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Detectives probe house fire after man is taken to hospital with burns

East Durham
Chaplain Paul Andrew with some of the gifts.

Sunderland's adopted warship is ready to distribute toys to Hurricane Irma victims

News
Karl Gough

Grieving Sunderland son beat girlfriend unconscious and stabbed her brother after dad's funeral

Sunderland

Safety top priority for roads bosses as they ask the public to help choose new A19 junction layout

Transport

Memento of 'Wearside Jack' investigation fetches hundreds at auction

News

Sunderland University’s London campus celebrates fifth birthday

News

Fears over cat cruelty in Sunderland as two pets killed and third shot with air rifle

Sunderland
The A19 south of Peterlee

Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

News

Richard Ord: Boxing clever? More like ‘boxing stupid!’

Richard Ord

Detectives probe house fire after man is taken to hospital with burns

East Durham
The Court of Appeal, London

Thug who ordered Sunderland man to drink ammonia - then squirted it in his face when he refused - has sentence cut

Crime
Karl Gough

Grieving Sunderland son beat girlfriend unconscious and stabbed her brother after dad's funeral

Sunderland
The Norfolk Hotel, Norfolk Street.

Drunk woman’s toilet demand after being kicked out of Sunderland hostel

Sunderland
John Humble at the time of his arrest

Memento of 'Wearside Jack' investigation fetches hundreds at auction

News

Safety top priority for roads bosses as they ask the public to help choose new A19 junction layout

Transport
The A19 south of Peterlee

Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

News
Service distrupted after person hit by train.

Delays for passengers after person struck by train

News
Chantry Place, known locally as the top road, in West Rainton.

Warning letters sent out to speeding motorists after spot checks

Transport

Sunderland University’s London campus celebrates fifth birthday

News
Picture by Chris Radburn/PA Wire

North East university rankings released: How Sunderland, Durham, Newcastle, Teesside and Northumbria fared

Education
Students at East Durham College.

College wins £130,000 boost to get students fitter

News
Teaching assistants on a previous demo outside County Hall in Durham

Education chiefs put forward improved pay offer for teaching assistants in bid to end dispute

Education
Gary Mellefont headteacher at North View Academy.

Sunderland special school is making improvements say education watchdogs

News

Safety top priority for roads bosses as they ask the public to help choose new A19 junction layout

Transport

Can students continue to claim other benefits?

Opinion
Beware of investing in virtual currency such as Bitcoins.

Why you should steer clear of 'get-rich-quick' virtual currency offers on your Facebook feed

Opinion
Finding ways to help people express themselves in a way that makes them feel good is more important than you might think.

How to find the right tone to make sure your complaint is listened to

Opinion

Student swamped with orders for Jeremy Corbyn Toby Jug launched to help pay university fees

Politics
HMS Ocean leaves Sunderland for the last time

Sunderland in talks with Royal Navy over new adopted ship after HMS Ocean is decommissioned

News
The Unison and Unite rally ahead of the meeting.

Thousands sign West Park petition as council calls for end to public sector pay cap

News

Ground-breaking vision for Sunderland’s Stadium Village reach next stage

Sunderland
Sir Vince Cable. Picture by PA

'We're not just Ukip in reverse' - Sir Vince Cable calls for wealth taxes at Lib Dem party conference

Politics

Fundraisers scale new heights for Sunderland Royal Hospital

Health
Avocado is among the superfoods you should eat as part of a healthy diet.

Shaping Up: Five ‘superfoods’ you should eat regularly

Opinion
Acai powder.

Recipe of the week: Raspberry acai smoothie bowl

Opinion
Graham Low doing his 777 workout.

Shaping Up: Can you handle our 777 workout?

Opinion

'Rare and precious' Sunderland nature habitat bought by wildlife experts

Environment
Photo issued by the National Trust of a red squirrel in the grounds of Wallington in Northumberland, as they have made a remarkable comeback on the estate after nearly being wiped out

Red squirrels return to North East visitor attraction after near-extinction through deadly virus

Environment
The rubbish found near Leam Court.

Sunderland waste firm director more than £3,000 out of pocket after rubbish found dumped on right of way

Environment
Former Sunderland midfielder Jordan Henderson in action recently for England. Pic: PA.

England captain and former Sunderland AFC star Jordan Henderson steps into West Park housing battle

News
Fifteen firefighters tackled a blaze at Sunderland flat.

Fifteen firefighters tackle blaze at Sunderland flat

News
Local hero Dave Stewart during his recent Empire Theatre show.

Letter of the week: If only we could get pop star Dave Stewart to help run Sunderland Football Club

Your Say
The blanked out faces of Kepier students waiting to have their uniforms checked on the first day back at school this term.

Letter of the week: "Forcing parents to go to expensive shop for school uniforms is so wrong"

Your Say

Parents are doing their best over uniforms

Your Say

Can students continue to claim other benefits?

Opinion
Avocado is among the superfoods you should eat as part of a healthy diet.

Shaping Up: Five ‘superfoods’ you should eat regularly

Opinion
Acai powder.

Recipe of the week: Raspberry acai smoothie bowl

Opinion
Graham Low doing his 777 workout.

Shaping Up: Can you handle our 777 workout?

Opinion
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When autumn begins: Five things to know about the equinox

News
Fancy some high fashion?

The £14 Primark shoes that are ‘identical’ to £650 Valentino heels

Lifestyle
Have you got one of the books?

First edition Harry Potter book sells for £60k - here’s how to tell if you have one

Arts
Can you help get the cuddly toys home?

Airport seeks to reunite lost teddies with their owners

Family