Sunderland Echo

Sunderland Facebook yob launched sledgehammer attack on grandad's home


New jobs as Toys 'R' Us confirms details of new store in Sunderland

The incident happened on Stanhope Road, South Shields. Image by Google Maps.

Police officer hit by car after firearms incident at Post Office

Sunny spells

Sunderland boxer Tony Jeffries enters West Park row


Young Sunderland inventors to have work displayed at V&A Museum


Durham and England all-rounder Ben Stokes arrested on suspicion of attack


Hospital staff cleared of blame after death of woman in Sunderland

John Everatt.

Search for pensioner with dementia after he goes missing in city

Freddy Shepherd in the shadow of St James's Park for the unveiling of Alan Shearer's statue last year.

Former Newcastle United chairman Freddy Shepherd dies

Sunderland forward Lynden Gooch.

LIVE Ipswich Town v Sunderland AFC blog - Action and reaction from Portman Road as Black Cats look to climb Championship

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Sunderland manager Simon Grayson.

Simon Grayson on underperforming players, motivation and three at the back

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Are Sunderland good enough to stay up? At the minute I fear not

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Mick McCarthy’s fears for Simon Grayson and relives his time at Sunderland

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Keaton Jennings exits Durham to pen Lancashire deal


Simon Grayson to make late Duncan Watmore decision and hopes key Sunderland players will return

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Simon Grayson press conference: Black Cats boss on Ipswich Town, dropping into the Championship relegation zone and injury latest

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Sunderland Q&A on Cardiff City defeat, Stadium of Light woe, Simon Grayson, tactics and free agents

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Sunderland are sucking life out of everybody – and are in danger of driving more fans away

Gary Rowell
Love is in the air at Hairspray.

REVIEW: Hairspray, Sunderland Empire, until September 30

Whats on
Aaron Sidwell, Helen Woolf and Amy Ross

Former Eastenders actor Aaron Sidwell amongst cast for Wicked at Sunderland Empire

Theatre and Comedy
Tom Reeves is a finalist in the Craft Guild of Chefs Young National Chef of the Year competition

Award-winning chef from Michelin-starred restaurant heads home for pop up event

Eating Out

Culture bid champion Emma loves Sunderland so much she stayed here

Richard Avenue Primary School pupil Gabriel Coates, 10 who has designed a lamp on wheels.
Artist maker Chris Folwell

Young Sunderland inventors to have work displayed at V&A Museum