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1 hr ago | Shields Gazette
South Marine Park, South Shields, is one of 65 parks across the North East that has been give a Green Flag award by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy.
5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live
Daniel Johnson strangled and stabbed Gemma Finnigan at the home they shared in Boldon but claims he was insane at the time A paranoid schizophrenic killed his long-term girlfriend because he thought she'd been possessed by the devil, a court heard.
9 hrs ago | Shields Gazette
COUNCIL chiefs have outlined a five-year plan to battle cancer - as the borough faces the highest mortality rates in the region.
13 hrs ago | Shields Gazette
A COUPLE from South Tyneside are warning other parents of the dangers lurking in the home after their baby fell 9ft.
SAFETY FEARS ... Coun Jeff Milburn and June McLeod with residents protesting at plans to graze Exmoor ponies on Cleadon Hills.
A clamour for the introduction of more 20mph limits on selected South Tyneside roads has gathered speed since the death of a horse in Marsden.
THE creation of 5,000 jobs at a new hi-tech manufacturing park on South Tyneside and Sunderland's border is moving a step closer to reality, senior borough councillors will be told next week.
COLLEGE AWARD ... Les Watson, the chairman of South Tyneside College's governors, left, with Ray Spencer and college principal Lindsay Whiterod.
In South Tyneside the local authority stepped in on 3,208 occasions in the last 12 months, a 123% rise on the 1,437 figure for the previous year.
In a bid to protect drinking water from contamination, the Coal Authority aims to set up a pumping station at the former Whitburn Colliery to reduce rising levels of minewater from undersea collieries which closed in the early 1990s.
LUCKY BOY ... Andre Ansell, who fell from the cliffs at Frenchman's Bay. Below, his airlift rescue from the rocks, and bottom, his mum Mel.
Derek Thomas sexually assaulted a schoolgirl during a visit to the borough from his home in Yorkshire in the 1990s.
FIRST CUT ... the Mayor, Coun Fay Cunningham, and Jarrow MP Stephen Hepburn, right, at the Saxon Way site 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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South Tyneside's longest-running performing arts group for children and young people - is staging two separate weeks of intensive performing-arts coaching.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 05:28 pm
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