visits new South Tyneside cultural venue

A famous author and comedian has helped spread The Word about South Tyneside’s newest cultural venue.

Kings Meadow. Image courtesy of Google.

Police investigating schoolgirl stranger incident say ‘no crime committed’

Police have investigated a report of a man approaching a girl as she walked to school and found no offences have been committed.

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South Shields MP to host annual jobs fair

Job seekers could be in with a chance of finding employment as a South Shields MP launches her annual jobs fair.

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Day Of The Dead will be brought to life in shopping centre

Day Of The Dead will be brought to life in shopping centre

The Day Of The Dead will be brought to life in Jarrow this Halloween.

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