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One person airlifted to hospital following a crash in Sunderland

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Bradley Lowery is still smiling.

Apology over rumour that Bradley Lowery has died

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Salman Abedi caught on camera before Monday night's bomb attack.

Police release images of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi from the night of his attack

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Megan Bell

'Don't let this happen to you' - father of Megan Bell makes drugs plea to other young people and their parents

Seaham

Man found dead in Sunderland cemetery had fatally stabbed himself, inquest hears

Sunderland

Shops evacuated after illegally parked car sparks suspect vehicle alert in Durham

Crime

Balloons fill the skies as thousands pay tribute to devoted North East couple killed in Manchester terror attack

Sunderland

Bowlers hit out at ‘horrendous’ state of green in Sunderland

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Megan Bell, who died at T in the Park in July 2016.

Family of Megan Bell fear she was spiked after inquest reveals she had ecstasy in her system

Seaham

Why gardening can be good for your mental health

Mandy Watson

Family escapes sinking boat in Sunderland

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Metro signboards are not giving accurate information this morning

Problems with Metro information boards

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Nothern Rail is urging customers to check before using its trans-Pennine service

North East rail passengers urged to check before travelling after Manchester bomb attack

Sunderland

Armed police guard course as spectators and crowds defy terrorists at Great Manchester Run

Crime
Home Secretary Amber Rudd speaks to Andrew Marr on TV on Sunday.

Eleven in custody as hunt for Manchester bomber's accomplices continues at 'full tilt'

Crime 4
Salman Abedi caught on camera before Monday night's bomb attack.

Police release images of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi from the night of his attack

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Oxford Street, Newcastle. Picture from Google Images.

Police appeal after North East sex attack on 15-year-old girl

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Romeo and Juliet GCSE exam question cock-up may affect thousands of teenagers

Education
Deputy headteacher Jonathan Anderson with pupil Thomas Pringle, aged eight, in front on students on the new pirate ship.

Arghhh me hearties - ‘tis a pirate’s life for Sunderland youngsters

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l-r Maria Clarke, Place2Be, Christian Robson, headteacher, Helen Ellison, deputy headteacher and pupils from Southwick Community Primary School.

Sunderland school launches mental health project for pre-school children

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Students attend the Work Discovery event at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland Picture: DAVID WOOD

Hundreds to attend Careers Fair in Sunderland

Sunderland
Award-winning florist Katie-Jane Hermes is now teaching at Sunderland College.

Florist hoping to help Sunderland students bloom

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Fancy being a Metro driver? Transport chiefs are recruiting - and you may be surprised at the pay

Business 3
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How to unravel the latest tech jargon while shopping for a new smartphone or tablet

Business 1
Metro signboards are not giving accurate information this morning

Problems with Metro information boards

News 3
Amazon Prime

Amazon launches 40 new Channels for Prime customers

Business 1

Corbyn launches 'flexible football ticket' policy to help make sport 'for the many, not the few'

Politics 4

ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

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Jeremy Corbyn. Picture by PA

Jeremy Corbyn highlights 'connections' between terrorism in UK and wars overseas

Politics 20

ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

Offbeat 23
The Houses of Parliament: the General Election is now less than three weeks away.

Conservative lead over Labour narrows in first poll since Manchester terrorist bombing

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One person taken to hospital after Hartlepool kitchen blaze

Environment

Amazing story of poodle who adopted lamb – and even fed it on her milk

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Ed Tutty of the Sunderland Seafront Traders Association with Trina Murphy Sunderland City Council Assistant Head of Service (Museums, Heritage and Arts) with the 2017 Blue Flag and Seaside Award for Sunderlands Beaches.

Revealed: Which Sunderland beaches have won the coveted Blue Flag award

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Ayton Allotment holders William Hall (left) and Mark Adcock are looking for a artist to re-paint the containers on the site

Could you be the next Banksy?

News

Apology over rumour that Bradley Lowery has died

News 6
Police at the scene

Man found dead in Sunderland cemetery had fatally stabbed himself, inquest hears

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Bradley Lowery

Messages of love pour in for Bradley Lowery

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From left: Steven Natton, Aimee Warris, Catrina Flynn of St. Benedict's Hospice, Richard Devlin of the Brain Tumour Charity, Alison Warris, Nev Harris, Michael Warris and Daniel Warris.

Rival Sunderland AFC and Newcastle United fans to stage match for tragic Nissan worker

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The NHS's Blood Donation Service has asked people to keep their appointments.

Blood donors asked to keep appointments in aftermath of Manchester attack

News

ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

Offbeat 23

ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

Offbeat 23
Katie Hopkins. Picture by PA

Katie Hopkins to leave radio station immediately after 'final solution' remarks following Manchester attack

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Managers Dan Luke and Amy Willis outside The Peacock pub, formerly the Londonderry, in Sunderland city centre.

Letter of the week: 'We don't need new Sunderland pub with its Guardian-reading pinko sociologists'

Your Say 1
Mourners look put down flower tributes at St Ann's Square in Manchester city centre. PIC: SWNS

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Terror is real so close to home

Opinion
Stunning purple of Angelica gigas purpurea.

Gardening: Use big leaves to break up your borders

Lifestyle

Sunderland stands together with Manchester against terrorism

Opinion
Former PNE boss David Moyes resigns as Sunderland manager

At last, David Moyes does something Sunderland fans actually like!

Opinion