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Wearside boxer: I saw policeman stabbed in Westminster attack

Crime
Emergency services at the scene of today's attack

Westminster attack death toll rises to five

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The Prime Minister addresses the media this evening

Prime Minister confirms four dead in 'sick and depraved terrorist attack' in Westminster

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Police forensics teams in Westminster

Sunderland mayor condemns 'sickening' Westminster attack

Crime

Terror at Westminster: Knifeman kills police officer and mows down pedestrians

Crime

Sunderland City Council approves £250,000 domestic abuse and refuge service contract tender

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Muslim woman begs forgiveness for Sunderland man who ripped off her niqab in The Bridges

Crime

'Superman' Facebook groomer wanted to make Valentine's Day child victim a 'bad girl'

Crime
Lee Downey with his daughter Millie.

Funeral date announced for Sunderland dad Lee Downey - as inquest opens into his death

News

Richard Ord: Smells like teen spirit, or their underpants!

Richard Ord

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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Passengers on Northern Trains services face fresh disruption on April 8, after a fresh 24-hour strike was called.

Rail passengers face further disruption as fresh strike is called - on Grand National Day

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Accident on the A179 into Hartlepool.

Traffic tailbacks following incident in Hartlepool

News

Muslim woman begs forgiveness for Sunderland man who ripped off her niqab in The Bridges

Crime
Police forensic officers close to the Palace of Westminster, London, after policeman has been stabbed and his apparent attacker shot by officers in a major security incident at the Houses of Parliament. Pic: PA.

Terror at Westminster: Knifeman kills police officer and mows down pedestrians

Crime
Emergency services at the scene of today's attack

Westminster attack death toll rises to five

News
The Prime Minister addresses the media this evening

Prime Minister confirms four dead in 'sick and depraved terrorist attack' in Westminster

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New deli helping student bakers to rise

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Katlehong Matsenen 2016 by Claudio Rasano.

Sunderland puts world class photos on display

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Staff at Hylton Red House Nursery delighted with their outstanding Ofstead report.

Sunderland nursery celebrated gaining top marks

News
Pupils from Shotton Hall Academy will represent Sunderland AFC in the final of the Premier League Enterprise Challenge.

Pupils set to represent Sunderland AFC in Premier League business challenge final

Education

One of Sunderland's busiest roads to be resurfaced at the weekend

Sunderland
The leggings have been recalled.

Primark recalls kids’ clothing over choking fears

Business
Staff at Vic Young in the dealership after winning the Services Award, sponsored by the University of Sunderland, at the North East Business Awards.

South Shields motor retailer wins top regional business award

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(from left) Siglion chief executive John Seager, Igloo Regeneration director David Roberts, Carillion development director Chris Ives and Sunderland City Council leader Paul Watson at the start of work on the Vaux site

Vaux site highlighted as shape of things to come

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Terror at Westminster: Knifeman kills police officer and mows down pedestrians

Crime
Emergency services at the scene of today's attack

Westminster attack death toll rises to five

News
The Prime Minister addresses the media this evening

Prime Minister confirms four dead in 'sick and depraved terrorist attack' in Westminster

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Police forensics teams in Westminster

Sunderland mayor condemns 'sickening' Westminster attack

Crime
Pat McCormack, inset, was at Westminster at the time of attack

Wearside boxer: I saw policeman stabbed in Westminster attack

Crime

Politicians lack the bottle to introduce cashback recycling scheme in Sunderland

Sunderland
Plastic bottle recycling, Coun Peter Wood

Councillors call for plastic bottle deposit scheme to encourage recycling in Sunderland

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Julie Elliott MP

Sunderland MPs to keep close eye on Brexit negotiations as Article 50 set to be triggered

Environment
Ellen Bekker, Whitburn Neighbourhood Forum treasurer, with chairman Phil Leaf.

Whitburn residents create forum to have their say on village

Whitburn 2

Motorbike tribute to lead funeral procession for Sunderland dad Lee Downey

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Drivers' brains switch off when using satnav, study shows

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Britain’s most stupid legal high as children sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Health 1
The new packaging created for World Water Day. Picture: One Water.

World Water Day: Dirty bottle packaging urges people to 'drink and think'

Health

Mind-reading, super strength and heat vision to cook dinner - 55% of kids think their parents have super powers

Family
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Britain’s most stupid legal high as children sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Health 1
The leggings have been recalled.

Primark recalls kids’ clothing over choking fears

Business

Politicians antics: little hope for the future

Your Say

Are Labour voters seeing the light?

Your Say
Plastic bottle recycling, Coun Peter Wood

Politicians lack the bottle to introduce cashback recycling scheme in Sunderland

Sunderland
Isaac back from skiing

Richard Ord: Smells like teen spirit, or their underpants!

Opinion

Legal Eagle: Restricting access to justice

Opinion

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Make social media work for you

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