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  1. Bad parking leaves bus users stranded in Jarrow and South ShieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Bus passengers are being left stranded on two South Tyneside estates because inconsiderate parking is forcing a transport operator to divert services.

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  2. North East news LIVE: Latest news, weather and traffic updates for Newcastle and the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The latest traffic, travel, weather, crime and breaking news updates from The Chronicle, covering Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Northumberland, Sunderland and County Durham for Friday, 3 July 2015 Hello and welcome to The Chronicle's live breaking news blog which brings you regular updates, pictures, video, tweets and comments covering the latest Newcastle and North East traffic, travel, weather, crime and council news for Friday, 3 July 2015 You can contribute to the live blog by posting your comment below, and you can also tweet us @EveningChron to share breaking news stories, pictures and opinions.

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  3. 'Suffering' killer Raoul Moat had final heart-to-heart with ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Friday marks five years since the former doorman blasted his ex with a shotgun and killed her new lover before fleeing and sparking the biggest police manhunt in a generation. And as we look back on this unforgettable week in Tyneside history, the Chronicle can reveal for the first time the links between Newcastle's most famous killer, Moat, and the city's most notorious crime clan, the Sayers.

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  4. Gateshead MP Ian Mearns reflects on his journey to the Somme battlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The Labour MP kept a diary for the Chronicle on his feelings as a plaque was unveiled in France for Tyneside's First World War soldiers Gateshead MP Ian Mearns travelled to France to pay his respects to the Newcastle Commercials, the 16th Battalion of the Northumberland Fusiliers, as the anniversary passes of their role in the Battle of the Somme. He was a guest of honour at a memorial dedication service in the French village of Authuille alongside former leader of Newcastle City Council Lord John Shipley and James Ramsbotham, chief executive of the North East Chamber of Commerce, whose predecessor organisation raised the Battalion in 1914.

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  5. Family firm T Manners wins A 4m contract at Kings Priory School in TynemouthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The Bishop Auckland firm is currently carrying out work on the school's sixth form that will create a new coffee, learning resources and free wi-fi Left to right: Peter Spoors of T Manners, Neil Turner of Howarth Litchfield Partnership and Gill Hewlett, headteacher at Kings Priory School in Tyneside A County Durham contractor has been appointed to deliver a range top class improvements worth A 4m at the Kings Priory School in Tynemouth . T Manners of Bishop Auckland won the tender to carry out a raft of works at the 1,350-pupil school, which is sponsored by the Woodard Academies Trust, at both its primary school building in Percy Park Road and its middle and senior schools in Huntington Place.

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  6. Raoul Moat manhunt five years on: Killer confided in Stephen Sayers before shooting spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Friday marks five years since gunman Raoul Moat shot his ex and killer her new lover then went on the run across the North East Friday marks five years since the former doorman blasted his ex with a shotgun and killed her new lover before fleeing and sparking the biggest police manhunt in a generation. And as we look back on this unforgettable week on Tyneside , the Chronicle can reveal for the first time the links between Newcastle's most famous killer, Moat, and the city's most notorious crime clan, the Sayers.

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  7. Brave men of a Tyneside battalion get fitting memorial in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Dozens of North East families, veterans and dignitaries travel to the site of the Battle of the Somme to remember World War One soldiers The brave sacrifice of thousands of Tyneside soldiers has been remembered in France with the first ever formal tribute to a battalion. The Newcastle Commercials, drawn from shopkeepers and city clerks, was raised by the Chamber of Commerce in 1914 and many lost their lives on the Somme battlefield.

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  8. Raoul Moat manhunt five years on: The Newcastle fugitive gunman's victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Raoul Moat shot his ex Samantha Stobbart and killed her new man before blasting a policeman in the face and then turning the gun on himself Dad-of-three Raoul Moat, 37, from Fenham, Newcastle , was a former doorman and later became a tree surgeon. He went on the run after shooting and injuring his former girlfriend Samantha Stobbart and killing her new partner, Chris Brown, in Birtley, Gateshead, on Saturday July 3. The body-builder was taken to hospital at around 1.15am seven days later after shooting himself.

