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Four people arrested after man dies at Sunderland house

Crime
Sunderland's Aly Dixon crosses the London Marathon finish line in a personal best time. Pic: PA.

Sunderland's Aly Dixon smashes her personal best as first Brit to cross line in London Marathon

Sunderland
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Labour government would create four new bank holidays on patron saints' days

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The Perth statue Eliza sports the colours of Sunderland AFC.

Which famous Australian landmark has been given an SAFC makeover?

News

Meet the ‘miracle’ Sunderland twins born to a one in 94,000 chance

News

Off-road motorbike menace kicks elderly Sunderland man to the ground

Sunderland

Walkers step out in Sunderland to raise awareness of autism

News

Sunderland’s graphic novel expo hopes to draw in the crowds

Arts
Wearmouth Bridge.

Police called to incident on Sunderland bridge

Sunderland

Richard Ord: Internet sites are spoiling for a fight

Watch world-famous Flying Scotsman celebrate past, present and future of our railways

Transport 1
Firefighters have been called to tackle a car fire on the A19.

Firefighters called to tackle car fire on A19

News 1
A Northern Rail train.

No trains to Sunderland following Tees-Wear derby game at Middlesbrough

News 4
The number of fines issued by private companies has rocketed in the last year.

You'll never guess how much the number of private parking fines has rocketed by in the last year

Transport 2
Metro

Delays to Airport Metro services after failed train in Sunderland

Transport 1

Four people arrested after man dies at Sunderland house

Crime
Leon Parkin

Sunderland thug who boasted on Facebook about stabbing former friend is locked up

Crime
Footpath at Chapel Garth fields. Credit: Google.

Off-road motorbike menace kicks elderly Sunderland man to the ground

Sunderland 8

Talented dog training starting classes in Sunderland

News
Dave Shaw and his dog Pedro.

Hartlepool ‘dog whisperer’ spreads canine powers across the region

News 1
Community researchers out and about in Hartlepool.

Researchers needed for social project in Hartlepool

News 2
Minister for Vulnerable Children and Families Edward Timpson, second in line, visits Sunderland Software Centre.

Minister ‘confident’ over improvements in Sunderland’s children’s services

News 6
Some of the people who joined the Walk for Autism last year.

Sunderland walkers stride out to raise awareness of autism

News

Watch world-famous Flying Scotsman celebrate past, present and future of our railways

Transport 1
WIll you be spring cleaning your finances?

James Walker: Spring clean your finances

Opinion
What's your best supermarket substitute? Picture: PA.

Alex Neill: What are your worst supermarket substitutes?

Opinion

Footage released of gigantic vessel which will bring world's heaviest cargo load to Hartlepool

Business 3

Labour government would create four new bank holidays on patron saints' days

News 18
Theresa May. Picture from PA.

Tories play down talk of tax rises if Conservatives win snap General Election

Politics 9
(from left) Kath Griffin, Ken Ken Bremner, Lieutenant General Robin Brims CBE, Kelly Bennett and Ben Bannerjee

Sunderland hospitals sign covenant pledging support to armed forces personnel

News 3
President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani. Picture: PA.

We'd have you back if you dropped Brexit, European Parliament head tells UK

Politics 17
Sunderland has unveiled its housing strategy for 2017-2022

Sunderland's new housing vision revealed - what does it mean for you?

Politics 11

Volunteers urged to help clean up Durham Heritage Coast

Environment
Out with the old?

Friday could be the first day Britain functions without the benefit of any coal-powered electricity

News 1
Emergency services on the riverside near Wearmouth Bridge after a man fell into the water.

Man who died after falling from Sunderland's Wearmouth Bridge is named

Crime 3

Watch Durham firefighters rescue trapped ducklings

News

Walkers step out in Sunderland to raise awareness of autism

News
Andew Oxley and Stacey Eggleston cuddle their 'momo' twins Jenna and Jayda.

Meet the ‘miracle’ Sunderland twins born to a one in 94,000 chance

News 3
Richard Wilson competeing in a run in Thirsk. Photo by Karen Newton.

Sunderland grandad fighting cancer begins five marathons in five days with London Marathon

News 2
Burpees are good for giving all parts of your body a workout.

Shaping Up: Try our burpee challenge for today's workout

Opinion
Max likes nothing better than messing about in the kitchen.

Shaping Up: Why you should encourage your kids to cook

Opinion
Saint George's Day is celebrated on April 23.

8 things you need to know about Saint George’s Day

Offbeat
Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny as Mulder and Scully. Picture: PA.

The truth is back out there - X-Files to return for 10-part series

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Virgin East Coast Trains passenger’s reusable coffee mug refused because it hadn’t been ‘risk-assessed’

Transport 2
Keith Pearson has set up a petition in anger at Sunderland bin collection changes.

Letter of the week: Sunderland should be renamed Litterland after start of fortnightly bin collections

Your Say

Roundabout dilemma for motorists

Your Say

Too many are overpaid in Sunderland Civic Centre

Your Say

Sunderland Council not listening to the people

Your Say 1

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Take a side order of realism

Opinion
Your questions answered by our benefits expert. Picture: PA.

Benefits expert: Will I face sanctions for leaving my job?

Opinion
WIll you be spring cleaning your finances?

James Walker: Spring clean your finances

Opinion
What's your best supermarket substitute? Picture: PA.

Alex Neill: What are your worst supermarket substitutes?

Opinion