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Why is soap playing a key role in building the New Wear Crossing?

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The new parking scheme around Seaburn Metro and Fulwell streets is welcomed by Coun Margaret Beck and Coun Michael Mordey

New parking scheme for Sunderland streets: Where it is and how it works

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From left; Julie Collins, Jonathan Brash, and Maureen Bunter of Hartlepool Sixth Form College, and Ellen Thinnesen, Rob Lawson and 
Nigel Harrett, of Sunderland College.

Hartlepool Sixth Form College and Sunderland College in merger talks to create a ‘super-institution’

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In Pictures: Who remembers Joseph’s Toy Shop?

Retro

Sunderland headteachers want parental support to fight ‘£14million funding crisis’

Education

‘Brought tears to my eyes’ - your reaction as Bradley Lowery and Jermain Defoe lead out England

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Driver escapes serious injury after brick hurled at car in Washington

Crime

'Heart-breaking' realities faced by children who grow up in poverty

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Kayll Road, Sunderland.

Driver dragged from car by stranger as three women suffer terrifying rush-hour ordeal in Sunderland

Sunderland

Parents are generous, but they can’t plug Sunderland’s £14million education shortfall

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

News

Driver escapes serious injury after brick hurled at car in Washington

Crime 4
Children growing up in poverty constantly move home, make long journeys to school and have to stay indoors in unsafe neighbourhoods, a new report reveals. PA Pic posed by model.

'Heart-breaking' realities faced by children who grow up in poverty

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked in Washington

Man left with injuries after being attacked in Washington

Crime
Kayll Road, Sunderland.

Driver dragged from car by stranger as three women suffer terrifying rush-hour ordeal in Sunderland

Sunderland

Parents are generous, but they can’t plug Sunderland’s £14million education shortfall

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From left; Julie Collins, Jonathan Brash, and Maureen Bunter of Hartlepool Sixth Form College, and Ellen Thinnesen, Rob Lawson and 
Nigel Harrett, of Sunderland College.

Hartlepool Sixth Form College and Sunderland College in merger talks to create a ‘super-institution’

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Sunderland headteachers union meeting over national funding crisis.
From left Association of Headteachers Dave Marshall and MP Sharon Hodgson

Sunderland headteachers want parental support to fight ‘£14million funding crisis’

Education
At the University of Sunderland are, from left, two students, Dorothy Richardson with her guide dog Terra and Guide Dogs Sunderland fundraising group secretary Pat Orrell.

University of Sunderland students get guide dogs visitors

Education

Why is soap playing a key role in building the New Wear Crossing?

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David Wood, event catering manager for Ramside Estates and Mark Nichols, chairman of Northern Pride.

Durham firm Ramside’s Pride at catering contract win

News

In Pictures: Who remembers Joseph’s Toy Shop?

Retro 6
Peter Briggs

Seaham’s Autumn Brewing springs into new market

News

Home ownership becoming a 'distant dream' for young people

Politics 3
The new parking scheme around Seaburn Metro and Fulwell streets is welcomed by Coun Margaret Beck and Coun Michael Mordey

New parking scheme for Sunderland streets: Where it is and how it works

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The March for Europe. Picture by PA

Thousands of Anti-Brexit protesters pay silent tribute to Westminster attack victims as March for Europe events take place

News

Ukip's only MP quits party 'cheerfully and amicably' after spat with party funder

Politics 10
Sunderland Civic Centre.

New salaries for Sunderland City Council: Who earns what?

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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

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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 3
Plastic bottle recycling, Coun Peter Wood

Politicians lack the bottle to introduce cashback recycling scheme in Sunderland

Sunderland

Brave Bradley Lowery is pride of England as Wembley mascot

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The one-shot jab has been developed by scientists.

Babies could soon get 5 in 1 vaccination from birth

Health 2
Bradley Lowery with Jermain Defoe.

Bradley Lowery proves to be lucky mascot for England and Jermain Defoe

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Bradley Lowery travels down to London for his England mascot appearance.

Jermain Defoe shares excitement at being reunited with brave Bradley Lowery at Wembley

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Head-lice are horrible - but can the treatments be harmful to children?

Family life: Can head-lice products harm children?

Opinion 2
Do you fancy appearing on this new dating show? Picture: Pixabay.

Could your bridal party be on new TV show Always The Bridesmaid?

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New 12-sided £1 coin to edge out old round pound

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

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Speechless over library’s insufficient storage

Your Say 1

Saddle up for BHF charity bike ride

Your Say

Sunderland AFC ‘no longer have a team’

Your Say

Sunderland AFC losing supporters goodwill

Your Say
Schools in 'crisis'

Parents are generous, but they can’t plug Sunderland’s £14million education shortfall

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Colin Burgin-Plews

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Get your trainers on for charity

Opinion
Head-lice are horrible - but can the treatments be harmful to children?

Family life: Can head-lice products harm children?

Opinion 2
A carbon monoxide alarm could save the lives of your family. Pic:PA/thinkstockphotos.

The cheap safety device which could save your family's life

Opinion