Sunderland Echo

Sunderland gran flees home over collapse fears

The bridge deck is extended on New Wear Crossing.

Why is soap playing a key role in building the New Wear Crossing?

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The new parking scheme around Seaburn Metro and Fulwell streets is welcomed by Coun Margaret Beck and Coun Michael Mordey

New parking scheme for Sunderland streets: Where it is and how it works

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Martyn Young, who died in a forklift accident.

Tragic Sunderland businessman Martyn Young to be honoured in charity fundraiser


In Pictures: Who remembers Joseph’s Toy Shop?

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Hartlepool Sixth Form College and Sunderland College in merger talks to create a ‘super-institution’

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Sunderland headteachers want parental support to fight ‘£14million funding crisis’


‘Brought tears to my eyes’ - your reaction as Bradley Lowery and Jermain Defoe lead out England

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Police are appealing for information after a brick was thrown at a car in Washington

Driver escapes serious injury after brick hurled at car in Washington

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Parents are generous, but they can’t plug Sunderland’s £14million education shortfall

Adnan Januzaj in action for Sunderland

LIVE: Sunderland AFC news - Insight into Jermain Defoe's strict regime plus team, injury and transfer news ahead of Watford clash

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Jermain Defoe: Sunderland star opens up on the strict regime that keeps him fit and his Euro 2016 heartbreak

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Gavin McCann on his only England appearance, against Spain

Who are the 14 post-war Sunderland players to have been capped by England?

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Wales' Gareth Bale gets a yellow card during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying, Group D match at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday March 24, 2017. See PA story SOCCER Republic. Photo credit should read: Brian Lawless/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Editorial use only, No commercial use without prior permission.

Republic of Ireland boss says Gareth Bale lucky not to see red for John O’Shea tackle

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A look at Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe's career in numbers

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Sunderland and England Under-21 ace confident of Premier League survival

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Victor Anichebe closing in on Sunderland return as he wins praise from Watford defender

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RECAP: Sunderland AFC news - Transfer and injury news ahead of Watford plus reaction to Jermain Defoe's England return

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Jermain Defoe and Jeremain Lens are at the centre of fresh transfer talk

Sunderland AFC transfer news: Bournemouth linked with move for Cats ace, fresh interest in Jeremain Lens

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David Preece: Sunderland as a city and club must fight apathy and connect with people again

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The Manic Street Preachers.

March 27, 1992: Manic Street Preachers play Sunderland

Stiff Little Fingers play at the O2 Academy, Newcastle as part of their 40th anniversary tour. Pic: Gary Welford.

Review: Stiff Little Fingers, O2 Academy, Newcastle

Women in the shipyards in July 1941

Novel celebrates Sunderland’s female shipyard workers

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Picnic Gin

Bottoms up: Sunderland distillery relaunches summer gin