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Is this Sunderland’s ‘crash alley’? Families fear for lives in accident blackspot

Houghton and Hetton
Travelodge, High Street West, Sunderland

Call centre manager found dead in Sunderland Travelodge had lethal levels of morphine in system

Sunderland
This house in Tunstall Terrace is going under the hammer with a guide price of just 1

See the Sunderland house up for sale with reserve price of just £1

Sunderland
Fulwell Library.

Volunteers bring closed Sunderland library back to life

Sunderland

New petrol and diesel cars to be banned in the UK from 2040

Business

Pub chain threatens legal action over name of new Sunderland bar

Pubs and Clubs

Sunderland toddler Hunter Maskell takes first steps after suffering stroke

News

North East BBC journalist sentenced over sickening child abuse images

Crime

See new-look Stadium of Light Metro station after SAFC-inspired red and white revamp

News

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

Is this Sunderland’s ‘crash alley’? Families fear for lives in accident blackspot

Houghton and Hetton

See new-look Stadium of Light Metro station after SAFC-inspired red and white revamp

News 5
The junction of the A194(M) with the A182. Picture from Google Images

Three-vehicle collision on busy Washington road

Washington
Metro lines will be closed from South Gosforth station for more than a month.

Major part of Metro system to be closed for a month from next week

Transport 1
Northern rail bosses have been urged to sit down with unions

North East rail operator Northern urged to talk to unions

News

North East BBC journalist sentenced over sickening child abuse images

Crime
Police arrested 46 people in the first week of Operation Kestrel, which aims to tackle foreign criminals.

Police arrest 46 people in crackdown on foreign criminals

Crime

Watch: How your password can keep cyber criminals at bay

Crime
Bruce Springsteen in concert at Sunderland's Stadium of Light in 2012.

Ten steps to protect yourself from cyber crime - and how Bruce Springsteen can help

Crime

Sunderland schoolgirl wins free bikes for her whole class after designing new helmet

News
St Aidan's Catholic Academy headshave fundraiser. 
Front Adam Speed, back from left Jason Wilson, Niall Gillespie and Edwin Saji

It was a close shave for Sunderland boys

News

Proms 2017: 24 pictures from Seaham High School

Lifestyle
Alison Scattergood.

Barbering lecturer Alison shows she’s a cut above

News
Dr Martin Raby, principal of CCAD

Scrapping student fees would not be the best value for education, says Hartlepool college principal

Education 4

New petrol and diesel cars to be banned in the UK from 2040

Business 3
The aftermath of the crash in May 2015, in which three cars were written off - one belonged to David Carlton and the other two were his next door neighbours'.

Is this Sunderland’s ‘crash alley’? Families fear for lives in accident blackspot

Houghton and Hetton

See new-look Stadium of Light Metro station after SAFC-inspired red and white revamp

News 5
The junction of the A194(M) with the A182. Picture from Google Images

Three-vehicle collision on busy Washington road

Washington

Volunteers bring closed Sunderland library back to life

Sunderland
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

Family 3
Whitburn Library.

Funding to be pulled from four community libraries which could close before end of year

News 17
Hendon ward councillors Barbara McClennan, Victoria ONeil and Michael
Mordey.

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

Sunderland 19
The former library in Fawcett Street.

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

Politics

Vegan victory as 'milk myth' advert featuring cow behind barbed wire is cleared by watchdog

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

Sunderland park earns Green Flag for fifth time

News
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

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

Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

Environment 1

TV presenter Pam Royle tells of skin cancer shock as she bids to save others from the disease

Health
Linda Keating who is missing from Peterlee.

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

News
Graham Low doing his Summer Body Challenge.

Shaping Up Summer Body Challenge: Week 6 Workout

Opinion
Spicy beef stir fry.

Recipe of the week: Spicy beef stir fry

Opinion
Insomnia regularly affects one in three adults in the UK.

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

Opinion
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More than 100,000 people aged over 90 still hold driving licences

Offbeat
The humane milk myth cow poster

Vegan victory as 'milk myth' advert featuring cow behind barbed wire is cleared by watchdog

Offbeat
The Generation Game

All-new Generation Game looking for contestants

News

Lakeside residents reassured after Grenfell fire disaster

Your Say

Victims of crime need to know their rights

Your Say

No parking enforcement during Sunderland Airshow weekend

Your Say

Immigration is linked to loss of green belt

Your Say 2
AAA Sports coach Andi Revell and trampolinist Ethan Cutter training at Hebburn Community Centre

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

Opinion 1
Graham Low doing his Summer Body Challenge.

Shaping Up Summer Body Challenge: Week 6 Workout

Opinion
Planning your meals can help you stay on track.

Plan your meals to stay on track for Summer Body Challenge

Opinion
Spicy beef stir fry.

Recipe of the week: Spicy beef stir fry

Opinion