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Sunderland students celebrate as top A-Level grades and passes rise in the city

Education
Natalie Waterson and son Richie (3) look at some of the damaged caused to her house after last weeks exlosion in Rosslyn Avenue, Ryhope.

Sunderland mum terrified after gas blast leaves family home ‘unfit to live in’

News

See firefighters tackle Sunderland field fire

News

A-level joy at Sunderland's Southmoor Academy

Sunderland

Sunderland Airshow stars grounded: Battle of Britain Memorial Flight plans hit by safety fears

Sunderland

Sunderland College students jump for joy with impressive A-level results

News

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after woman's body found in blazing car

Houghton and Hetton

Live: A-level results day in the North East

Education
Tanveir Ahmad and Paul Iyere celebrating success in their BTEC Level 3 in Applied Science

Congratulations to Sunderland's 'hands and heads students' - and advice for those considering an alternative to A-Levels

Sunderland

Why Sunderland need to kick Coach Dave Daubenmire back under his rock

Rapist lorry driver jailed for 21 years for abusing two young girls

Crime
The scene of today's incident in Barcelona.

At least 13 people dead and more than 100 injured as van crashes on to pavement in Barcelona's famous Las Ramblas

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Insp Jon Curtis (front, centre) with police and partner agencies.

Police launch new crackdown on off-road bikers

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The thief followed his victim home after getting off a Stagecoach bus at the same stop.

Thief escapes with nearly £500 from 94-year-old man after spraying him with tomato sauce

Crime 3
File picture of a tarantula, similar to the one rescued in the raids

Neglected tarantula and dog rescued in crackdown on drugs in North East

Sunderland

A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

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Northbound traffic at a standstill on the A19 following an incident around the Hylton Bridge.

A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

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Drivers warned about abnormal load on A1 and A19 tonight

Transport

Sunderland christian schools celebrate A-Level results

Sunderland
Students Adam McCloud, Joseph Stoker, Owen Spoors, Jack Burns, and Matthew Trimble collect their A Level results at St Aidan's RC Sixth Form.

St Aidan's pupils celebrate bumper A-level results

Sunderland

A-level joy at Sunderland's Southmoor Academy

Sunderland
Sunderland College graduate Morgan Ozuzu celebrating his results

Sunderland students celebrate as top A-Level grades and passes rise in the city

Education 7
Delighted students at Byron Sixth Form College in Peterlee.

School's delight as a third of pupils score A* to B grades.

Education

A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

News
Peterlee Glass managing director Graeme Hawes with the Lloyds Baking Group team.

£2.8m move is completed for growing glass company

Business 1
Sharon Appleby of Sunderland Bid.

BID-ding to find the best in city centre businesses

News
Northbound traffic at a standstill on the A19 following an incident around the Hylton Bridge.

A19 safety risked through ‘dangerous’ drivers on road despite penalty points

News

Winning bid will see firm build much-needed home across North East

News 4
Tony Blair shows his footballing skills at the launch of the Coaches for Clubs campaign at Castle View Enterprise Academy in 2011.

Tony Blair's 'gift to the North East' closes down after a decade

Politics 16
Tailbacks are a regular problem on the A19 following collisions.

Top police officer backs our campaign to improve A19 road safety

Sunderland 3
A shop sign for Clarks in central London, as the footwear firm has sparked a sexism row after naming a girls' shoe range Dolly Babe and a boys' line Leader.

Clarks criticised for 'sexist' children's shoe lines

Business 11
Queuing traffic on the A19.

'The A19 is a death gauntlet' - hundreds back our campaign to improve road safety

Sunderland 11

North-East hospitals boss sacked for gross misconduct after lengthy investigation

Health
Breakfast. Picture by PA

Children skipping breakfast are harming their growth and development, finds nutrition study

Health
Experts predict that almost 190,000 new care home places will be needed in under two decades to accommodate soaring demand. Yui Mok/PA Wire

North East experts warn 190,000 new care home places needed by 2035

Health
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Drug-resistant fungus strain infects more than 200 patients in UK hospitals

Health 1

There will be a solar eclipse on Monday: what are your chances of seeing it?

Environment

See firefighters tackle Sunderland field fire

News
Melissa Hayes has received a �400 fine after dumping garden waste on Cleadon Hills.

South Shields woman stunned by £400 dumping fine for scattering grass cuttings

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A community event hosted by Gentoo at Easington Lane.

Sunderland housing company gets top marks

News 3
Forgotton Stones archaeological dig at South Hylton
Castletown Neighbourhood Action Group, Ian Stewart

Digging deep to shed light on a Sunderland mystery

News 4

Traffic in Sunderland city centre has doubled

Your Say

Thanks to Sunderland Royal staff

Your Say
One of the videos posted onlive by Coach Dave Daubenmire.

Why Sunderland need to kick Coach Dave Daubenmire back under his rock

Sunderland
Trisha Paytas enters the Celebrity Big Brother house at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood, Herfordshire. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday August 1, 2017. See PA Story SHOWBIZ CBB. Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire

Richard Ord: If you’re sweating, you’re doing it wrong – the first rule of my Ordinary Bloke’s Work-Out Video

Opinion
Queuing traffic on the A19.

If the A19 is no ‘death gauntlet’ then the Department of Transport needs to produce the evidence

Opinion 2
Get the court to draw up a Prohibited Steps Order.

Legal Eagle: Protecting your children during a divorce

Business 1
Eyes to the skies on Monday!

There will be a solar eclipse on Monday: what are your chances of seeing it?

Environment
Never leave the house with wet hair - and always smile.

50 nuggets of wisdom every parent should pass on to their kids

Family
Box sets can be seriously bad for your health, research has found

Why binge-watching box sets could be seriously damaging your health

News 1
Dice

Fluffy dice, and nine other ways you could be invalidating your car insurance

Offbeat