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Thousands of spectators defy the weather at Sunderland airshow

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The Red Arrows perform at the 2017 Sunderland International Airshow. Picture: TOM BANKS

The Red Arrows prove to be a hit again at Sunderland International Airshow

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Crowds shelter from the rain at Sunderland International Airshow.

Downpour brings final day of Sunderland International Airshow to premature halt

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The Red Arrows' blue heart with arrow dedicated to South Shields sweethearts, Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry who were killed in the Manchester Area bombing.

Red Arrows pay tribute to tragic South Shields teenagers Chloe and Liam

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Wingwalkers looking forward to taking to the skies at Sunderland International Airshow

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Second World War veteran says Sunderland International Airshow is ‘one of the best’

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RAF man Ryan honoured to be closing Sunderland International Airshow

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Watch: Red Arrows brighten up Saturday afternoon at Sunderland International Airshow

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Thanks to reader Andy Graham for this photograph.

Sunderland International Airshow: More of your reader pictures

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BBC bosses need to get their act together on pay or face a sonic surprise they won’t forget in a hurry

Sunderland and South Tyneside MPs demand meeting with Transport Secretary over Metro

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Extra Metro trains will be running across the weekend.

Extra Metro trains confirmed for Sunderland International Airshow this weekend

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The A183/A19 junction

Three-vehicle smash partially closes busy Sunderland road

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There are delays across the Metro network this morning

Late-running modernisation work means Metro delays

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Poll: Have you been a victim of cyber crime?

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Watch dramatic footage of danger drivers' high speed race through Tyne Tunnel

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Dame Vera Baird feels Northumbria Police needs more money to tackle cyber crime.

Cyber crime on the rise throughout North-East

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Know your enemy with our guide to cyber-crime terms.

Do you know your botnets from your bitcoins? Here's your A-Z of cyber crime terms

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Proms 2017: 19 pictures from St Bede's

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Proms 2017: Pictures from Washington School

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Proms 2017: 22 pictures from Dene Community School

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Left, headteacher Monica Shepherd and Lady Justice Kathryn Thirlwall, with pupils at the tree planting to open St Anthony's Catholic Girls' Academy building.

£15million Sunderland academy opened

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Pupils at St Anne's RC Primary School in Sunderland wear their favourite colours with pride for Bradley Lowery.

Sunderland pupils show their colours in tribute to Bradley Lowery

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Can I appeal a medical decision which affects my benefits?

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Ten North East MPs are demanding a meeting with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling over the Metro

Sunderland and South Tyneside MPs demand meeting with Transport Secretary over Metro

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Billy Hardy (centre) with (from left) Bright Red fundraising manager Lisa Saxton, Jimmy Montgomery, Ashley Elliott Gary Bennett, and Micky Horswill.

New charity role for Sunderland boxer Billy Hardy

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Hendon ward councillors Barbara McClennan, Victoria ONeil and Michael
Mordey.

Concerns over plan to convert Sunderland office block into 154 ‘bedsits’

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Concerns over plan to convert Sunderland office block into 154 ‘bedsits’

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The former library in Fawcett Street.

New £2.5million plans announced for Sunderland’s former City Library

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The announcement was made today. Picture: PA.

State pension age to rise to 68 seven years earlier than planned

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How the new estate will look in Healthway, Parkside, Seaham.

Housing estate to expand with new homes plan

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Julie Elliott MP (left) with daughter Rebecca (centre) and sister Joan (right) after completing a walk to raise funds for Kidney Research UK in June this year.

Sunderland MP whose daughter needs kidney transplant speaks out on organ donation

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Sunderland park earns Green Flag for fifth time

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Horden Welfare Park has won a Green Flag Award for the 11th year in a row.

Village chiefs tell of pride at double Green Flag award for parks

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The waste warship constructed by Surfers Against Sewage. Picture from PA

Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

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Foxes are less common garden visitors in County Durham than elsewhere in the country.

Families asked to help record garden wildlife visitors

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Police renew their appeal for information on a Peterlee woman who is still missing from home

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Graham Low doing his Summer Body Challenge.

Shaping Up Summer Body Challenge: Week 6 Workout

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Spicy beef stir fry.

Recipe of the week: Spicy beef stir fry

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Insomnia regularly affects one in three adults in the UK.

Having trouble sleeping this summer? Here's what you can do

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Ryhope Health Centre

NHS bosses work to help patients after confirmation Sunderland GP surgery is closing

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Will you be tuning in this year?

Celebrity Big Brother announces launch date

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Do you reach for the vacuum cleaner when feeling stressed?

This is what you should do if you're feeling stressed

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The waste warship constructed by Surfers Against Sewage. Picture from PA

Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

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A seagull on the prowl for food in Sunderland city centre.

Letter of the week: Stop feeding Sunderland's seagulls and rats

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Praise for Durham Miner’s Gala support

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Sunderland train station can’t take strain

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AAA Sports coach Andi Revell and trampolinist Ethan Cutter training at Hebburn Community Centre

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Get active and give sport a go!

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Graham Low doing his Summer Body Challenge.

Shaping Up Summer Body Challenge: Week 6 Workout

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Planning your meals can help you stay on track.

Plan your meals to stay on track for Summer Body Challenge

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Spicy beef stir fry.

Recipe of the week: Spicy beef stir fry

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