Monday Aug 18
Girl, 14, in late night rape attack
The youngster was found in a "distressed state" near the Queen's Head pub in Cullercoats at 00:40 BST on Saturday.
Monday Aug 18
Police investigate after teenage girl is raped in a Cullercoats alleyway by two men
A teenage girl has been raped in an alleyway between Cullercoats and Whitley Bay after being targeted by two men.
Monday Aug 18
Teenagers give up summer to help raise awareness of mental health problems
While most young people spend their summer chilling out enjoying the sun, these Tyneside teenagers have given up their break to help those suffering from mental health problems.
Monday Aug 18
News Post Leader
Charity will help to get special dog
A borough based charity is embarking on a quest to raise 6,000 to help buy a youngster a specially trained dog.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
North Tyneside danger driver did more than 100mph in 30 zone with police in pursuit
Mechanic John Holland, already warned over his driving, led police on a dangerous high speed chase between Blyth and Whitley Bay A danger driver reached speeds of more than 103mph in a 30 zone as he led police of a terrifying chase.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Northern Echo
Twelve arrested and stolen property and drugs seized in raids
POLICE have arrested 12 people and seized suspected stolen property and controlled drugs as part of an operation tackling burglary.
Entertainment planned for Plaza
Street entertainers fresh from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival will be performing at the new Spanish City Plaza in Whitley Bay next week.
North Shields serial yob Alexander Latimer banned from estates he terrorised
Alexander Stephen Latimer has been slapped with an Anti-Social Behaviour Injunction forbidding him from setting foot in large parts of North Shields.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
21 fascinating aerial photographs of North Tyneside from the 1920s, 30s and 40s
This gallery of archive images from Britain From Above captures how areas of North Tyneside have changed across the decades These historic images show the extent to which places in North Tyneside have changed since the 1920s, 30s and 40s.
UK weather warnings as more downpours expected today
Unsettled weather is set to continue across the country while m ercury could drop to 2C in parts of Scotland Sunday set to be soggy with heavy rain expected across the North of England, Scotland and parts of the South East Downpours are expected to drench parts of Britain again today as autumn appears to have arrived early bringing gale force winds ... (more)
Proper Food Festival back for third year
Northumberland Square will play host to the festival on Saturday, August 30, and Sunday, August 31, with organisers expecting to surpass the success of last year's event.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Teenagers help homeless folk in North Tyneside with haircuts and food
A drop-in event took place with the 16 and 17-year-olds taking over Age UK North Tyneside's base in Park Road, Whitley Bay , to give out the supplies to those sleeping rough in the community.
Council plans to demolish cafe to improve views
North Tyneside Council has unveiled the next phase of work to regenerate the Spanish City Dome and seafront at Whitley Bay.
Another set of excellent A-level results
Mayor Norma Redfearn said: "I am so proud of our young people and our schools for achieving these fantastic results.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Deaf man attacked for refusing to hand over cash to drunken Metro station bully
A vulnerable deaf man was knocked to the ground and stamped on after refusing to hand over cash to an aggressive alcoholic A deaf man was knocked to the ground and stamped on for refusing to give cash to a bullying thug at a Tyneside Metro station.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Film festival kicks off in North Tyneside for fifth year
The Whitley Bay Film Festival kicked off tonight at the Grand Hotel in Tynemouth and is set to run until August 25 with a host diverse activites on the programme.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Warning following spate of break-ins
Police have issued the reminder following reports of offences taking place overnight - mainly in and around the town centre areas of Whitley Bay and Cullercoats - after doors were left unlocked.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Award-winning director bringing the Beatles to Whitley Bay Film Festival
Grammy Award-winning Geordie director Geoff Wonfor will be dropping into the Whitley Bay Film festival this week to provide an insight to the Beatles The man behind The Tube will be chatting to another famous face, Lindisfarne drummer Ray Laidlaw, at Whitley Bay Film Festival.
Family entertainment planned for Plaza
Free entertainment for all the family will be taking place at the new Spanish City Plaza on the seafront in Whitley Bay next week.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Parents enjoy a makeover thanks to Whitley Bay businesses
Sally Walker and husband Neil get a makeover from Carl and Lisa Mitchell of Mitchell's Menswear and Escape Boutique thanks to the Sunshine Fund.