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Win: Tickets to see Sunderland AFC take on Leeds United at the Stadium of Light

Sunderland
Indie band New Order.

August 15, 1984: Indie legends New Order play Sunderland's Mayfair Suite

News
Sunderland is bidding to be UK City of Culture 2021

21 myth-busters about Sunderland’s City of Culture 2021 bid

Lifestyle
Some of the painted rocks. Picture: Jeni McAuley.

This fun family activity is taking the North East by storm - here's how you can get involved

Family

Cup and league triumphs galore in this Wearside club’s great history

Retro

10 of the top things to do in the North East this weekend and beyond

Music

Club gets into the spirit of celebrating with gin bar at festival

News
Butcher John Stirk

Just the tonic: Sunderland butcher creates gin sausage

Eating Out
Work has begun on the second stage of the bid.

Sunderland’s City of Culture bid needs you: Team of 21 champions sought to lead the charge

Whats on

The much-loved Sunderland Elvis fan who was always on his adoring granddaughter’s mind

Retro
Blandford Street showing shops such as Bergs Records  and  Moores.

LPs for 95 pence and bargains at Moores - memories of Sunderland in 1975

Retro
Indie band New Order.

August 15, 1984: Indie legends New Order play Sunderland's Mayfair Suite

News 1
Pennywell Boys Club  in 1979.

The Sunderland boys club which packed a real punch in the late 70s

Retro
West Park side of Middle Herrington Park.

The little piece of Sunderland tranquility - cows and all

Retro 1

This fun family activity is taking the North East by storm - here's how you can get involved

Family 1
What's the going rate for the tooth fairy in your house?

How much does the tooth fairy pay children in the North East?

Offbeat
How will you get the kids motivated this summer?

Shaping Up: Seven tips to get the kids active

Opinion
The "five in one" vaccine offered to babies is to be replaced with a "six in one" immunisation for babies born from today. Picture: PA.

Babies to be offered new 'six in one' jab

Health
MP for Houghton & Sunderland South Bridget Philipson joined other runners for the 7th anniversary of the Sunderland Park Run at Silksworth Sports Complex.

Wearside MP praises organisers to mark Parkrun anniversary

News
Airport security

One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced electronic items

Travel
Ryanair is calling for airports to limit the sale of alcohol to passengers

Airports asked to limit the amount of alcohol sold to passengers before flights

Transport 3
Budgeting well can help you make it through the holidays without blowing all your cash.

How good budgeting can help you save money for the school holidays

Opinion
It's easy to end up paying over the odds for car hire on holiday.

Eight ways to avoid falling victim to a holiday car hire con

Opinion