Sunderland Echo

Mark Shaw's family pay tribute to 'funny, generous and loyal' man as his killers face life in prison

Crime
Stephen Summerside with wife Donna.

Inquest verdict into death of Sunderland engineer who died in ferry tragedy

News
Zoe Warren and Kieran Adey.

Evil pair guilty of torture and murder of Mark Shaw

Crime
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Emergency services join forces to make Bonfire period the safest on record - as fireworks victim speaks out

Sunderland

Sunderland attack suspect released by police as victims said to be 'improving'

Sunderland

Gentoo to ‘look at’ installing sprinklers in Sunderland high-rise blocks following Grenfell Tower tragedy

Sunderland

Hundreds of Wearsiders to take part in live performance to open The Fire Station

News
Stephen Summerside with his wife Donna.

Health and safety flaws emerge at inquest on Sunderland contractor who died in lift tragedy

News
Hylton Bridge.

Motorcyclist injured as rush-hour crash causes tailbacks on the A19

Sunderland
Simon Grayson.

Simon Grayson has failed to distinguish between worry and panic and is pretending to do neither

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Coach Billy McKinlay (left) has joined Simon Grayson's coaching staff. PA picture

Simon Grayson on what Billy McKinlay brings to Sunderland coaching staff

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Paddy McNair in action against Hertha Berlin.

Sunderland duo set for Everton run-out as they edge closer to first team action

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Josh Maja in action in pre-season.

Sunderland striker Josh Maja provides fitness update ahead of Brentford clash

Sunderland AFC

Sunderland are finding that a big wage bill and Premier League experience counts for little in the Championship

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Lewis Grabban on Sunderland’s predicament and how Black Cats can turn around home form

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Keep faith with Grayson? Recall Ruiter? Dump the 4-4-2? Our writers discuss the big Sunderland issues

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Brentford derby hero wants to ‘kick on’, with Sunderland up next

Sunderland AFC

Turkey’s richest man in Newcastle takeover bid – but won’t meet Mike Ashley’s asking price

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Sunderland are finding that a big wage bill and Premier League experience counts for little in the Championship

Phil Smith
Ongoing work at Old Fire Station

Hundreds of Wearsiders to take part in live performance to open The Fire Station

News
From left: chefs Simon Whitehead, Hugo Embleton-Black, museum secretary Ian McLaren,  The Experimental Diner's Lauren McKirdy, chefs Gareth Clarke and Jack Kirby

Halloween pop-up restaurant to take off at North East attraction

Eating Out
Don Airey, on keyboards, with George Shovlin and the Radars at the Harbour View

Deep Purple musician makes surprise appearance on Sunderland pub stage

Music
Sunderland Tall Ship Races 2018 Maxim beer naming competition. Maxim Brewery MD Mark Anderson.

Beer we go! Vote for your favourite name as our Tall Ships ale finalists are announced

News
Sunderland's Northern Gallery for Contemporay Art new location at the National Glass Centre.
From left Arts Council's Sarah Maxfield, Pro Vice Chancellor, University of Sunderland Graeme Thompson, Councillor John Kelly,, curator Alistair Robinson and National Glass Centre director Keith Merrin

New home announced for Sunderland art gallery after £375,000 investment

Arts
The Umbrella Project by Cirque Bijou

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

Arts