Sunderland Echo

Family of murdered Tipu Sultan speak of "struggle" without him

The family of a popular dad gunned down outside his takeaway say they have been left with a huge financial loss after his murder.


Brave Bradley Lowery wishes supporters a Merry Christmas as he switches on festive lights


Anarchy in Sunderland? Punk exhibition opens at city museum

Sunderland has remembered its punk roots with the launch of a British Library exhibition in the city.


Former mining community honoured with new Ray Lonsdale statue


Caring brothers recognised for efforts to raise hundreds for charity


Battling Bradley Lowery lights up city with Christmas lights switch-on

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Chris Young's new Papa's Tapas restaurant

First look inside Sunderland’s new eat all you can tapas restaurant

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Exmoor ponies could return to a South Tyneside local nature reserve next month.

Ponies to be the mane event once more in return to Cleadon Hills

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JULIE ELLIOTT: Hope at last for new courts for Sunderland

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Jan Kirchhhoff gets up for the header which led to the opening goal. Picture by FRANK REID

David Moyes salutes "best performance" after Sunderland move closer to safety in 2-1 win over Leicester

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Jermain Defoe celebrates his goal.

Sunderland hero Jermain Defoe reflects on 2-1 win over Leicester City

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The Sunderland players celebrate

Sunderland 2 Leicester City 1: Black Cats just a point off safety after superb win over champions

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Sunderland fans celebrate victory against Leicester today. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland 2 Leicester City 1: How Black Cats fans enjoyed slaying the champions on Twitter

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Sunderland 2 Leicester City 1: Match ratings, Defoe on mark again in vital win

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Sunderland boss lays down the challenge to Manchester United loanee Adnan Januzaj

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Sunderland v Leicester City team news: David Moyes makes one change for the visit of the Champions

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Three Sunderland players walk yellow card tightrope against Leicester City

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Sunderland midfielder Didier Ndong will head to the Africa Cup of Nations next month. Picture by Frank Reid

David Moyes confident Sunderland squad can cope when key players leave for Africa Cup of Nations

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Chris Young's new Papa's Tapas restaurant

First look inside Sunderland’s new eat all you can tapas restaurant

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This year's Sunniside Live

The Farm, K Klass, Allister Whitehead & Chris Helme added to Sunderland festival line up


What Sunderland can expect from brand new musical Wonderland

Share your pictures with us for Santa Paws!

Santa Paws 2016: Send us your festive pet pictures

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The Staith House on North Shields Fish Quay.

REVIEW: Why The Staith House is reeling diners in from across the North East

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Tails of the Sea

Sunderland hopes to give a Snowdog a home