Cleadon and The Boldons

Cleadon & The Boldons

Teenager who beat cancer aims to raise ANOTHER £10,000 to help others like her

A teenager who beat cancer is looking to do the double and raise another £10,0000 for the charity which helps others just like her.

Men In Sheds South Tyneside receive a donation from Newcastle Building Society

Building society steps in to help fund new equipment for men’s group

A men’s group which uses woodwork to help combat loneliness and depression is now fully tooled up thanks to a four-figure donation from a North East building society.

Lewis Knapp tragically died last April.

Family’s tribute to tragic Lewis Knapp after death crash driver sentenced

The family of a much-loved 20-year-old who died in a road accident say ‘no length of jail sentence’ for his killer will ever get them over his death.

Connor Emms has been jailed for four-and-a-half years. Picture: North News.

Motorist drank alcohol and took cocaine before killing Lewis Knapp in tragic hit and run

A driver has been jailed for four-and-a-half years after causing the death of a young man in a hit-and-run.
Connor Emms.

Driver due to be sentenced over fatal hit-and-run crash

A man is due to be sentenced for causing the death of a man he struck with his car.

From left to right, Lucy Dixon, Elle Smith, Eve Palmer, Eleisha Mitchinson, Katie Hunnam and Anjalee Dhaliwal celebrate success at the North of England Karate Championship.

Karate kids celebrate record-breaking year for club

Karate kids from Boldon club are celebrating a record-breaking year after hitting their opponents for six at home and abroad.

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The layout of the village as it is now.

Have your say on East Boldon plans

Residents in East Boldon are being urged to get behind plans to give the village a facelift.
The ponies returned to Cleadon Hills last month. Picture by Tim Richardson.

Families urged to be mindful of ponies at Cleadon Hills this winter

Families in South Tyneside are being asked to be mindful of the borough's equine friends this winter.

Boy Jumps Ship will play a fundraising gig for the Chloe and Liam Together Forever Trust at Riverside in Newcastle.

Boy Jumps Ship to play fundraising gig for Chloe and Liam's Trust

A South Tyneside band are playing a very special gig next month, for a charity set up in memory of a young couple who died in the Manchester Arena bombing.
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Meadows Care Home, Boldon Colliery

Care home boss vows to do better after inspectors demand improvements

The boss of a care home says he is determined to get “good” ratings across the board when health watchdogs carry out their next inspection.

Residents have taken over the maintenance of Cleadon Village pond.

Villagers launch clear-up mission as pond’s future is decided

A community has carried out a clear up of a village pond as efforts continue to resolve a stalemate over its future.

Cristobal Campos proudly shows off the Medal of Ushakov.

From Russia, with love! Wartime hero’s bravery medal arrives

A wartime hero’s bravery medal has arrived from Russia, with love – and eternal gratitude.

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Fire has caused delays to metro services

Fire causes metro service delays

Metro passengers are being warned of delays of upto 20 minutes after a line side fire.
Russian Convoys veteran Cristobal Campos

Russian Convoys hero pleads: ‘Give me my medal before it’s too late’

A hero of the Russian Convoys has made what may be a last bid to receive a missing medal marking his wartime bravery.


Hundreds get into the festive spirit with visit to Coca-Cola truck

The spirit of Christmas came to the car park of a supermarket as the iconic Coca-Cola truck made a stop.


When does the Coca Cola truck come to Boldon?

Christmas may be nearly six weeks away, but the holidays are coming to a North East superstore tomorrow.

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William Andre at South Tyneside Magistrates Court

Driver fined £135 after woman suffers ‘life-changing’ injuries in smash

A road accident victim says she feels like “a prisoner in my own body” after she was hit by a car.

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Police warning after horse drugs stolen from farm

A warning has been issued after horse drugs were stolen from a farm.

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Nicole Vanzie of the Quality Hotel Boldon.

Boldon hotel makes it a hat-trick of Quality titles

A South Tyneside hotel has been named Quality Hotel of the Year for the third year running.

Knife attack victim Katie Charlton

‘He ruined my life’ – knife attack victim left scarred for life after attack at party

A former South Tyneside College student who was left permanently scarred by a vicious knife attack says it has ruined her life.

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