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  1. A hair-raising charity missionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 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. Emily Marie Goggins will be having almost a foot of her hair cut off this week so she can donate it to the Little Princess Trust.

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  2. Community News in Brief: Tuesday, March 03Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chronicle Live

    The children, all aged under five, and from Stanley's Children's centres at Primrose and Bede in Jarrow donned pink T-shirts in support of International Stand Up to Bullying Day. The campaign encourages people to sign up and wear a pink T-shirt and was started by two American students who took a stand for a fellow student who was bullied for wearing a pink shirt to school.

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  3. Priceless Scottish treasures are on their way to Bede's World in JarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The team from Bede's World in Jarrow are setting off on a mission to select items from Glasgow Museum's Burrell Collection and bring them back to Tyneside. The curators of the Burrell Collection which forms part of the Scottish National Collection are loaning a number of artefacts while their permanent home is closed for a major four-year refurbishment.

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  4. Hebburn Central: 'Exciting time' for town, says MPRead the original story

    5 hrs 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. The Jarrow MP met with Rick O'Farrell, head of enterprise and regeneration for South Tyneside Council, and local councillors Richie Porthouse and Mary Butler to find out how things are progressing with the building.

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  5. Train passengers 'angry and disappointed' as East Coast is reprivatisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    The franchise was handed over to Stagecoach and Virgin - and act rail users in Tyne and Wear described as a "fait accompli." "Our publicly owned East Coast rail returned money to the taxpayer over the last five years, contributing to A 1 billion to the government - far more than when it was run by private companies GNER and National Express," said Vicki Gilbert, chair of the Tyne and Wear Public Transport Users Group.

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  6. Nice and Quick: The Duplex showroom on Darlington's Grange Road which sold Nsu bikesRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Northern Echo

    COURT CASE: James McNeil Whistler's picture of society beauty Lady Sybil Eden, with her face obscured after the dispute about cash LAST week's From the Archive featured Windlestone Hall, near Newton Aycliffe and Ferryhill. It is an 1830s stately home that has recently been sold for A 1m and will now hopefully be rescued from decay.

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  7. Are the parties polls apart for general election?Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | 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. That was the conclusion to be drawn from talking to a cross-section of would-be voters approached by the Gazette in King Street, South Shields.

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  8. Hedworth and Fellgate estates targeted by police in crackdown on nuisance bikersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | 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. Neighbourhood Inspector for Jarrow and Hebburn, Don Wade said: "Officers are taking action by increasing patrols in Hedworth and Fellgate area.

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  9. Taxi driver turned drug dealer 'to pay off debts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | 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 TAXI driver who turned to drug dealing has been jailed for six years after drugs worth up to 80,000 were found in his home.

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  10. Jarrow taxi driver jailed after he's caught dealing a cocktail of drugs worth up to A 80kRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Chronicle Live

    Cabbie Raymond Connolly was dealing cocaine, ecstasy, amphetamine and cannabis with the help of her girlfriend at their Jarrow home A cabbie has been jailed for six years after he was nabbed dealing a cocktail of drugs worth up to A 80,000. Now Connolly has been locked up after admitting a series of drugs charges while his girlfriend, Zoey McDonald, was spared prison for helping him.

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  11. Bede museum volunteers urged to dig deep for memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Sunderland Echo

    HELPERS who took part in excavations at a historic site in South Tyneside are being asked to sift through their memories as the lasting legacy of their efforts is put together. Dame Rosemary Cramp recruited volunteers during the 1960s and 70s to help take part in digs as she pressed for her vision of a museum to celebrate the life of Venerable Bede, who lived at the churches of St Paul in Jarrow and St Peter in Wearmouth.

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  12. Tyneside kittiwake project given Heritage Lottery Fund grant to set up web camsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Chronicle Live

    Visitors will be able to settle down on sofas and watch as the Tyne's kittiwakes rear their families this year. The kittiwake colony on the riverside buildings at Newcastle and Gateshead, and the Tyne Bridge , is the furthest inland nesting gathering of the birds in the world.

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  13. Campaigners 'gutted' after Jarrow Walk-In Centre closure review is refusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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. CAMPAIGNERS say they have been left 'gutted' after it was decided the closure plan for a medical centre in South Tyneside will not be reviewed by the Health Secretary.

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  14. Van driver used decorating pole to threaten fellow motoristRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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. Paul Dejonge, 39, of Eltrick Road, Jarrow, accused the stunned motorist - who was returning to his car from a shop - of making "inappropriate comments" about his wife at the scene of an earlier accident.

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  15. North East athletes descend on London for National Cross-Country ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Chronicle Live

    Last weekend the National returned to its spiritual home and North East athletes certainly supported the Championships in a big way. London's Parliament Hill Fields was the destination as around 300 competitors - 26 clubs were represented in the senior men's event alone - from the region travelled to the capital to take part in the biggest cross-country meeting in the UK.

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  16. No sitting on fence over rowdy youths in JarrowRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | 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. People living at Fieldway, on the Hedworth Estate in Jarrow, have complained about youngsters congregating close to their homes beside the Fellgate Avenue shops.

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  17. Jarrow wife-beater grabbed his ex round the throat, punched her in the face and spat on herRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Chronicle Live

    Robert Thornton launched a violent attack on his former partner in her South Shields home when she asked him to leave Wife-beater Robert Thornton grabbed his former partner round the throat, punched her in the face and spat on her when she asked him to leave her home. A court heard he forced his way into her South Tyneside home then launched a violent attack and smashed up her house and car with a hammer.

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  18. UKIP sets its sights on South TynesideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Shields Gazette

    Nigel Farage in King Street, South Shields, in 2013. A planned return-visit to the town fell through last month.

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  19. Pirate party at the double for charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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. FUN TIMES ... Charlie Cookson Foundation founder Christopher Cookson, trustee Daniel Whale and Cancer Connections Deborah Roberts launch their Easter Pirate Party.

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  20. Ex-Labour man will stand for Green Party in JarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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 DEFECTOR from Labour to the Greens in South Tyneside is to challenge the man who took his job at May's Local Elections.

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