Cleadon and The Boldons

Cleadon & The Boldons

Plans to bulldoze former village school in West Boldon

A disused village primary school could soon be razed to the ground with homes being built on the site.

The incident happened off North Road in Boldon Colliery.

Salon evacuated after discarded cigarette sparks paper fire

A hairdressers was cleared of staff and customers after the smell of smoke caused concern.
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Mrs Margaret Burns  is made an MBE by the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace. Photo credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Archive.

Civil servant receives MBE at palace ceremony

A civil servant from Cleadon has been presented with her MBE in a prestigious ceremony held at Buckingham Palace.

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Boldon School.

School chosen as part of a £50million cadet scheme

Youngsters at Boldon School have the chance to be part of a £50million cadet scheme.

Songwriter Ian Ventress has amazed the musical world with his talents.

Businessman enters Top 10 charts across the globe with his first hit song

A South Tyneside businessman is rubbing shoulders with A-list musicians after his first single entered the Top 10 of charts across the globe.

Faltec Europe Ltd

Company bosses to appear in court over potentially-fatal Legionnaires Disease outbreak and explosion injury

Bosses of a Boldon company are set to appear in court next week after people contracted potentially-deadly Legionnaires Disease and an employee was injured in a fire.

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Glen Miller, who is fund raising for the Independant Methodist Church, North Road, Boldon Colliery, with Iris Ogilvie a member of the church.

Thieves steal cash raised by children at Boldon church

A community has rallied round after burglars raided their local church.

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The accident happened next to East Boldon Metro Station.

Pensioner remains in 'serious' condition after being hit by car

An elderly woman is in a 'serious but not life-threatening' condition after being knocked over.

South Tyneside Magistrates' Court.

Man in court after woman's face slashed in alleged attack

A man has appeared in court after a woman suffered slash wounds to her face.

South Tyneside Magistrates Court

Man due in court after woman slashed in attack

A woman needed hospital treatment after being slashed across the face in an early morning attack.

Charles Street in Boldon Colliery.

Police investigate early-hours assault in street

An investigation has been launched following an assault in Boldon Colliery.

Station Road in East Bolden where a pensioner was hit by a car.

Pensioner hit by car in East Boldon is in ‘serious’ condition

A pensioner who was hit by a car is in a ‘serious’ condition.


Violent seas and snowy hills as winter weather hits North East

The North East escaped heavy flooding and thunderstorm chaos as the region received a dusting of snow.
David Moore was jailed for a year

Woman lost teeth in 'crossfire' as attacker fought boyfriend in her home

A woman was injured and lost two teeth when an attacker barged into her home and had a fight with her boyfriend.

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A track fault near to East Boldon Metro station has caused delays.

Grit blamed after Metro service suspended on section of line due to track fault

Part of the Metro line was closed this afternoon after grit was said to be the cause of a track fault.
Cars are gridlocked in overcrowded street

Cars are gridlocked in overcrowded street

Residents and council bosses are gridlocked over parking problems in a congested South Tyneside street.

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An Echo trip to the Odeon to see Herbie Rides Again in 1974.

Chipsters galore remember the Chipper Club

There’s 21,000 reasons why you loved the Chipper Club.

Northumbria Police are appealing for information to help find missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart.

Have you seen missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart?

Northumbria Police are appealing for information to help find missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart.

Exmoor ponies could return to a South Tyneside local nature reserve next month.

Ponies to be the mane event once more in return to Cleadon Hills

Exmoor ponies look set make a return to Cleadon Hills after their munching mission proved a success.

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