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Firefighters tackle major house blaze in Sunderland

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Amazing footage as the New Wear Bridge pylon sails into Sunderland

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Children of Courage receive their awards.

The final countdown to a night of Sunderland’s heroes

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Paramedics’ enforced meal breaks ‘will risk lives,’ says ambulance worker

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Closed Sunderland school gained top results in final year as performance tables released

Education

Fugitive left trail of 'mayhem and injury' during Sunderland city centre police chase

Crime

Pylon begins to move into place as new Wear Crossing takes shape

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Pullman Lodge carriages set to leave Sunderland seafront - Your comments

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Tyne Tunnel single lane closures to be extended

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The crash happened on Leam Lane, between Whitemare Pool and Mill Lane. Pic: Google Maps.

South Shields teen fights for his life after two-vehicle smash

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Additional one-lane closures will be in place.

Additional one-lane closures announced for Tyne Tunnel

Transport
The A1 will be closed between J65 and J66 while the North Dene footbridge at Birtley is replaced. Pic: Google Maps.

Drivers warned of A1 weekend closures as footbridge is replaced

Transport
The accident happened next to East Boldon Metro Station.

Pensioner remains in 'serious' condition after being hit by car

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UPDATE: Men appear in court charged with attempted raid on Sunderland Post Office

Crime
Eight out of every 100 people have been victims of fraud.

Fraud is most common crime, with one in 10 falling victim

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David Roberts

Fugitive left trail of 'mayhem and injury' during Sunderland city centre police chase

Crime

Revealed: The North East schools classed as under-performing by the government

Education
Success till the end at Sunderland High School.

Closed Sunderland school gained top results in final year as performance tables released

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Duke of York visits Sunderland University to see how it's preparing workforce of future

Education 1
Sunderland AFC goalkeeper Vito Mannone and senior professional development club coach Kevin Ball, a former club captain meet media students.

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

South Shields bank branch set to close

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Additional single lane closures are planned for the Tyne Tunnel.

Tyne Tunnel single lane closures to be extended

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Amazing footage as the New Wear Bridge pylon sails into Sunderland

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Additional one-lane closures will be in place.

Additional one-lane closures announced for Tyne Tunnel

Transport

'We're leaving the EU to embrace the world,' Theresa may tells world and business leaders

Politics 3
Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

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The demonstration is planned for January 21.

Women’s March UK: What it’s all about

Offbeat

Number crunchers begin calculating this year’s Council Tax rates

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The latest job figures have been announced by the Government.

More out of work in Sunderland while employment across region rises

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Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

Environment 7

Rare duck makes a splash in South Tyneside

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Some of the damage left in Seaham after yesterday's tidal surge

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

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Paramedics’ enforced meal breaks ‘will risk lives,’ says ambulance worker

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Bradley smiles as he begins to feel better following pain relief medication.

Bradley's smiles as he battles pain through cancer treatment

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A North East Ambulance Service ambulance.

Paramedics forced to take meal breaks in trial which could save £700,000

Health
Bradley Lowery in hospital

Mum asks for prayers as brave Bradley Lowery undergoes gruelling cancer treatment

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Reality shows like Geordie Shore have fuelled the growth of fake tanning among young men.

Geordie Shore stars fuel rise in fake tans among men under 25

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Did you find the advert offensive? Credit: Moneysupermarket.com/Youtube

From twerking builders to Scottish football fans: 10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

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Banking giant Lloyds has been named the most inclusive employer in the country by the equality charity Stonewall. Pic: PA.

Five North East employers make it onto most LGBT-friendly list

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The demonstration is planned for January 21.

Women’s March UK: What it’s all about

Offbeat
Top tip on getting a decent kip: Dont drink a gallon of coffee at bedtime

RICHARD ORD: Goodbye Heroin Chic, hello Cocoa Chic

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Binge-drinkers are causing problems for the NHS.

Is safety or money at the heart of ambulance meal break controversy?

Opinion
Rachel Reeves

SHARON HODGSON: Tackling isolation and loneliness in society

Opinion
Theresa May reveals Brexit plan

PM urges Leavers and Remainers to unite for a Brexit success ... and pigs might fly

Opinion