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South Shields and Westoe Club set to host sportsman dinner

A long-running sports club in South Tyneside is hosting a charity dinner to raise vital funds.

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Newcastle Crown Court

'Superman' Facebook groomer wanted to make Valentine's Day child victim a 'bad girl'

A Facebook groomer who called himself "Superman" has been put behind bars for luring a schoolgirl to his home.

Crime
Staff at Vic Young in the dealership after winning the Services Award, sponsored by the University of Sunderland, at the North East Business Awards.

South Shields motor retailer wins top regional business award

A South Shields-based motor retailer is celebrating after winning a top regional business award.

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Teenage bodybuilder Brad Willis.

Teenage bodybuilder celebrates winning streak

A teenage bodybuilder is celebrating after winning a run of competitions.

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Police officers can confsicate machines from nuisance bikers

South Tyneside residents terrorised by nuisance off-road bikers welcome news of police crack-down

Residents who are being terrorised by nuisance off-road bikers in South Tyneside have welcomed news of a crack-down by police.

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South Shields man hailed a hero after rescuing woman from house fire

A South Shields has been hailed a hero after rescuing a woman in her 70s from a house fire.

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Prime Minister Theresa May is to decide when Brexit talks will begin.

Region's MPs voice concerns after Brexit amendments shunned by Government

North East MPs have voiced disappointment over the Government's decision not to take on amendments to the Brexit bill by peers.
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Newcastle and Sunderland supporters charity match in aid of Bradley Lowery at Mariners Park
From left Stuart Pearce, Damian Pearce, Andy Wann and Darran Porter

Newcastle and Sunderland fans go head-to-head to raise funds for Bradley Lowery

Rival fans are getting set to take to pitch battle to raise funds for a youngster who is battling cancer.

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Barrie Smith. Pic Peter Talbot

Long-serving South Shields star Barrie Smith has seen it all – but now he wants Wembley

Two years is a long time in football. South Shields midfielder Barrie Smith knows that more than most.

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South Shields FC set off for Coleshill on road to Wembley glory

The Mariners are on the road today - with hundreds of supporters hoping to cheer their team one step closer to Wembley.

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Police inquiries are ongoing into an incident which saw a 14-year-old driving a car in South Shields.
Pic by Northumbria Police.

Police investigation after 14-year-old boy 'drove car to school' in South Shields

Officers are investigating an incident where a teenage boy is reported to have driven a car to school in South Shields.
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Ashleigh Turbutt admitted spending 46,000 of her customers' cash.

Seven things you said about mum's sentence for South Shields Day Trips Facebook scam

The community has reacted with anger following the news that a mum behind a Facebook holiday scam has walked free from court.

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Charity champion Colin Burgin-Plews has unveiled his latest frock.

Big Pink Dress charity star set to start Sunderland 10k race

Charity champion Colin Burgin-Plews is overjoyed after being asked to kick off the Siglion Sunderland City 10k run.

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Ashleigh Turbutt admitted spending 46,000 of her customers' cash.

Mum who conned families in South Shields Day Trips Facebook scam is spared jail

A mum who pocketed cash paid by low-income families for "once in a lifetime" Disney holidays and spent it on treats and trips for herself has walked free from court.
Crime
Katie Brannen has been accused of raping a man.

South Shields woman charged with raping man

A woman has appeared in court accused of raping a man.

Crime
Graeme Brett, of Westoe Travel.

South Shields FC fans are already on their way to Wembley

Confident South Shields FC fans are already provisionally booking their transport to Wembley.

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Liam Snaith, left, and Damien Sweet have each been jailed for 10 years after torturing a man who thought they were his friends.

Pair jailed for 10 YEARS for torturing man who thought they were friends

A slash attack victim was left with his ear "hanging off" after he was tied up and beaten in his own home.

Crime
The Spirit Of The Tyne is marking its 10th anniversary.

Shields ferry celebrates 10th birthday

The newer of the River Tyne’s two passenger ferries is celebrating its tenth anniversary.

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Is South Shields Great Dane Rome the UK’s worst-behaved dog?

South Shields Great Dane Rome is set to star in a new TV show.

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Tyne and Wear Metro

Metro line suspended due to broken-down train

A metro line has been suspended due to a failed train.

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