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David Moyes quits as Sunderland manager and wishes club well

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David Moyes has quit Sunderland after less than year in charge.

Reader poll: Are you happy that Sunderland boss David Moyes has quit?

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Looking ahead: Could Garry Monk be a contender for the Sunderland job?

Reader poll: Who next for the Sunderland managerial hot seat?

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Mum saves child from fire after arsonist dad started blaze while they slept

East Durham

‘Smarter’ school uniform plan sparks backlash as hundreds campaign against the change

Houghton and Hetton

Respectable manager turned into masked robber after spending a month in a coma

Crime

Baby joy after 15 years of childless heartache for Sunderland mum

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Hi-tech jobs bonanza with 500 vacancies in software, technology, digital and creative roles

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The damage caused to the children's cemetery

Police’s vow to grieving parents after vandals run amok in Sunderland children’s cemetery

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Why gardening can be good for your mental health

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Praise for grass-cutting heroes who helped crash victims after Sunderland tanker smash

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The incident happened on Washington Highway. Image by Google Maps.

Two people taken to hospital after collision on Washington Highway

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A burst water main in Jesmond has flooded the Metro track. Credit: @My_Metro

Burst water main floods Metro track causing commuter chaos

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The air ambulance landed near Ryhope Road. Photo by Matty Hutchinson.

Man injured as car careers down Sunderland embankment

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‘Mean’ Sunderland woman stole stepfather’s Christmas savings after he refused her a loan

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Kyle Burrell

Respectable manager turned into masked robber after spending a month in a coma

Crime
The damage caused to the children's cemetery

Police’s vow to grieving parents after vandals run amok in Sunderland children’s cemetery

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Stephen Dixon of Easington Lane

Mum saves child from fire after arsonist dad started blaze while they slept

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Sunderland 10th most affordable city in the world for university students, finds report

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Lecturer Gilly Hope (third right standing) with Sunderland College students and the human books.

Human books bring their stories to life for Sunderland students

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Mrs Philomena Marshall from Durham is made an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) by the the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace. Pic by PA.

Former Sunderland schools headteacher gets OBE from Prince Charles

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POLL: Do you agree with Conservative plans to axe free school meals for all infant school children?

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Hi-tech jobs bonanza with 500 vacancies in software, technology, digital and creative roles

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If something you've bought goes wrong you shouldn't be afraid to complain.

Why you shouldn't be afraid to complain about faulty products

Opinion
Much can go wrong from that click to commit to boarding the plane. Pic: Shutterstock.

Seven tips to get the best value out of a last-minute holiday

Opinion

Hundreds flock to Stadium of Light Job Show

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North East Labour General Election candidate says he is no fan of party leader Jeremy Corbyn

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Cyber attacks are expected during the run up to the election

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

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Picture by Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Conservatives 'will gain landslide victory in election' if voters aged 18 to 24 stay away, finds study

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POLL: Should universal winter fuel payments be scrapped and replaced with a means-tested benefit?

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Could you be the next Banksy?

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Experts warn of 'bumper season' for insects over the summer

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Members of Whitburn Neighbourhood Forum and kids who are campaigning to use the Charlie Hurley Centre.

Residents’ fears as Sunderland AFC ‘explore opportunities’ with housing developer over Charlie Hurley Centre

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Some of the Sage volunteers at Jarrow Hall.

Volunteers will help repair vandalised education centre

Environment

Appeal to help Sunderland Royal Hospital unit which saved prematurely born boy

Health
Sheila, Hannah and Jason. Picture credit: BBC Newcastle

Baby joy after 15 years of childless heartache for Sunderland mum

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Graham Low and his son Max.

Why having a training partner helps you get in shape

Opinion
Ask for help if you're struggling with your mental health.

Why you should look after your mental health – and get help if you need it

Opinion
Glandular fever isn't just caught through kissing.

Eight things everyone should know about glandular fever

Opinion
Vic Reeves. Picture from PA

Coronation Street fan Vic Reeves 'made up' over landing role in his favourite soap

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The Auf Wiedersehen, Pet cast in a promo shot outside "Thornley Manor", which they worked on while staying at The Barley Mow pub

Auf Wiedersehen, Pet fans bid to save country pub which featured in series

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A seagull hunting for food in Sunderland's Crowtree Road.

Letter of the week: Get rid of your leftovers and you'll get rid of the seagulls

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Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Cash in on the latest fashions

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Graham Low and his son Max.

Why having a training partner helps you get in shape

Opinion
If something you've bought goes wrong you shouldn't be afraid to complain.

Why you shouldn't be afraid to complain about faulty products

Opinion
Ask for help if you're struggling with your mental health.

Why you should look after your mental health – and get help if you need it

Opinion