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Bradley Lowery's legacy lives on as precious video touches thousands of hearts

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Are you backing the 2021 Culture bid? Picture: Getty Images.

Why Sunderland should be crowned UK City of Culture 2021

Jamie Collins.

Sunderland businessman faces jail after admitting 11 child sex offences

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Yob jailed for spitting on prosecutor during court hearing


Police backed by readers as stats show force is improving


Music fans queue for tickets to Take That star Gary Barlow's Sunderland concerts

Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court.

'Man with van' convicted after failing to provide assistance in fly-tipping probe

Angelo's are runners up in the English Italian awards .
From left  Nello Russo and Federico Trulli

Sunderland chefs named amongst best in the country for Italian food

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Sunderland boss Simon Grayson.

Frustrated Simon Grayson reacts as Sunderland throw away 3-1 lead at Brentford to draw

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Grabban looked to have sealed the game just before half-time

Brentford 3-3 Sunderland: Promising first half gives way to frustration as Black Cats continue to struggle

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Brentford scored two second half goals to level the game

Brentford 3-3 Sunderland: Player ratings as Black Cats lose two goal advantage in second half

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Sunderland boss Simon Grayson will be hoping for a win today as the Black Cats face Brentford away.

Live: Brentford FC v Sunderland AFC: Follow the action and reaction from Griffin Park

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Brentford v Sunderland: Black Cats attacking threat causes concern for Bees boss

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Ha’way Back When: Magician Marco revels in ‘best’ Sunderland goal to sink high-flying Blackburn

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Simon Grayson on Brentford, defending set-pieces and why he wants more from Aiden McGeady

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Duncan Watmore comeback going to plan as Simon Grayson weighs up back-to-back starts

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Josh Kelly (right) with promoter Eddie Hearn and Anthony Fowler, who also fights in Belfast tonight.

Knocked out? I don’t plan on getting hit – Josh Kelly


David Preece: Sunderland are in trouble – but the time to worry is when they go paintballing

David Preece
Sam Smith

Sam Smith announces North East tour date

Distiller Luke Smith

Bottoms up: Sunderland distillery launches autumn-inspired gin

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Sir Cliff will return to the North East next year. Picture: PA.

Cliff Richard to visit North East on 60th anniversary tour


How to make the perfect steak with Miller & Carter Sunderland

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Chambers pictured in 1987.

Can you believe it’s 30 years since Sunderland nightclub Chambers opened?

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Peter Hook on the Hacienda, New Order and setting sail with the North Sea Sounds DFDS cruise