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'If you were a man, you'd be going to jail,' judge tells woman burglar

Crime
What the A19 Testo's junction improvement scheme would look like.

Plans in for £100million Testo’s roundabout scheme to ease A19 bottleneck

News
Police near the Stadium of Light on the day of the Sunderland vs Celtic friendly

Trainee accountant Celtic fan spared jail after suffering head injury while attacking Sunderland shop

Sunderland
Bradley Lowery.

Charity set up in memory of Bradley Lowery gets registration number

News

Drunk headbutted, punched and hit firefighters as they tackled blaze in Sunderland

Crime

Sunderland murder suspects remanded in custody after first crown court appearance

Crime

Dave Stewart on what to expect from his Sunderland Empire debut

Music

Teenage boys aged 14 attacked in town centre

News

Sneak peek inside Sunderland’s Fire Station development ahead of its opening date

Sunderland

Why Sunderland need to kick Coach Dave Daubenmire back under his rock

Police release images of woman after dance floor bottle attack

Crime
Kevin Nightingale

Kevin Nightingale: Two decades of 'nightmare' for the Oz Nightclub doorman shot dead outside his home

Crime
Noddy Rice

Noddy Rice: The dad-of-seven who was gunned down in a coastal car park

Crime
Newcastle Crown Court

'If you were a man, you'd be going to jail,' judge tells woman burglar

Crime
Can you help find Lee Graham?

Can you help police find missing Peterlee man Lee Graham?

County Durham

Severe delays on Metro after power problem hits network

Transport
Tunstall Hope Road. Picture from Google Images.

Drivers urged to take extra care after fuel spill on Sunderland road

News
David Bowie during his 1987 concert in Newcastle, sorry, Sunderland.

Minister's rivers blunder echoes Wearside gaffes by singers David Bowie and Roger Whittaker

Transport 2
The Echo has launched a Safe A19 campaign. Will you support it?

'It's not the road, it's the drivers' - 13 things Echo readers said about the A19

Transport 7
Are your kids leaving home next month?

'Empty nest syndrome' when kids leave for university 'can wreck marriage'

Education 2
Natalia Rooks with her exam results

Sunderland teenager battling cancer in the midst of exams gets straight As

Sunderland
English and maths will be graded under the new system.

New GCSE grading system leaving parents baffled, poll shows

Education
Do you know anyone going through clearing?

Going through university clearing? Then make sure you do these four things

Education

Severe delays on Metro after power problem hits network

Transport
Gentoo Groups Chief Executive, John Craggs.

Another big backer in the search for Wearside’s best businesses

Business
EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, right, welcomes British Secretary of State David Davis for a meeting at the EU headquarters in Brussels, last week.

Nissan pledge to work with Government to secure future of its Sunderland factory after Brexit

News
Are you a Lidl shopper?

Lidl is now the UK's seventh largest supermarket

Business

Vote: Do you think cannabis should be made legal?

Health 3
Cannabis

Lib Dems 'will continue to back the legalisation of cannabis'

Health 1

Watch Northern Powerhouse Minister's embarrassing Sunderland bridge blunder

News 22
The Echo has launched a Safe A19 campaign. Will you support it?

'It's not the road, it's the drivers' - 13 things Echo readers said about the A19

Transport 7
Have you signed our Safe A19 petition?

Nearly 70,000 sign petition urging more transport investment in Northern England

Transport 1

Warning not to take medication after pills are lost in Sunderland city centre

Sunderland
Do you think cannabis should be made legal?

Vote: Do you think cannabis should be made legal?

Health 3
Cannabis

Lib Dems 'will continue to back the legalisation of cannabis'

Health 1
Sunderland Royal Hospital

Call for help with consultation on Sunderland and South Tyneside hospital plans

News 3

‘Disgusting’ fly-tipping leaves Sunderland families shocked

Sunderland 1
Ford is offering big discounts to drivers who scrap older cars which are polluting the environment.

Ford offers thousands of pounds off new vehicles in bid to get dirtiest cars off our roads

News 2
If you know the man in this CCTV image then please get in touch.

Police appeal after Metro passenger headbutted during assault

News
A partially eclipsed sun, photographed using a special solar filter, where the moon appears to take a 'bite' out of the sun.

Partial solar eclipse will be visible tonight as moon 'takes a bite' out of sun

Environment 2

Proposal to build executive homes on Sunderland’s West Park is ‘municipal vandalism’ say angry families

Sunderland 13

Where are the Millfield traffic wardens?

Your Say

Face to face best means of communication

Your Say

‘Potential should not be measured solely on academic achievements’

Your Say
Cheers!

Richard Ord: Secret to a long life finally revealed, hic!

Opinion
Cheers! A dram of whisky to toast the festive season

Richard Ord: Secret to a long life finally revealed, hic!

Opinion

Legal eagle: Bail or ‘under investigation’?

Opinion

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Why Sunderland needs to drink more water

Opinion 1
Bake-Off

The Great British Bake Off 2017: Meet the contestants

News
TV

The Button: Enter the BBC's new game show without leaving your house

News
Children's toy stamps issued by the Royal Mail

Stickle Bricks, Action Man and Spirograph stamps among new Royal Mail issue featuring classic children's toys

Offbeat
Could Bradley Walsh star alongside Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who?

Is Bradley Walsh lined up for sidekick role in Doctor Who?

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