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Funeral service held for ‘vibrant’ Amber Rose Cliff as cervical cancer campaign continues

Sunderland

Bradley Lowery is Everton's good luck charm as they trounce Manchester City

Health
B&M in Houghton

Callous thief stole 14-year-old boy’s bike in middle of school holidays

Sunderland

Metro launches new timetable

News

Sunderland’s newest special school rated inadequate and placed in special measures

Education

Man due in court after woman slashed in attack

Crime

Balloon release to mark 18th birthday of ‘amazingly brave’ boy who lost fight with cancer

News
Mark Hardy leaves Sunderland Magistrates Court wearing a mask after an earlier court appearance

Trusted Sunderland bar manager stole more than £20k from city centre pub

Crime

Smash causes traffic delays on A19 in Sunderland

Sunderland

One lane has reopened on the A19 following pile up

Transport
Roadworks will be in place at Thinford roundabout.

Motorists being reminded of work starting on a major road

Transport
Herrington Interchange. Credit: Google.

Broken down lorry partially blocks A19 roundabout

Sunderland
Photographer Dean Matthews spotted this errant trampoline in Blackwood Road, Town End Farm, last night

Homes without power and travel restrictions in place as high winds batter North East

News 2

Man due in court after woman slashed in attack

Crime
Car stolen in a burglary in Hartlepool has been recovered by police

Three arrested after burglary in Hartlepool

News
Darren Hargrave

Danger driver caught after travelling 300 metres along Sunderland footpath in van

Crime

Sunderland’s newest special school rated inadequate and placed in special measures

Education

Training company for people with leaning disabilities takes on homegrown apprentice

News 4
(l-r) Coun Amy Wilson, Helen Peverley, Mike Kelly, Karen Wood join youngsters Luke Petrie, Leon Jacob-Wood, Riley Robinson and Aidan Cooper.

New Wear Crossing inspires Sunderland schoolkids’ film

News
Charity Book Aid for Africa chairwoman, Dr Elewechi Okike.

Sunderland lecturer sends thousands of books to African students

News

Smash causes traffic delays on A19 in Sunderland

Sunderland
Emma Allan, Acting Programme Manager for Go Smarter, awards Bic director of operations David Howell with the  Platinum Accreditation Award.

Sunderland’s Bic scoops top green travel award

News
Julie Watson from Q Interiors, Leanda French from Teesside University, project winner Charlie Dempster, and Phil Dougan from Miller Homes.

Sunderland student Charlie has grand designs for the future

News
Will you be putting the Lottery on for Wednesday?

Lotto jackpot rises to £12.2million after nobody wins top prize

Business

Donald Trump: Leaving the EU will be a great thing for Britain

Politics 5
Amber Rose Cliff, whose name has been given to the campaign calling for a change in rules which could save women's lives.

Scores light way for Amber's Law as petition in Sunderland woman's name tops 170,300 signatures

Sunderland
David Lammy MP. Picture by PA.

People in North East 'wrongly blame immigrants for problems,' says London MP

News
New Liberal Democrat councillor Stephen O'Brien

New Lib Dem councillor sends warning to Labour and UKIP after Sunderland City Council election win

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Majority support raising tax to support struggling NHS, finds research

Health 23

Damage left behind in Seaham after high tides and stormy weather hits the coastline

News 1
Dame Dorothy Primary School pupils released balloons to mark what would have been the 18th birthday of Kieran Anderson.

Balloon release to mark 18th birthday of ‘amazingly brave’ boy who lost fight with cancer

News 3
The new Coun Stephen O'Brien who has taken the Sandhill ward seat.

Lib Dems take seat in Sunderland's Sandhill ward by-election

Environment 16
Drivers urged to take extra care this morning.

Motorists reminded to take care as severe weather hits the region

Environment 4

Pictures as hundreds turn out to bid farewell to Amber Rose Cliff

News

Funeral service held for ‘vibrant’ Amber Rose Cliff as cervical cancer campaign continues

Sunderland 2
Beware the bats!

Health concerns sparked after vampire bats start sucking human blood

Health 3
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UK mothers 'among worst in world' for problems caused by drinking during pregnancy

Health
Amber Rose Cliff, whose name has been given to the campaign calling for a change in rules which could save women's lives.

Scores light way for Amber's Law as petition in Sunderland woman's name tops 170,300 signatures

Sunderland

Britain's oldest Olympian celebrates his 100th birthday

Olympics
Will you be putting the Lottery on for Wednesday?

Lotto jackpot rises to £12.2million after nobody wins top prize

Business
Beware the bats!

Health concerns sparked after vampire bats start sucking human blood

Health 3
Amber Rose Cliff.

KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Support the Amber petition

Opinion
My laden Red Falstaff apple tree in October.

GARDENING: Don’t prune your fruit trees in the wind or snow

Lifestyle
Stephen O'Brien

Why Labour’s bloody nose in Sandhill is good news for Sunderland politics

Opinion 2
Jeremy Hunt

BRIDGET PHILLIPSON: NHS is not safe in the hands of Tories

News 13