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Tragic death of Sunderland ‘gentle giant’ after accidentally taking huge dose of mental health medication

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Saqib Zaman

Danger driver rammed taxi off road before speeding away at 100mph leading police in car chase

Sunderland
The blue steel temporary nose of the bridge deck

New Wear Crossing bridge deck could be extended this weekend

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An image from the video

See Sunderland schoolboy dice with danger clinging to moving bus

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Sunderland legend Kevin Phillips unveiled as first star ambassador of SAFC Fans’ Museum project

Sunderland

Who is the new Chief Executive of Sunderland City Council?

Politics

Meet the diamond couple still sparkling after 60 years together

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Children's charity praises victim who came forward decade after being raped as a boy

Crime

Hundreds turn out to say goodbye to Sunderland dad Lee Downey

Sunderland

Best of humanity outweighed worst in Westminster terror attack

New Wear Crossing bridge deck could be extended this weekend

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South Hylton Metro station.

Man simulated sex with handrail and pulled trousers down in front of teenage girls on Sunderland Metro train

Sunderland
Coun Michael Mordey.

One of Sunderland's busiest roads to be resurfaced at the weekend

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The A19 southbound in Sunderland. Copyright Google Maps.

Drivers face delays after crash on A19 in Sunderland

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Northern operates services in the High Peak.

Rail passengers face further disruption as fresh strike is called - on Grand National Day

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Danger driver rammed taxi off road before speeding away at 100mph leading police in car chase

Sunderland
Husband's van was caught on camera during the investigation.

Sunderland scrap man fined for working without proper licence

Crime
Swan Lodge

Brutal broken bottle attack in Sunderland hostel left man 'lucky to be alive'

Crime
An image from the video

See Sunderland schoolboy dice with danger clinging to moving bus

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See Sunderland schoolboy dice with danger clinging to moving bus

News 3
Jill Jones headteacher of Rosemary Lane nursery school, Easington Village.

Outstanding nursery is hit for six after latest Ofsted report

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Ofsted

Education trust running Hartlepool and Sunderland schools announces change in chief executive following critical report

Education 2
Ofsted

Education trust’s full response to critical report by Ofsted inspectors

Education
Mark Price Head of School at St Bede's Catholic Comprehensive and Byron College with staff and pupils.

Teachers and staff celebrate a good Ofsted report for school

Education

Supermarkets announce 2p per litre fuel price cut

Business 3
The blue steel temporary nose of the bridge deck

New Wear Crossing bridge deck could be extended this weekend

News 2
Advice from our Benefits Expert regarding Income Support.

Benefits Expert: Applying for Income Support

Opinion 1
The toy has been recalled.

Toy recalled due to safety risk from batteries

Business

Who is the new Chief Executive of Sunderland City Council?

Politics
Picture by SWNS.

Muslims in London raise over £18,000 for victims of Westminster terror attack in one day

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Chairman of the Coalfields Regeneration Trust, Peter McNestry.

£40m investment call to help our ex-mining communities

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Emergency services at the scene of today's attack

Westminster attack death toll rises to five

News 4
The Prime Minister addresses the media this evening

Prime Minister confirms four dead in 'sick and depraved terrorist attack' in Westminster

News 3

Wearside wildlife club picks up national award

Environment
Firefighter rescuing a dog from a cliff side sink hole.

Dog owners urged to take the lead on cliff safety

Whitburn 2
Local councils are being urged to ban releases of balloons and sky lanterns on their land after balloon litter on beaches rose by more than half in a year. Pic: PA.

Conservation group urges councils to ban balloon and lantern releases

Environment 2
Plastic bottle recycling, Coun Peter Wood

Politicians lack the bottle to introduce cashback recycling scheme in Sunderland

Sunderland

Warning after man was so drunk on cider he lost legs in bonfire ordeal

News
Sylvia and Bob Berston celebrate their Diamond Wedding

Meet the diamond couple still sparkling after 60 years together

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‘Tough Mudder” and ‘Spartan Race’ participants seek out pain to cope with stress, study claims

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Bradley Lowery.

Bradley Lowery shows off new haircut ahead of England mascot appearance

News
Graham takes part in one of his own boot camps.

Shaping Up: If you’ve fallen back in the winter, it’s time to spring forward

Health
The toy has been recalled.

Toy recalled due to safety risk from batteries

Business
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‘Tough Mudder” and ‘Spartan Race’ participants seek out pain to cope with stress, study claims

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The Yellow Pages is something else which was once so common place, and now seems so bizarre today

Owning a car, carrying cash and other things becoming ‘increasingly absurd’ in modern life

News

Too many lost lives during Ireland’s troubles

Your Say

Outstanding honesty in the beautiful game

Your Say

Keep Anthony Nolan register details updated

Your Say
Advice from our Benefits Expert regarding Income Support.

Benefits Expert: Applying for Income Support

Opinion 1
Penshaw Monument in memory of Westminster attack victims

Best of humanity outweighed worst in Westminster terror attack

Sunderland
Newly dug-up garlic bulbs.

Gardening: Deny garlic the cold and you will get one clove

Lifestyle
Graham takes part in one of his own boot camps.

Shaping Up: If you’ve fallen back in the winter, it’s time to spring forward

Health