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20 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Remember When: The old Staithes at Dunston - then and Now

Dunston Staithes in Gateshead loaded millions of tons of coal in its hey day. It was badly damaged by fire, but work has begun to restore it Dunston Staithes in its early 20th-century heyday.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Shields Gazette

Shoppers wish NHS a happy birthday

BEST WISHES ... Jarrow shoppers celebrated the 66th birthday of the NHS by signing a giant card brought by campaigners, including MP Stephen Hepburn.

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Chronicle Live

Metro trains off after after torrential rain causes flooding on Tyneside

Torrential rain has affected Metro services between Tynemouth and North Shields and Bede and South Shields and a number of roads across Tyneside are closed due to flooding Former winger looking to resurrect his Newcastle United career after stint on sidelines - and reports back to training fit and ready to go We take the strain out of planning a ... (more)

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Chronicle Live

Live: Flash flooding causes travel problems in the North East

Torrential rain has affected Metro services between Tynemouth and North Shields and Bede and South Shields and a number of roads across Tyneside are closed due to flooding Former winger looking to resurrect his Newcastle United career after stint on sidelines - and reports back to training fit and ready to go We take the strain out of planning a ... (more)

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Northern Echo

Flooring firm supplies offshore work

OFFSHORE WORK: David Sinclair, right, with John English, Durastic's factory and technical manager, surrounded by products in its factory It will be used to build a BP North Sea oil platform and a platform for BP's A 4.5bn Clair Ridge oilfield, near the Shetland Islands.

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Shields Gazette

Pair sent to crown court on drug dealing charges

A MAN and a woman facing a string of drug charges will have their case heard at the crown court.

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Shields Gazette

Work begins on A 4.6m Jarrow housing development

ACES OF SPADES ... Mayor Coun Fay Cunningham, left, and Jarrow MP Stephen Hepburn, right, with, from left, Southdale business development manager Mark Wilson, Coun Alan Kerr, and South Tyneside Housing Ventures Trust company secretary Brian Scott.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Shields Gazette

Jarrow walk-in centre closure bid 'a cut too far'

GROWING OPPOSITION ... Stephen Hepburn, with Unison officials Ruth Berkley, centre, and Julie Armstrong, right, signs a petition against proposals to close Jarrow Walk-In Centre.

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Chronicle Live

Community News in Brief: Friday, July 4

The fate of one of only two villas which remain from the early expansion of a prosperous city suburb more than a century ago will be decided today.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Shields Gazette

Jarrow First World War hero's medal returned to his family

SO KIND OF THEM ... Malcolm Camp visits pupils at Newbottle Primary Academy to collect his relative, Corporal David Barr s, Victory Medal, which was found in an old drawer at the school.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Shields Gazette

Funnyman Jason signs up for Relay For Life

CHARITY EFFORT ... Jason Cook and comedy pal Steffen Peddie are taking part in the Relay For Life.

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Shields Gazette

Jarrow community hospital is safe, pledge NHS chiefs

The pledge came yesterday during a public meeting at the Customs House in South Shields over the restructuring of urgent care services in South Tyneside.

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Shields Gazette

Pupils 'free their feet' in health drive

PUPILS at a South Tyneside school have put their best foot forward to back a campaign persuading people to walk more.

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Newsday

Force refers complaints to watchdog

A North East force has referred itself to the police watchdog over concerns about a review into claims of institutional racism.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Chronicle Live

Search for Geordie merchant seaman's burial place in Brazil goes on

Alfred Ormston died of cholera while en route to Rio de Janeiro in 1887, with his unscrupulous crew dousing him with booze in an effort to conceal his true cause of death.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Shields Gazette

Cabbie who caused crash which left girl with brain trauma loses taxi licence

A TAXI driver who caused a five-car pile-up which left a four-year-old girl fighting for her life has had his licence revoked.

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Shields Gazette

New councillor Lee goes into the stocks

Less than two months since Lee Hughes was elected as an independent councillor for the Bede ward in Jarrow he was facing his electorate again - in the stocks.

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Shields Gazette

'I was misled over council house bathroom' claims mum

A YOUNG mum says she's "appalled" with housing bosses who she claims misled her about the property she was taking on.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

News Guardian

Helping reduce the costs of energy bills

Leon Cowley, corporate environmental officer for South Tyneside Homes; Chris Cassells, MD at Opus Green; Allan West, lead member for housing and transport; and Michael Dixon, Opus Green project manager outside a home in Bamburgh Avenue, South Shields.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Shields Gazette

Drunken teens 'risking lives by jumping into Tyne'

POLICE have warned youngsters about the dangers of playing in water after a group of teenagers jumped into the Tyne after boozing.

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