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Fears over cat cruelty in Sunderland as two pets killed and third shot with air rifle

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The A19 south of Peterlee

Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

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HMS Ocean on its last visit to Sunderland

Sunderland's adopted HMS Ocean arrives to aid hurricaine-hit Caribbean islands

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Couple’s wedding balloon found in Germany by dog after floating 389 miles from Sunderland

Sunderland

Three escape arson attack on a house in Washington

Crime

'Monster' boyfriend jailed for attacking his ex with a metal pole

Crime

See the latest development as New Wear Crossing passes latest milestone

Sunderland
The Unison and Unite rally ahead of the meeting.

Thousands sign West Park petition as council calls for end to public sector pay cap

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Richard Ord: Boxing clever? More like ‘boxing stupid!’

Richard Ord

Memento of 'Wearside Jack' investigation fetches hundreds at auction

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Nico the kitten shot with air rifle

Fears over cat cruelty in Sunderland as two pets killed and third shot with air rifle

Sunderland
Police want to speak to the man in the CCTV image about an assault at Eazy Street.

CCTV appeal after man suffers fractured eye socket in late-night attack

Crime
Pensioner robbed in Durham.

Pensioner suffers broken shoulder in robbery

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The rubbish found near Leam Court.

Sunderland waste firm director more than £3,000 out of pocket after rubbish found dumped on right of way

Environment

Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

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Service distrupted after person hit by train.

Delays for passengers after person struck by train

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Chantry Place, known locally as the top road, in West Rainton.

Warning letters sent out to speeding motorists after spot checks

Transport

See the latest development as New Wear Crossing passes latest milestone

Sunderland

North East university rankings released: How Sunderland, Durham, Newcastle, Teesside and Northumbria fared

Education
Students at East Durham College.

College wins £130,000 boost to get students fitter

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Teaching assistants on a previous demo outside County Hall in Durham

Education chiefs put forward improved pay offer for teaching assistants in bid to end dispute

Education
Gary Mellefont headteacher at North View Academy.

Sunderland special school is making improvements say education watchdogs

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Sunderland College's city centre campus.

Sunderland College accused of ‘blatant’ ad-van stunt to poach students from rival providers

Sunderland

Two taken to hospital and one arrested as police deal with FOUR accidents on the A19

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Why queues are expected to be shorter than usual as the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus go on sale

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The historic turnstiles

Piece of Newcastle United history goes under hammer at South Tyneside auction

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Chantry Place, known locally as the top road, in West Rainton.

Warning letters sent out to speeding motorists after spot checks

Transport

Sunderland in talks with Royal Navy over new adopted ship after HMS Ocean is decommissioned

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Student swamped with orders for Jeremy Corbyn Toby Jug launched to help pay university fees

Politics
The Unison and Unite rally ahead of the meeting.

Thousands sign West Park petition as council calls for end to public sector pay cap

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Ground-breaking vision for Sunderland’s Stadium Village reach next stage

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Sir Vince Cable. Picture by PA

'We're not just Ukip in reverse' - Sir Vince Cable calls for wealth taxes at Lib Dem party conference

Politics

Sunderland ex-smoker urges others to quit for Stoptober

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Sergio and Emma Petrucci

£25,000 CHUF fund-raising success is all white in the afternoon for Sunderland couple

Sunderland
98% of GP practices in the North East have been rated as 'good' or 'outstanding'.

North East has largest percentage of 'good' and 'outstanding' GP practices

Health
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Oriental eye worm poses 'significant threat' to UK dogs and cats, warn vets

Sunderland

'Rare and precious' Sunderland nature habitat bought by wildlife experts

Environment
Photo issued by the National Trust of a red squirrel in the grounds of Wallington in Northumberland, as they have made a remarkable comeback on the estate after nearly being wiped out

Red squirrels return to North East visitor attraction after near-extinction through deadly virus

Environment
The rubbish found near Leam Court.

Sunderland waste firm director more than £3,000 out of pocket after rubbish found dumped on right of way

Environment
Former Sunderland midfielder Jordan Henderson in action recently for England. Pic: PA.

England captain and former Sunderland AFC star Jordan Henderson steps into West Park housing battle

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Fifteen firefighters tackled a blaze at Sunderland flat.

Fifteen firefighters tackle blaze at Sunderland flat

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The blanked out faces of Kepier students waiting to have their uniforms checked on the first day back at school this term.

Letter of the week: "Forcing parents to go to expensive shop for school uniforms is so wrong"

Your Say

Parents are doing their best over uniforms

Your Say

Unfair to use just one supplier for school uniforms

Your Say
Nico the kitten shot with air rifle

Why the Sunderland cat killer must be caught

Opinion
Jack Bradbury, who died following an overdose in March 2017.

Warning from family of Sunderland teen killed by drugs can’t be ignored

Opinion

On the waterfront: East End hero Edward Brown

Opinion
Sunderland Railway Station.

Time to upgrade the ‘joyless dungeon’ known as Sunderland railway station

Opinion
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When autumn begins: Five things to know about the equinox

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Fancy some high fashion?

The £14 Primark shoes that are ‘identical’ to £650 Valentino heels

Lifestyle
Have you got one of the books?

First edition Harry Potter book sells for £60k - here’s how to tell if you have one

Arts
Can you help get the cuddly toys home?

Airport seeks to reunite lost teddies with their owners

Family