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Asylum seeker sexually assaulted woman while she urinated in Sunderland alleyway

Sunderland
Amber Rose Cliff, pictured with her brother Josh.

Lantern release to remember Amber Rose Cliff as cervical cancer campaign gathers momentum

Sunderland
Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of Nissan

Nissan boss confident UK will negotiate Brexit deal to safeguard Sunderland plant's future

Business
Winners in the Sunderland Echo Best of Wearside Awards at the Stadium of Light last night.

Emotional night as Bradley Lowery honoured at Best of Wearside Awards – full list of winners here

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Team to breathe new life into Old Sunderland

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Messages of support as battling Bradley Lowery fights tough treatment

News

Amazing footage as the New Wear Bridge pylon sails into Sunderland

Sunderland

The final countdown to a night of Sunderland’s heroes

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Paramedics’ enforced meal breaks ‘will risk lives,’ says ambulance worker

News

Woman injured as three-vehicle smash closes lane of A19

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Second-hand tyres putting drivers' lives at risk

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Additional single lane closures are planned for the Tyne Tunnel.

Tyne Tunnel single lane closures to be extended

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The crash happened on Leam Lane, between Whitemare Pool and Mill Lane. Pic: Google Maps.

South Shields teen fights for his life after two-vehicle smash

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Additional one-lane closures will be in place.

Additional one-lane closures announced for Tyne Tunnel

Transport

Asylum seeker sexually assaulted woman while she urinated in Sunderland alleyway

Sunderland
Police on the scene following the attempted robbery.

UPDATE: Men appear in court charged with attempted raid on Sunderland Post Office

Crime
Eight out of every 100 people have been victims of fraud.

Fraud is most common crime, with one in 10 falling victim

Crime 1

Revealed: The North East schools classed as under-performing by the government

Education
Success till the end at Sunderland High School.

Closed Sunderland school gained top results in final year as performance tables released

Education 3

Duke of York visits Sunderland University to see how it's preparing workforce of future

Education 1
Sunderland AFC goalkeeper Vito Mannone and senior professional development club coach Kevin Ball, a former club captain meet media students.

Sunderland University students put football stars through their paces

Education
Headteacher Gary Mellefont outside North View Academy.

Sunderland’s newest special school rated inadequate and placed in special measures

Education

Sunderland’s new Chop House restaurant aims to raise the ‘steaks’

Eating Out
Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of Nissan

Nissan boss confident UK will negotiate Brexit deal to safeguard Sunderland plant's future

Business
The A19 northbound at the A1231 junction. Picture from Google Images.

Woman injured as three-vehicle smash closes lane of A19

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Second-hand tyres putting drivers' lives at risk

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Barack Obama: What now for the outgoing President?

Politics

'We're leaving the EU to embrace the world,' Theresa may tells world and business leaders

Politics 6
Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

Environment 7
The demonstration is planned for January 21.

Women’s March UK: What it’s all about

Offbeat

Number crunchers begin calculating this year’s Council Tax rates

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Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

Environment 7

Rare duck makes a splash in South Tyneside

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Some of the damage left in Seaham after yesterday's tidal surge

Damage left behind in Seaham after high tides and stormy weather hits the coastline

News 1

Lantern release to remember Amber Rose Cliff as cervical cancer campaign gathers momentum

Sunderland
Gary Wilkinson has lost 11st.

Meet the super slimmer who lost 11.5 STONE in just 18 months

Durham

Paramedics’ enforced meal breaks ‘will risk lives,’ says ambulance worker

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Bradley smiles as he begins to feel better following pain relief medication.

Bradley's smiles as he battles pain through cancer treatment

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A North East Ambulance Service ambulance.

Paramedics forced to take meal breaks in trial which could save £700,000

Health
Did you find the advert offensive? Credit: Moneysupermarket.com/Youtube

From twerking builders to Scottish football fans: 10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

News
Sleeping with a sex doll DOES count as cheating, new research reveals.

Six out of 10 Brits think using a sex doll is cheating

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Banking giant Lloyds has been named the most inclusive employer in the country by the equality charity Stonewall. Pic: PA.

Five North East employers make it onto most LGBT-friendly list

News
Top tip on getting a decent kip: Dont drink a gallon of coffee at bedtime

RICHARD ORD: Goodbye Heroin Chic, hello Cocoa Chic

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Rachel Reeves

SHARON HODGSON: Tackling isolation and loneliness in society

Opinion
Binge-drinkers are causing problems for the NHS.

Is safety or money at the heart of ambulance meal break controversy?

Opinion
Theresa May reveals Brexit plan

PM urges Leavers and Remainers to unite for a Brexit success ... and pigs might fly

Opinion