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  9. Raoul Moat manhunt five years on: How the UK's biggest manhunt unfoldedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Fugitive's gun rampage began five years ago on Friday, when he shot his ex and killed her new man in Birtley, Gateshead Doorman Raoul Moat's gun rampage began five years ago today, on July 3, 2010, sparking what would become the biggest manhunt the UK had seen for a long time. What began as a jealous attack on his former partner and her new love became a A 1.4m police operation to find the fugitive, and ended a week later on a rainy riverbank in Rothbury , where Moat, 37, took his own life.

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  10. Dad targeted by vigilante group hunting paedophiles found dead at home after arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Michael Duff, 67, is believed to have taken his life after becoming the target of a sting allegedly carried out by group calling themselves 'True Justice' Michael Duff, 67, is believed to have taken his life after becoming the target of a sting allegedly carried out by a group calling themselves 'True Justice'. The dad-of-two was confronted in the street and filmed as he was accused attempting to meet a 15-year-old girl for sex.

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  11. Hebburn couple celebrate 60 years of marriage after RAF romanceRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A couple who met while serving in the armed forces are to mark six decades of marriage with a family get-together.

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  12. David Ginola signed for Newcastle United twenty years ago this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    We look back at those heady days at Newcastle United of optimism and what the Frenchman David Ginola thought of the North East weather David Ginola put pen to paper at a time when expectations were high in the streets and pubs and, perhaps more importantly, in the boardroom. Freddie Fletcher, chief executive at the time, summed up the mood when he said: "We are only interested in signing world class players".

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  13. Newcastle housing chief hits out at Government's claim devolution can tackle property crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A housing chief has lashed out at the Government's claim devolution and extending right-to-buy can tackle the dwindling number of homes. Communities Secretary Greg Clark said new powers will help bodies like the North East Combined Authority stimulate the building of affordable homes.

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  14. Blakelaw tiler who lost home in freak lightning strike too afraid to return to the houseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A tiler who lost his house to freak lightning is too fearful to return home to see the devastation caused by the latest flash flooding. Neighbours ran to save his aunty Lorraine Gibson, who was upstairs in the house, as they saw smoke billowing from the home in Blakelaw, Newcastle.

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  15. Crook are born againRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    A FAMOUS club fallen on hard times, Crook Town FC - five times FA Amateur Cup winners - held its annual meeting last Thursday. Last season they finished bottom of the Ebac Northern League first division - one win, five draws and three points deducted for fielding an ineligible player.

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  16. X Factor: Memorable auditions from Joe McElderry, Amelia Lily and Lola SaundersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The X Factor arena auditions kick off in Manchester on Monday when Cheryl Fernandez-Versini , Simon Cowell and new judges Rita Ora and Nick Grimshaw get their first look at this year's hopefuls. Last year judges auditions took place right around the country including Baltic in Gateshead where Cheryl had a triumphant homecoming, but this year the focus is on Manchester and London as singers look to advance to the latter stages of the ITV talent contest.

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  17. Redundancies at Hargreaves after 'challenging' times in coal sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    One of the region's largest companies has instituted a redundancy and cost saving programme after what it described as the "most challenging" times seen in its sector. County Durham-based Hargreaves Services, which employs more than 2,700 people, is approaching the completion of a simplification programme which has included a number of redundancies throughout the group.

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  18. alfa.K + Camille Walala Nail Stickers: The London-based artist brings ...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Cool Hunting

    Fresh, colorful nails are an easy way to update an everyday look into something a bit more exciting. French illustrator and graphic designer Anne-Claire Gambet's nail sticker brand alfa.K offers plenty of unusual, fun hand decorations-like the sheer marble polish patches that make your nails look fashion shoot-worthy, or the "Fella" series that consists of comic book-style eyes, lips, bones and hands.

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  19. Sunderland building services entrepreneur represents GB in European triathlon eventRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Sunderland businessman Gavin Richardson is preparing to fly to Switzerland to represent Great Britain in a European Sprint Triathlon event. The managing director of Opus Building Services travels to Geneva next Wednesday for the European Triathlon Championships, having already competed for GB in last year's European Championships in Kitzbuhel and other previous championships.

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  20. Warnings over 'tombstoning' as teen injuredRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | News Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Fresh warnings have been issued over the dangers of tombstoning after a teenaged damaged his ankle in North Tyneside this week.

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