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News

UPDATE: Two men continue to be questioned about an attempted armed robbery at a Sunderland Post Office

Crime

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

Sunderland
Darren Hargrave

Danger driver sped along footpath in van after ‘panicking’

Sunderland
Elli Eitan suffered a heart attack while cycling through Sunderland

Sunderland cyclist thanks lifesaving heroes after collapsing with heart attack

News

Shot fired by gunman in attempted armed robbery at Post Office in Sunderland

Crime

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

Health

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

Sunderland
A new Metro timetable will be launched from February 5

Metro launches new timetable

News

‘The service is a joke’ - Metro passengers react to new timetable news

South Tyneside 2
Traffic delays on A19 after two vehicle smash

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

UPDATE: Two men continue to be questioned about an attempted armed robbery at a Sunderland Post Office

Crime 2
The Esso service station off Durham Road in Sunderland.

Man arrested in connection with Sunderland petrol station robbery

Crime
South Tyneside Magistrates Court

Man due in court after woman slashed in attack

Crime

Shot fired by gunman in attempted armed robbery at Post Office in Sunderland

Crime

Sunderland University students put football stars through their paces

Education
Headteacher Gary Mellefont outside North View Academy.

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

‘The service is a joke’ - Metro passengers react to new timetable news

South Tyneside 2
Bridget Phillipson, MP for Houghton and Sunderland South.

Sunderland MPs welcome early morning Metro services announcement

Business 1
Traffic delays on A19 after two vehicle smash

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

Sunderland MPs welcome early morning Metro services announcement

Business 1
Trump has given his first UK interview since becoming President-elect. Picture: PA.

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

Politics 13
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

Sunderland 16

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

Staffing challenge for hospital bosses as unions reveal alliance fears

News
The ambulance outside Asda in Hartlepool after the call was made almost three hours earlier.

Mum thanks Asda staff for care after three-hour ambulance wait

News 2
Weight training.

SHAPING UP: Five habits for rapid weight loss

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

Health 2

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

News
George Michael, who died on Christmas Day.

George Michael 'died of accidental drugs overdose', his cousin says

Music
Cilla Black statue. Picture by PA

Statue of Cilla Black unveiled in Liverpool

Offbeat 1

Britain's oldest Olympian celebrates his 100th birthday

Olympics
Weight training.

SHAPING UP: Five habits for rapid weight loss

Health
Amber Rose Cliff.

KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Support the Amber petition

Opinion 1
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 3