National steak house chain Miller & Carter to open at Sunderland pub site

Eating Out
A scene from Right as Rain , which features in the festival.

What to expect from Sunderland Shorts Film Festival

The pic 'n' mix section of Woolworths in Durham

Support for Woolworths returning to Sunderland - and your happy memories

Model Hannah Jo Orrell, wearing some of the clothes which will feature in The Bridges fashion shop event Picture: DAVID WOOD

Sunderland Fashion Weekend returns to the city


WIN: Another batch of six Sunderland AFC season cards


In pictures: Remembering Crowtree Leisure Centre


Sunderland's National Glass Centre makes list of Britain's top free attractions

Jermain Defoe and Ed Sheeran met in Newcastle following one of the singer's Divide tour dates.

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe meets Ed Sheeran following North East tour date


Sunderland war hero is remembered in a new song

Monkwearmouth mums at the start of their race at the Sunday School treat.

Did you scramble for sweets on the Sunderland Sunday School treat


In pictures: Remembering Crowtree Leisure Centre

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Waiting for the catch to come in.

The hawkers who sold their wares in Sunderland

The last shift at Wearmouth Colliery, taken on Friday, December 10 1993.

Remembering the last days of Wearmouth Colliery


Ask family expert: How to support your children during exams

What is the right age for crossing the road alone? Picture: Shutterstock.

'Kids shouldn’t be allowed to cross the road alone until they are 14' say scientists

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The new Tax Free Childcare scheme could leave you quids in.

Are you claiming all the childcare help you're entitled to?

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Do you and your partner have a 'date night'?

The importance of parents’ date nights

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Gadgets: Five of the best gizmos for tackling allergies

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

Coaches Leanne Prudhoe and Andrew Marshall alongside players from Washington Juniors Ladies side, who are looking for sponsorship.

Girl player-turned-coach sets up team

Lib Dem campaigner Bailey Barker at the entrance to Barnes Park in Sunderland.

Decision to leave Sunderland parks open 24/7 sparks vandalism fears

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Will you be jetting off this winter? Picture: PA.

Ryanair announces new winter routes from Newcastle Airport

Has your flight ever been delayed?

Most common reason for flight delay compensation revealed

The rural four-star Siblu Holiday Park.

Travel: Experiencing the Normandy beauty through fresh pair of family eyes...


Watch world-famous Flying Scotsman celebrate past, present and future of our railways

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