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Looking Back at Northumberland Amateur Cup

This photograph of Howdon Royal British Legion’s football team is captioned: “Winners NFA Amateur Cup, NAL Champions. Finalists NAL Charity Cup; Tyne Charities Shield.”

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Churchill and Beth Codling from Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter collect a hamper from Stacey Whalen from Croft Dene Care Home.

Wallsend care home hands over treats to animal shelter

There’ll be waggy tails and purrs aplenty at Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter, thanks to a north east care home.

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Black belts Thomas Robson,  14, and 60-year-old John Perrin.

You’re never too old to learn new kicks

Two Whitley Bay martial artists have proved that you’re never too old, or young, to learn new tricks and kicks.

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A Squidgers baby swimming. Picture by Zac Macaulay

Squidgers hopes to make a splash in Whitley Bay

A Whitley Bay baby swim school is hoping to make a splash in a national awards scheme.

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LITTER: Something must be done in Whitley Bay

LITTER: Something must be done in Whitley Bay

I am growing increasingly concerned about the levels of rubbish being left at the Co-op and Kwikfit car parks near the Spanish City, which inevitably leads up to the surrounding residential streets.

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Ronnie Campbell MP
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Following my beliefs in EU vote

It really pained me to vote against the Labour whip the other day to rebel against a party which, under Jeremy Corbyn, I otherwise support to the hilt.

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Alan Campbell MP

Government will not listen

When I was out and about in the constituency and met St Thomas More students in North Shields last week, one young man said he was pleased that parliament had voted to revoke the increase in tuition fees made earlier this year.

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Approval for up to 600 homes in North Tyneside

A bid for almost 600 new homes between Benton and Wallsend was given the green light this week in the face of objections from residents and ward councillors.

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The start of the 2008 North Tyneside 10k Road Race near the Parks Sports Centre in North Shields.

Entries open for popular North Tyneside 10k run

Entries are now open for the North Tyneside 10k Road Race – one of the UK’s most scenic.

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Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade

Two call-outs in as many days for Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade

Crew members from Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade were called out twice in two days – to keep a look-out for stricken wildlife and search for a man who was acting in a distressed manner.

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Renowned sculptor Ray Lonsdale working on the memorial. Picture by Alison Spedding

Memorial to lost North Shields fishermen to be unveiled

A memorial to lost fishermen in North Shields is to be unveiled at the weekend.

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An artist's impression of the cycle-hub plan at Tynemouth, before it was withdrawn .

Contentious cycle-hub bid at Battery withdrawn

A controversial application to build a cycle hub in Tynemouth has been withdrawn and relieved objectors are now proposing alternative sites.

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ST MARY’S LIGHTHOUSE: Requests must be tackled

ST MARY’S LIGHTHOUSE: Requests must be tackled

The proposed restoration and improvement of St Mary’s Lighthouse and former Keeper’s Cottage is welcomed by North Tyneside Borough Green Party and we support the Heritage Lottery Bid for £2.1million for the project.

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Classic cars on show on the Links, Whitley Bay.

Whitley Bay car show is a classic

A record number of classic cars were on display in Whitley Bay on Sunday, with thousands of people turning out to see them.

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Northumbria Police's Mini Police.

Mini Police signs up new recruits

Northumbria Police has taken on more of its youngest recruits as its successful Mini Police scheme is extended.

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Three wins in a row for Whitley

Three wins in a row for Whitley

Whitley Bay 2-0 Penrith

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Share your views on future care

A North Tyneside group wants to hear from people who are caring for someone in the borough.

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Percy left feeling frustrated at draw

Percy left feeling frustrated at draw

West Hartlepool 19-19 Percy Park

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Thompson spot on but Main lose to leaders

Thompson spot on but Main lose to leaders

Percy Main 2-3 Seaton Delaval

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Baxter bags a hat-trick in win for Cullercoats

Wylam Rockettes 0-3 Cullercoats U16 Girls

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