Sunderland Pride saved after facing financial difficulties

Whats on
The Galleries shopping centre at Washington

River Island to open new store in Washington

Beamish Museum

Eight things to do at Beamish Museum this summer holidays

Whats on

Mackem masterchef Stacie Stewart takes on Channel 4 taste test


Top-selling US beauty brand Buxom comes to Sunderland


Proms 2017: Pictures from Washington School


Red Arrows create blue heart for Bradley in skies above Sunderland


Proms 2017: 22 pictures from Dene Community School

l-r Joanne Swift, Sophie Brown, Demileigh Bell, Faye Brown, Andrea Baxter and Morgan Collie.

Sunderland park earns Green Flag for fifth time


Tasty memories of the Melting Pot and flowery shirts and pencil skirts at Sgt Peppers

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Taking the plunge at Dawdon Pit Pond in August 1974.

Your memories of the pond at Dawdon Pit

The Old Twenty Nine Pub in High Street West in 1976.

Your memories of Sunderland pub The Old Twenty Nine

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An old photograph of Fulwell Mill from 1963.

A great insight into Fulwell’s history

Robert Hope's grave in Belgium. Picture by Esther Johnson.

Service held in Belgium to honour the Sunderland soldier shot at dawn

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Asda withdraws own-brand newborn nappies after baby suffers 'chemical reaction'

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The cost of holiday childcare has risen by more than 50% across Britain and 111% in the North East since 2010, Labour has said. Picture by Niall Carson/PA Wire

Holiday childcare costs up 111% in North East since 2010, claims Labour

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How long would it be before you got bored in the summer holidays?

Have you said any of these things to your kids during the summer holidays?

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Fingers crossed for a sunny weekend as Sunderland International Airshow arrives in the city for another year.

Everything you need to know about Sunderland International Airshow 2017

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Gadgets: 5 of the best baby gizmos

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

Brighton Pavilion.

Travel: Relaxing vibe and shopping heaven in ‘San Francisco’ of the south coast

An artist's impression on how the treehouses would look

Luxury treehouse rooms planned for North East hotel

Hiring a car on holiday can be a whole lot of trouble if you are not careful.

Five ways to steer clear of car-hire problems on holiday

Disney Magic cruise ship berthed on the River Tyne last June.

Disney cruise ship to be our guest on River Tyne visit

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