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Parents of Sunderland teenager who died after prescription drugs overdose make plea to others over dangers

News
Could the prize be yours?

It could be you! Secret millionaire in Sunderland as £1m Lotto ticket goes unclaimed

Sunderland
Robber Paul Mason.

Sunderland robber jailed after attacking homeless man for less than 20p

Crime

Meet the young actor who is the face of Aldi’s latest ad campaign

News

MP demands urgent action on Sunderland’s ‘tired old’ railway station

News

MP opens up about cancer fight as he thanks NHS, friends, family and Jeremy Corbyn for support

News

Sunderland is 'a good place to call home' for Nissan as firm hits 150million-vehicle milestone

Sunderland
Sunderland shipyard workers in July 1941

Novel tells story of Sunderland’s wartime women shipyard workers

Sunderland

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

Richard Ord

New cycling law likely after mum killed by bicycle courier

Crime
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'Hundreds of complaints' flooded in to trading standards about alleged scam tax website, court told

Crime
Gail (left) and India Huggins.

Missing wheelchair-bound Sunderland girl found safe

News
Robber Paul Mason.

Sunderland robber jailed after attacking homeless man for less than 20p

Crime
Luther Paul Ankonum, also known as Luther Smith.

Rooftop siege man jailed after admitting string of crimes

Sunderland

A19 lane closure after 'severed hand' found in central reservation

Sunderland
Have you been affected by Ryanair's cancellations?

Ryanair passengers 'told to pay twice for extras when re-booking'

Transport
Virgin Trains East Coast

Virgin Trains East Coast to auction empty first class seats to standard class passengers

Sunderland
Northern passengers are facing more disruption next month.

More rail strike misery for North-East train passengers

News

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
Sunderland College's city centre campus.

Sunderland College accused of ‘blatant’ ad-van stunt to poach students from rival providers

Sunderland
Participants and producers from Mackem Craic

Mackem Craic in line for award

News

A19 lane closure after 'severed hand' found in central reservation

Sunderland
Owen Pugh site at Marsden Quarry

Jobs under threat at Owen Pugh Marsden Quarry site as firm restructures

Business
Sunderland Railway Station.

Time to upgrade the ‘joyless dungeon’ known as Sunderland railway station

Opinion
Have you been affected by Ryanair's cancellations?

Ryanair passengers 'told to pay twice for extras when re-booking'

Transport

Sunderland’s ground-breaking Stadium Park proposals 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
Chair of Sunderland Youth Parliament Tom Crawford (foreground) with Tom Newton and Rachel Krajovska

Sunderland youngsters have their say on city’s future plans

News
Grahame Morris, MP for Easington, is on the road to recovery.

MP opens up about cancer fight as he thanks NHS, friends, family and Jeremy Corbyn for support

News
The issue of public sector pay will be raised at a meeting of the full council at Sunderland Civic Centre.

Sunderland council workers set to lobby for better public sector pay

News

Oriental eye worm poses 'significant threat' to UK dogs and cats, warn vets

Sunderland
Workmen at Mulberry House in Peterlee.

Work begins on £750,000 housing project

News
The research found that parents identify more girls and fewer boys with depressive symptoms.

One in four girls aged 14 suffer from depression, study shows

Health
Grahame Morris, MP for Easington, is on the road to recovery.

MP opens up about cancer fight as he thanks NHS, friends, family and Jeremy Corbyn for support

News

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
Alex Forsyth with Lily the Labrador and Oliver Sherratt, Durham County Councils head of direct services.

Boy’s poster plea to other dog owners to ‘be nice’ and clear up mess

News
Deputy town clerk Paul Fletcher, Seaham mayor Councillor Sonia Forster, town council leader Eddie Bell and Marie Davies of sponsor Andrew James.

Town wins gold as it shows it’s a cut above in gardening challenge

Seaham
This year's Great British Beach Clean is running from September 15 until September 18.

Will you take part in this year's Great British Beach Clean?

Environment
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

Unfair to use just one supplier for school uniforms

Your Say
Sunderland Railway Station.

Time to upgrade the ‘joyless dungeon’ known as Sunderland railway station

Opinion
Rio Ferdinand during the press conference at York Hall, London. Picture: PA.

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

Opinion
This week our legal expert gives advice on Child Protection Plans.

What happens when a Child Protection Plan is drawn up?

Opinion

Legal eagle: Twins on Child Protection Plan

Opinion
Have any of your favourites been used as inspiration?

Which TV shows, films and celebrities inspired baby names?

Family
Did your baby's name make the list?

These are the most popular names for babies born in 2016

Family
Do you have one of these 1 coins?

The rarest £1 coin you must NOT cash in

Offbeat
Concerns have been raised about injuries caused by Nerf guns.

Top doctors raise concerns over Nerf gun eye injuries

Health