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Co-op creates new jobs with £1.1million Sunderland investment

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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
Travelodge, High Street West, Sunderland

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

Sunderland
Sunderland Pride organisers celebrate their event sponsorship with Station Taxis and other sponsors

Sunderland Pride saved after facing financial difficulties

Whats on

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

Sunderland

More than 130 drink and drug drivers caught by police in summer campaign

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'Greedy' businessmen jailed over sophisticated £1.2million scam

Crime

Nissan welcomes ban on sale of petrol and diesel vehicles

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Former Smugglers, Grannie Annie's at Marine Walk Roker

What you had to say on the Grannie Annie’s name dispute

Pubs and Clubs

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

Broken-down vehicle causes gridlock on A19

East Durham
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 4

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

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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 3

Home Secretary and Minister for Policing and the Fire Service visit Durham Constabulary

Durham
Neil Dunningham ran his own successful business, Dunningham Decorators. Pic: Google Maps.

'Greedy' businessmen jailed over sophisticated £1.2million scam

Crime
A driver provides a breath test.

More than 130 drink and drug drivers caught by police in summer campaign

News
Tesco Express in Seaham. Copyright Google Maps.

Alleged burglary at Tesco store

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

Sunderland students have heads shaved to raise cash for cancer charity

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Proms 2017: 28 pictures from Southmoor Academy in Sunderland

Lifestyle

Proms 2017: 24 pictures from Seaham High School

Lifestyle
Alison Scattergood.

Barbering lecturer Alison shows she’s a cut above

News

Broken-down vehicle causes gridlock on A19

East Durham
The new Co-op store in Springwell Road

Co-op creates new jobs with £1.1million Sunderland investment

News 3
Kate Adie says many modern celebrity presenters are 'idiots'.

Kate Adie hits out at huge salaries paid to 'idiot' celebrity presenters

Sunderland 2
A Leaf on the production line at Sunderland

Nissan welcomes ban on sale of petrol and diesel vehicles

News 1

Home Secretary and Minister for Policing and the Fire Service visit Durham Constabulary

Durham
Fulwell Library.

Volunteers bring closed Sunderland library back to life

Sunderland 4
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 4
Whitburn Library.

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

News 18
Hendon ward councillors Barbara McClennan, Victoria ONeil and Michael
Mordey.

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

Sunderland 19

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

Offbeat 1
l-r Joanne Swift, Sophie Brown, Demileigh Bell, Faye Brown, Andrea Baxter and Morgan Collie.

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

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 2

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
Picture by Jeremy Fetouaki of wildfires in southern France, as British holidaymakers and celebrities are among thousands caught up in the chaos

British holidaymakers caught up in French Riviera wildfires chaos

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

Offbeat 2
The humane milk myth cow poster

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

Offbeat 1

Bin men need to be more considerate

Your Say

Relocation of children’s service waste of money

Your Say

Costly move for Together for Children service

Your Say

Richard Ord: The very big issue of shrinking choccies

Opinion

Richard Ord: I’m glad the days of Mars bars the size of wardrobes are over

Opinion
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