Dog becomes internet sensation due to Donald Trump resemblance

A dog has attracted worldwide attention due to an uncanny resemblance with US president Donald Trump.

Stephen Hepburn, right, meeting with members of staff at the TSB in Jarrow during his visit.

MP gets insights into workings of community bank

An MP has been given an insight in to the operations of a major bank’s local branch.

The team at Morrisons Jarrow dressed up for the Thriller video.

Thriller night at Jarrow Morrisons as staff create Michael Jackson parody video

Something evil's been lurking in one of our supermarkets ...
Lee, from Lee James Theatre School is launching auditions for their festive pantomime. Picture: TOM BANKS

Search is on to find a Beast ahead of Jarrow theatre school’s New Year pantomime

The hunt is on to find a someone to take on the leads role in a theatre school’s New Year pantomime.

Police at Jarrow Metro station following reports of a stabbing.

Witness appeal after man stabbed at Jarrow Metro station

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was stabbed at Jarrow Metro station in the early hours of Saturday morning.


Man stabbed at Jarrow Metro station

A man has been rushed to hospital after being stabbed at Jarrow Metro station.

Metro passengers lose cash after ticket machines tampered with at Sunderland and South Tyneside stations

Cheeky ticket machine thieves left passengers out of pocket with tampering a trick at Metro stations in Sunderland and South Tyneside.
Foundation fundraiser Roy Hammonds with his grandson Aaron at the Stadium of Light.

Football fan set to zip to it in latest charity challenge

A kind-hearted football fan is hitting the net for good causes across the region as he prepares for his latest challenge.

The historic turnstiles

Piece of Newcastle United history goes under hammer at South Tyneside auction

Rare pieces of North East footballing history go under the hammer tomorrow in South Tyneside – with a sale price that is anything but black and white.

The pedestrian tunnel. Picture by PA

Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnel on course to reopen after five-year closure for refurbishment

The pedestrian and cycle tunnels linking South Tyneside and North Tyneside under the River Tyne are on course to reopen after a five-year closure.
Steve Mann with Martin Simpson from Simonside Outdoor Adventure

Former Jarrow PE teacher turns passion into a career

A former PE teacher has turned his love of the outdoors into an accredited course for teenagers.

Ann Walsh has raised over �500,000 over the years by organising the Relay for Life, in Jarrow.

Trio of charity champions honoured for their work with national awards

Charity champions from South Tyneside had their work recognised after scooping national awards.


Funeral held for popular Jarrow mechanic and devoted dad Lee Gibson

Heartbroken family and friends united to say a final farewell to a devoted South Tyneside dad killed in a road crash.

Elstob admitted voyeurism at Newcastle Crown Court.

Sacked builder admits voyeurism after being caught with telescope

A Peeping Tom builder has admitted spying on a woman through open curtains in her home.


Jarrow & Hebburn remains a Labour stronghold as Stephen Hepburn’s vote grows

Stephen Hepburn celebrated 20 years as MP for Jarrow & Hebburn by romping home in the general election.

St Paul's Jarrow

Meet the candidates: Would-be MPs bid for your vote in Jarrow

These are the candidates man looking to win your vote in the race to become Jarrow's next MP.
Bill Quay Farm

Thieves steal rare breed chicks and coops from community farm, says charity

A charity has been left devastated after it says thieves broke in and stole chicks complete with their coops in two separate raids.
Kevin Skelton was sentenced at Newcastle Crown Court.

Husband trashed former Avon mistress's home after she exposed affair to his wife and mother

A married man trashed his former mistress's home after she exposed their affair to his family on Christmas Day.

Durham University student Hannah Blevens

Texas student lands placement at historical Jarrow site

A student from Texas has landed a placement in Jarrow - almost 5,000 miles away from her hometown.

Hive Coffee Company at Jarrow Hall.

Review: Hive Coffee Company, Jarrow Hall, Church Bank, Jarrow

Stuffed full of hot cross buns and suffering from public holiday family claustrophobia, I craved proper food and head space.

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