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CCTV released after college in South Shields is burgled

CCTV Credit: Northumbria Police

Police investigating a burglary in South Shields have released images of two men they would like to speak to.

There was a burglary at Harton Technology College, in Lisle Road, in the early hours of 22 July.

CCTV Credit: Northumbria Police

Officers believe the men pictured could hep with enquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101.


Tyne and Wear Metro struggles to keep up with high demand from Great North Run

Credit: Nexus

High numbers of metro passengers as a result of the Great North Run is causing delays on the Metro lines.

Nexus which runs the service is urging travellers to remain patient.

Mo Farah does it again, claiming 4th Great North Run win in a row

Mo Farah Credit: PA

The man described as Great Britain's greatest ever athlete has done it once again.

Mo Farah has defended his title, claiming a 4th consecutive Great North Run win.

It is the runner's 5th win at the world's biggest half marathon.

It was a close call for Farah who left it until the 200 meter mark to break away from New Zealand runner Jake Robertson

Farah finished the race in a time of 1 hour and 6 seconds.

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