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These A19 heroes saved a school teacher from an exploding car

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Hundreds say farewell to Durham miners' leader Davey Hopper

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Kyle Levitt

Former drug dealer avoids jail after using fake £20 note in Sunderland bar

Crime

Watch Jeremy Corbyn share his memories of Durham Miners' leader Davey Hopper

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Sunderland estate gets grass cut at last after residents protest

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Samurai sword among weapons at Sunderland street stand-off

Crime

Wearside therapist to take on Atlantic Ocean swim challenge

Sunderland
Charlie Hurley leads his side.

PFA donate £1,000 to statue fund for former Sunderland captain Charlie Hurley

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The crash happened on the A690.

Houghton man in hospital after crash on A690

Transport
Filling stations across the UK have been hit by more than 25,000 incidents of fuel thefts in the last year, new figures have revealed

How UK drivers are stealing fortunes from filling station forecourts

Crime
Video footage shows trespassers on the line at Sunderland's Millfield Metro station

Video shows youngsters gambling with death on North East rail lines

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Firefighters help a passenger from the stricken train

Dozens of passengers evacuated after fire on East Coast Main Line train

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Sunderland man exposed himself to ‘distressed’ elderly grandmother

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Kyle Levitt

Former drug dealer avoids jail after using fake £20 note in Sunderland bar

Crime
Police

Samurai sword among weapons at Sunderland street stand-off

Crime
Newcastle Crown Court

Jarrow rapist who recorded attacks jailed for 14 years

Jarrow

These A19 heroes saved a school teacher from an exploding car

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Barbara Priestman Academy students.

Students from Sunderland school take to the stage in London

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Proms 2016: 24 pictures from Thornhill School in Sunderland

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Shiney Row Primary School

Thieves steal electrical equipment worth thousands from Sunderland School

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Pupils in reception used their hands and feet to paint bridges. Pictured are Sunderland City Councils deputy leader, Coun Harry Trueman, FVBs community engagement manager Brigid McGuigan, and pupils Isabella Wells, 6, Jonathan Gamble, 6, and Olivia Terrell, 7.

Talented pupils hailed as New Wear Crossing works of art go on display

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Watch Jeremy Corbyn share his memories of Durham Miners' leader Davey Hopper

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Byron

Why people are boycotting Byron burger restaurants

Business 3
Graham Conway of Maxim Facilities Management.

Good luck message to all the Portfolio entries

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Jeremy Corbyn endorses public meeting in South Shields to defend his Labour Party leadership

Politics 15

Watch Jeremy Corbyn share his memories of Durham Miners' leader Davey Hopper

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Hundreds say farewell to Durham miners' leader Davey Hopper

Politics 3
Sharon Hodgson MP.

Washington and Sunderland MP launches survey to find out views on Brexit and Labour leadership contest

Politics 5
The 4th Regiment Royal Artillery will march through Sunderland to exercise their Freedom of the City.

Royal Artillery to exercise its Freedom of the City with march through Sunderland

Sunderland 5

Jeremy Corbyn visits radical bookshop after paying respects to Davey Hopper

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Scarecrows ‘massacred’ in alleged sabotage against campaigners

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A Eurasian lynx. Picture by Erwin van Maanen

Plans to reintroduce lynx into the North East

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A teenager who was left fighting for his life in hospital after taking drugs is improving, police have confirmed.

Police confirm Sunderland teen's condition is continuing to improve after taking drugs

Environment

Cyclists raise thousands in memory of Sunderland dad

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Map showing illicit drug mortality rates in the UK by region

North East has highest drugs death rate in England

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Ecstasy known as 'Mastercard' that has been sold in the UK

How cocaine and ecstasy are becoming more and more popular in wealthier homes

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How bacteria found in the human nose could be the answer to fighting superbugs such as MRSA

Health
The pitches at Silksworth

Back of the net for sports funding

Health
British bulldog: A symbol of perseverance, but they're under threat

How the British bulldog is being bred out of existence

Offbeat
The Waitrose pasta. Picture: Press Association.

Good idea? Food waste used to make Waitrose pasta packets

Business

Meet the North East's coolest pets - is yours in the gallery?

Offbeat
Anna Richardson and models

RICHARD ORD: Ban this filth! Erm, if it is filth, that is ...

Opinion 1

LEGAL EAGLE: Aftercare services may be free

Opinion 1
Roker sea front

KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Hoping for lots of summer sun

Opinion 1
Garlic bulbs.

GARDENING: Get your garlic dried out to last into winter

Lifestyle