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Trainee accountant Celtic fan spared jail after suffering head injury while attacking Sunderland shop

Sunderland
Bradley Lowery.

Charity set up in memory of Bradley Lowery gets registration number

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Clinton Barnes

Drunk headbutted, punched and hit firefighters as they tackled blaze in Sunderland

Crime
Quyen Ngoc Nguyen.

Sunderland murder suspects remanded in custody after first crown court appearance

Crime

Dave Stewart on what to expect from his Sunderland Empire debut

Music

Teenage boys aged 14 attacked in town centre

News

Sneak peek inside Sunderland’s Fire Station development ahead of its opening date

Sunderland

Stranglers frontman Baz Warne adds extra date at Sunderland coffee shop

Music
Pennywell Early Years headteacher Claire Nicholson is angry over an arson attack.

Headteacher of Sunderland nursery hit by ‘distressing’ arson attack calls on community to show support

Crime

Why Sunderland need to kick Coach Dave Daubenmire back under his rock

'If you were a man, you'd be going to jail,' judge tells woman burglar

Crime
Can you help find Lee Graham?

Can you help police find missing Peterlee man Lee Graham?

County Durham
Rubbish dumped in Pottery Bank, South Hylton.

‘Disgusting’ fly-tipping leaves Sunderland families shocked

Sunderland
The sign which was displayed on The Leas

‘Sick’ fake memorial causes heartache for families of murder victims Noddy Rice and Kevin Nightingale

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Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe.

Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe denies attacking or murdering any men in letter from prison cell

News

Severe delays on Metro after power problem hits network

Transport
Tunstall Hope Road. Picture from Google Images.

Drivers urged to take extra care after fuel spill on Sunderland road

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David Bowie during his 1987 concert in Newcastle, sorry, Sunderland.

Minister's rivers blunder echoes Wearside gaffes by singers David Bowie and Roger Whittaker

Transport 2
The Echo has launched a Safe A19 campaign. Will you support it?

'It's not the road, it's the drivers' - 13 things Echo readers said about the A19

Transport 7
Are your kids leaving home next month?

'Empty nest syndrome' when kids leave for university 'can wreck marriage'

Education 2
Natalia Rooks with her exam results

Sunderland teenager battling cancer in the midst of exams gets straight As

Sunderland
English and maths will be graded under the new system.

New GCSE grading system leaving parents baffled, poll shows

Education
Do you know anyone going through clearing?

Going through university clearing? Then make sure you do these four things

Education

Severe delays on Metro after power problem hits network

Transport
Gentoo Groups Chief Executive, John Craggs.

Another big backer in the search for Wearside’s best businesses

Business
EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, right, welcomes British Secretary of State David Davis for a meeting at the EU headquarters in Brussels, last week.

Nissan pledge to work with Government to secure future of its Sunderland factory after Brexit

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Are you a Lidl shopper?

Lidl is now the UK's seventh largest supermarket

Business

Vote: Do you think cannabis should be made legal?

Health 1
Cannabis

Lib Dems 'will continue to back the legalisation of cannabis'

Health

Watch Northern Powerhouse Minister's embarrassing Sunderland bridge blunder

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The Echo has launched a Safe A19 campaign. Will you support it?

'It's not the road, it's the drivers' - 13 things Echo readers said about the A19

Transport 7
Have you signed our Safe A19 petition?

Nearly 70,000 sign petition urging more transport investment in Northern England

Transport 1

‘Disgusting’ fly-tipping leaves Sunderland families shocked

Sunderland
Ford is offering big discounts to drivers who scrap older cars which are polluting the environment.

Ford offers thousands of pounds off new vehicles in bid to get dirtiest cars off our roads

News 2
If you know the man in this CCTV image then please get in touch.

Police appeal after Metro passenger headbutted during assault

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A partially eclipsed sun, photographed using a special solar filter, where the moon appears to take a 'bite' out of the sun.

Partial solar eclipse will be visible tonight as moon 'takes a bite' out of sun

Environment 2

Proposal to build executive homes on Sunderland’s West Park is ‘municipal vandalism’ say angry families

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Thank you to the good samaritan who came my way

Your Say

Legal eagle: Bail or ‘under investigation’?

Opinion

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Why Sunderland needs to drink more water

Opinion 1
Graham Low doing his full body workout.

Shaping Up: Try five of the best weight-loss exercises

Opinion 1
Chicken and broccoli bake.

Recipe of the week: Chicken and broccoli bake

Opinion 1
TV

The Button: Enter the BBC's new game show without leaving your house

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Children's toy stamps issued by the Royal Mail

Stickle Bricks, Action Man and Spirograph stamps among new Royal Mail issue featuring classic children's toys

Offbeat
Could Bradley Walsh star alongside Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who?

Is Bradley Walsh lined up for sidekick role in Doctor Who?

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This year's contestants for the Great British Bake Off. Picture: PA.

Meet this year's Great British Bake Off contestants

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