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Penshaw Monument and Sunderland court building to be lit in solidarity with Manchester

Sunderland

Man arrested after Manchester bomb attack leaves 22 dead, including children

Crime
Georgina Callander.

First victim of Manchester Arena suicide bomber is 'beautiful girl with the kindest heart and soul'

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Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry are still missing following Manchester explosion. (photo Facebook).

Two South Shields youngsters still missing following Manchester blast

South Shields

Former Sunderland City Council chief reportedly arrested in police investigation

Crime

Newcastle Arena reassures fans after Manchester terror attack

Music

David Moyes quits as Sunderland manager and wishes club well

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

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

News

Why gardening can be good for your mental health

Mandy Watson

No Metro service between Sunderland and Pelaw

Sunderland
A Northern Rail train

Union calls off Northern Rail strike after Manchester attack

News
Crash at Ryhope.

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

News

Man arrested after Manchester bomb attack leaves 22 dead, including children

Crime 13
Cheryl McDonald (left) who was caught up in the Manchester blast with her nine-year-old daughter Bryony.

South Tyneside charity worker caught up in Manchester blast

Crime
The Queen

Queen offers 'deepest sympathy' to those affected by 'dreadful' Manchester terrorist attack

Crime

Flags lowered to half mast in North East as it pays tribute to Manchester attack victims

News

Sunderland school manager wins unfair dismissal case after dispute over funding shortfall

News 1
Diamond Hall Junior School teacher Amy Etherington is doing the 3 Peaks Challenge to raise money for the cystic fibrosis charity because one of the schools pupils Lewis Cole (11) has the illness. Amy is pictured here with Lewis.

Meet the Sunderland teacher ready to climb every mountain for her pupil

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Nursery construction at Cleadon Church Of England Academy Principal Jayn Gray and Early Year Head Tracy Tooley (R)

Pupils see work begin on new nursery building

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

Sunderland

No Metro service between Sunderland and Pelaw

Sunderland
A Northern Rail train

Union calls off Northern Rail strike after Manchester attack

News
Sunderland Software City skills team Jill McKinney and Amy Porter

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

Business 1
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

Social media companies must not become 'agents of hate' in wake of Manchester attack, says former Minister

Politics 2
Sedgefield Parliamentary hopeful Phil Wilson.

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

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Ged Fitzgerald

Former Sunderland City Council chief reportedly arrested in police investigation

Crime

Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack as world leaders send messages of support

Politics 1
Cyber attacks are expected during the run up to the election

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

Politics 3

Revealed: Which Sunderland beaches have won the coveted Blue Flag award

News
Ayton Allotment holders William Hall (left) and Mark Adcock are looking for a artist to re-paint the containers on the site

Could you be the next Banksy?

News
Wasp

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

Environment 1
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

News 11

Blood donors asked to keep appointments in aftermath of Manchester attack

News
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Average UK adult getting almost two hours less sleep a night than recommended

Health
Parents Martin Dawes and Vicky Curry of premature baby Theo Dawes, seven months are to raise funds for Sunderland Royal Hospital

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

News
Graham Low and his son Max.

Why having a training partner helps you get in shape

Opinion
Vic Reeves. Picture from PA

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

News 1
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

News

Support Breast Cancer Care’s new app

Your Say

Future proposals must be costed

Your Say

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Cash in on the latest fashions

Opinion 1
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