Tomorrow is D-day for pony-grazing plan
THE decision over a controversial plan to allow ponies to graze on a South Tyneside beauty spot is announced tomorrow.
Horse riders demand 20mph speed limit near all stables
The call follows an accident in which a horse died and its female rider suffered a broken ankle when it was in collision with a van in Lizard Lane, Marsden, South Shields, on Sunday, July 13. As police continue their inquiries to establish exactly what happened, the local horse riding community and local residents are co-ordinating moves to make ... (more)
7pmAntiques Road Trip
Antiques experts Paul Laidlaw and David Harper begin their road trip in the resort town of Windermere in the Lake District, before heading through West Burton and Middleham in North Yorkshire en route to an auction in East Boldon, Tyne and Wear.
Women's group helps out local causes
DELIGHTED ... Lynne Jones, ward manager of Primrose Hill Community Hospital, with Inner Wheel members Julie Carter and Dorothy Wadge, plus St Clare s Hospice staff Michelle Ball and Vicky Bracey.
Paint firm's donation helps school spruce up garden
SPRUCED UP ... East Boldon infants school pupils thank AkzoNobel technology manager Louise Carr for its work helping create their new garden.
South Tyneside charity boss hacked off at online fraudsters
A CHARITY champion in South Tyneside has been targeted by online fraudsters who hacked into her e-mail address and sent out a plea for cash.
Plan to transform park with A 70k Lotto funds
Now the Friends of Coulthard Park have drawn up a series of plans and hope to secure up to A 70,000 National Lottery funding.