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South Shields

PANTO REVIEW: Jack and the Beanstalk at The Customs House

For an increasing number of people, the festive season begins with The Customs House pantomime.

Shields Ferry services will resume tomorrow

Shields Ferry service to resume tomorrow

Shields Ferry services will resume tomorrow morning after more than a week out of commission.

David Cook completed his 24-hour sponsored punch bag challenge

Soldier hits out to raise cash for battling boy’s research fund

A South Tyneside soldier has completed a 24-hour punch bag challenge in aid of a Sunderland youngster living with a life-limiting medical condition.

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Tesco South Shields services manager Helen Craig and her team handing over a donation of �500 to Grace House manager Jane Lertas-Robinson after they volunteered their time to give the gardens a tidy up. Picture by John Millard

Tesco staff in South Tyneside dig in for charity cause

Staff at a South Shields superstore have been digging in to support a local charity.

Metro services have now been resumed

Nexus launches investigation after Metro delays cause misery for passengers

Transport chiefs have launched an investigation after yet more Metro chaos for passengers.

Metro service disruptions at Brockley Whins

MP blasts Metro as workers have pay docked for being late due to delays

A South Shields MP says more needs to be done to improve the service provided by the Tyne and Wear Metro after commuters endured another nightmare day.

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Paul Watson and Iain Malcolm

A look at the massive manufacturing site which will create 500 jobs every year in Sunderland and South Tyneside

Plans to create a major automotive manufacturing hub have moved up a gear, with public consultation getting underway later this month.

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The buildings in Keppel Street

Demolition plans approved for two former South Tyneside businesses

Demolition plans have been approved to knock down two former businesses as part of the £100million regeneration plan for South Shields.

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Stagecoach North East has called for urgent action from Tyne and Wear's transport authority and local councils

North East bus services hit by congestion crisis, warn transport bosses

The North East's bus services are being hit by a congestion crisis, transport bosses have warned.

The Shields Ferry remains off today having been initially suspended yesterday.

Shields Ferry remains off while weather affects Metro service as commuters face delays

Commuters should expect delays this morning after adverse weather struck the North East.

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Police officers at the pond, Temple Park, South Shields, where a woman's body was found.

Police prepare coroner report after woman’s body found in South Shields pond

Police say there are no suspicious circumstances over the death of a woman who was found dead in a pond in South Tyneside.

News 8

Girlfriend brutally beaten after lemonade fight turns nasty

A boyfriend launched a violent attack after a row with his partner turned into a lemonade fight.

Police officers at the pond, Temple Park, South Shields, where a woman's body was found.

Residents speak of shock after body of woman found in South Shields pond

Residents in South Tyneside have spoken of their shock after the body of a woman was found in a popular park.

Police in Temple Memorial Park, South Shields, after a woman's body was found in a pond.

Woman’s body found in pond at South Shields park

A woman’s body was found in a pond in a park in South Shields early today.

Hadrian Primary school children take part in a project at Arbeia Roman Fort

Ave Arbeia: How the Roman Fort is doing wonders for South Shields

A project between a historical site and a South Tyneside school has been praised by a top university.

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The incident happened near to the Marsden Grotto.

Man falls from cliffs in dramatic night for rescue teams

A man who was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after falling from cliffs is said to be in a stable condition.

South Shields man Michael O'Connor, pictured after he returned home in the wake of the attack.

Bataclan survivor speaks of life-changing attack one year on

A man who shielded his girlfriend as gunmen opened fire during the Paris terror attacks has spoken of his experiences almost a year on.

Marsden Cliffs.

Man taken to hospital after cliff fall sparks major rescue operation

A male has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after he fell from cliffs in South Shields.

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Colours light up the night sky at South Shields fireworks display last year.

No plans to reschedule seafront firework shows as organisers plan to make Christmas parade a sparkler

The organisers South Tyneside annual fireworks display have apologised after cancelling the shows at the last minute - but hope it will mean the borough’s help Christmas celebrations start with some extra sparkle.

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