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Two-year investigation put South Shields drug smuggler behind bars

Police have revealed how they smashed a £4million drugs operation and had a South Shields man jailed for more than four years.

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Labour's shift to left under Corbyn a mistake, says David Miliband

Labour's shift to the left under Jeremy Corbyn is a "mistake" that will not address the challenges Britain faces, says former South Shields MP David Miliband.

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Former South Shields MP David Miliband.

Labour 'further from power than at any time in my life' says David Miliband

Labour under Jeremy Corbyn's leadership is further from power than any time in the last 50 years, says former South Shields MP David Miliband.
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Daniel Thompson from South Shields, who has been jailed for four years and two months for his part in a �4million drugs conspiracy.

South Shields man jailed for part in £4million drugs plot

A South Tyneside man has been jailed for four years and two months for his part in a £4million drugs plot.

Crime
South Shields FC against Newport Pagnell at the weekend.

Here's how to get tickets to watch South Shields FC play in the FA Vase semi-final

Tickets for both legs of the Buildbase FA Vase semi-final between South Shields and Coleshill Town are set to go on sale next week.

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Little Mix thank their exes for helping them to their first Brit Award

Little Mix thanked their ex-boyfriends as they accepted the award for British Single at the Brit Awards.

Music
South Shields attack in last night's win at Newcastle Benfield. Picture by Peter Talbot

Storey book finish as Louis makes it 20 wins in a row for South Shields

Louis Storey scored a dramatic late winner as South Shields made it a club record-equalling 20 victories in a row last night.

Non-League
Coleshill, red, in action against Fylde in the FA Cup last season

Who are Coleshill Town? All you need to know about South Shields' FA Vase semi-final opponents

South Shields have been drawn against Coleshill Town in the semi-final of the FA Vase.

Non-League

South Shields FC smash ground record as FA Vase bid stays on course

It was a great day for non-league club South Shields FC on and off the pitch as they reached the last four of the FA Vase for the first time.

Non-League
Dawn at South Shields lighthouse as the sun rises above the horizon. Picture: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

A lovely taste of Spring and there’s more on the way

Spring is in the air and there’s more on the way for the rest of the weekend.

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Last year's winners.

Entries pour in for the health awards

A glut of awards nominations have already been submitted for health heroes across Sunderland and South Tyneside.

Health
Stephen Wilson

Mother discovered partner was convicted paedophile when he was caught at airport

A mum found out her partner was a paedophile when airport officials collared him for breach of the sex offenders register at the end of a family holiday.

Crime
Girls who play football can win a scholarship with the Foundation of Light.

Foundation of Light to offer football scholarship to girls

Budding female footballers are being offered a unique chance to represent Sunderland AFC while gaining nationally recognised qualifications.

Education
The Shields Ferry.

Shields ferry suspended due to bad weather

The Shields ferry has been suspended due to bad weather.

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A shot taken from a YouTube video of Jack Fox and the Harbourmaster performing.

Teacher schools listeners in hip hop with new mix tape

A musician has made a return to hip hop music to record an album featuring a roll call of his favourite artists.

News
Rachael Dawson is a finalist in Top Model of Sunderland.

Meet the make-up artist hoping to be named Top Model

A make-up artist hoping to win a prestigious modelling prize while raising cash for charity along the way.

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Michael March

'Killer clown' teen who scared pregnant woman with axe 'first' to be locked up

A teenager who scared a pregnant woman with an axe is understood to be the first person to be locked up as a result of the 'killer clown' craze.
Crime
Stock picture of a 'Killer Clown'

Axe-wielding 'Killer Clown' who terrified pregnant woman to be sentenced

An axe-wielding teenage prankster dressed as a clown who terrified a pregnant woman so much that she threw a brick at him will be sentenced today.
South Shields
Huw Lewis, corporate manager for customer services and communications at Nexus, centre, with college staff and students

Students hope to help drive Metro’s future with innovative designs

Students from are hoping to help drive the future of the Metro after creating high-tech designs.

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