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1 hr ago | Chronicle Live

Child taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Gateshead after jet ski fails on River Tyne

A child was taken to hospital after a jet ski ran out of fuel while travelling along the River Tyne.

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6 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Pregnant Newcastle newlywed slapped by husband for refusing sex

A husband who attacked his pregnant wife when she refused to have sex with him has walked free from court.

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9 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Go ahead for homes on ex-wartime site in North Tyneside

North Tyneside councillors have backed a scheme by Bellway for 125 homes on the former REME site at Killingworth Village.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Shields Gazette

Music fans call for U-turn on licence rejection

SILENT FIGHT ... nearly 2,000 people have signed a petition calling for a licence to be granted for live music events at The Rattler after South Tyneside Council turned it down.

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Shields Gazette

Bernicia Festival is on the move to bigger venue

ON STAGE ... Little Comets, pictured during last year s event, who will be performing in South Shields this year as part of Bernicia Festival.

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Shields Gazette

Flasher who jumped out of bushes to expose himself to woman is hunted by police

A FLASHER who jumped out of bushes and exposed himself to a passing woman is being hunted by police on South Tyneside.

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Sunderland Echo

Pop up shed aims to make our lives a bed of roses

LIFE'S A BED OF ROSES ... Gill Rogers and Aly Stoker with their Bed of Roses 'pop-up' shed project, which is funded by The Cultural Spring Art.

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Chronicle Live

Sister of murdered David Charlton opens heart about brother's horrific stabbing

Gemma Charlton says family will never get over loss of loving dad David who was killed as he walked home from the pub in South Shields It has now been more than 18 months since the young dad was stabbed to death as he walked home from the pub just days before Christmas.

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Shields Gazette

Fire crews called to help trapped bull

Officers from South Shields Fire Station turned out to Bede's World at Jarrow, after being alerted to an animal stuck in fencing.

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Chronicle Live

Taser attack victim Clair Parkinson calls for tighter controls on sale of stun guns

And today as the garage worker continues to recover from her terrifying ordeal Clair has told of her anger that the dangerous stun guns are so easy to buy.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Shields Gazette

Chippy curries favour with ex-MP Edwina

IT was a case of "Currie and chips" after a former government minister popped into one of South Tyneside's most popular restaurants last week.

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Northumberland Today

Free health and leisure guide is bigger than ever

A free guide for people with long-term health conditions has been re-published - and it's bigger than ever.

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The Washington Post

Kelly: A love of good coffee led Montgomery County woman to an unusual sideline

I'm sure you love your coffee, but it's unlikely you love your coffee as much as Ligia Moss loves her coffee.

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Windsor Beacon

British intel ID Foley killer as former London rapper

British intelligence officials have identified a London rapper who traveled to Syria last year to fight with Islamist militants as the man who killed American journalist James Foley in a beheading video that surfaced last week, according to British news outlets.

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Shields Gazette

'Dementia centre 'deliberately run down' by council'

COUNCIL bosses have been accused of "deliberately running down" a specialist dementia centre in South Tyneside to push ahead with a new 9m health complex in the borough.

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Newsday

Killed boy was on holiday with father

A teenage cyclist who suffered fatal injuries when he was struck by a van in West Cumbria had been on holiday with his father.

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Shields Gazette

Pair due in court over Hebburn street attack

A MAN and a teenage boy were due to appear in court today after a street attack in South Tyneside.

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Chronicle Live

Glen Corner tragedy: Murdered South Shields teen's legacy is helping others hit by knife crime

With two plunges of his blade violent Lee Firman ended one young life and destroyed those of the family left behind.

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Chronicle Live

Victim of terrifying Gateshead taser attack tells of her nightmare

The garage worker was subjected to agonising pain and terror by a masked robber who pounced on her as she walked through a Gateshead underpass before shocking her with his electric stun gun.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Chronicle Live

Gang of burglars stole A 500,000 worth of HGVs before being caught in Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees

A gang of burglars embroiled in a A 500,000 HGV theft plot used lorries to ramraid a yard as part of a series of high value raids.

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