Sunderland Echo

Watch slideshow of reader pictures of today's weird weather across Sunderland

Stephen Summerside.

Inquest jury shown video footage of Sunderland engineer moments before he was crushed to death

Ashbrooke Sports Ground fireworks display

Popular Sunderland fireworks display cancelled

Light rain

So why are the sun and sky such weird colours?


Plans for New Wear Crossing's city centre link road to go before councillors

News 2

Three-vehicle rush-hour smash blocks A19


Everything you need to know about Storm Ophelia

KFC has returned to Sunderland city centre.

KFC serves up 50 jobs as it returns to Sunderland city centre

Adam Parkin, left, has admitted murdering his wife Julie at their Sunderland home in June 2017.

Sunderland husband admits murdering his school teacher wife at their home

Aiden McGeady cant believe his luck after firing a shot wide.

Sunderland home form is atrocious, but is this squad really the second worst in Championship?

Sunderland AFC
Paddy McNair

Sunderland’s Paddy McNair and Josh Maja get valuable playing time in Arsenal defeat

Sunderland AFC
Robbie Stockdale offers help to Sunderland boss Simon Grayson.

Simon Grayson discusses fan boos and explains why Jonny Williams didn’t start QPR draw

Sunderland AFC 17
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley.

Newcastle United officially for sale - and Mike Ashley wants club sold by Christmas

Newcastle United

Wise Men Say: Pressure’s now huge for Sunderland’s must-win game at Brentford

Sunderland AFC 7

Sunderland boss on Lamine Kone’s illness, injuries and set-pieces

Sunderland AFC 3

Duncan Watmore and Joel Lynch reflect on Sunderland’s 1-1 draw with QPR

Sunderland AFC 2

Cat's Eye View: Sunderland boss has a big decision to make over underperforming duo Lee Cattermole and Didier Ndong

Sunderland AFC 7
Sunderland go close.

Six things we learned from Sunderland 1 QPR 1: Jason Steele doesn't convince, Jonny Williams MUST start at Brentford

Sunderland AFC 2

Stadium of Light expectation is now for failure and mistakes – time running out to lift it from its slumber

Phil Smith
Ashbrooke Sports Ground fireworks display

Popular Sunderland fireworks display cancelled

The Umbrella Project by Cirque Bijou

Everything you need to know about next month’s Lumiere spectacular in Durham

King Arthur played by Bob Harms from the Spamalot tour.

10 of the top things to do in the North East this fortnight

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