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‘Terrorists will never win’ - Sunderland MPs speak after Westminster attack

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Sunderland man jailed for sickening attacks on young boy - which he carried out while a child himself

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

Wearside boxer: I saw policeman stabbed in Westminster attack

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The deck will pass through the middle of the pylon.

300 metre deck for Sunderland’s New Wear Crossing set to be launched across river

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CCTV appeal to trace man after theft from Sunderland shop

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Take a first look inside Sunderland’s revamped city centre Yates bar

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Region pays respects to London colleagues in aftermath of Westminster attack

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Police officer killed in Westminster attack named as 48-year-old husband and father

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Theo Dawes with his dad Martin and mum Vicky Curry. Picture by FRANK REID

Parents of battling Sunderland boy raise cash for caring medics

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Bridget Phillipson: Ambulance service needs more money

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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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Northern operates services in the High Peak.

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

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Seven arrested in raids carried out in aftermath of Westminster attack

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A police officer carries flowers on Westminster Bridge near to the Houses of Parliament in London, following an attack in which three people were killed when a knife-wielding attacker, named as Khalid Masood, ploughed a car through pedestrians on the bridge, before storming the Parliamentary estate, where he was shot dead

Penshaw Monument to be lit red, white and blue after Westminster attack

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Police forensic officers close to the Palace of Westminster. Picture by PA.

‘Terrorists will never win’ - Sunderland MPs speak after Westminster attack

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Sunderland man jailed for sickening attacks on young boy - which he carried out while a child himself

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Education trust running Hartlepool and Sunderland schools announces change in chief executive following critical report

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Education trust’s full response to critical report by Ofsted inspectors

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Mark Price Head of School at St Bede's Catholic Comprehensive and Byron College with staff and pupils.

Teachers and staff celebrate a good Ofsted report for school

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(left to right) Sunderland College students Connor Mills, Keaton Carney with curriculum leader Rob Stewart and Urban Terrace Kitchen Delicatessen owners, Zoe and Michael Jameson.

New deli helping student bakers to rise

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Beamish Museum searching for visionary to create 1950s world and Georgian hotel in £18million project

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The deck will pass through the middle of the pylon.

300 metre deck for Sunderland’s New Wear Crossing set to be launched across river

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Opus Project Manager David Prior on site at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Firm completes upgrade £450,000 work at vital hospital department

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Do you have the right type of mortgage? Picture: Shutterstock.

Over one million UK homeowners on wrong mortgage deal

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

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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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Chairman of the Coalfields Regeneration Trust, Peter McNestry.

£40m investment call to help our ex-mining communities

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Police forensics teams in Westminster

Sunderland mayor condemns 'sickening' Westminster attack

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Conservation group urges councils to ban balloon and lantern releases

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Plastic bottle recycling, Coun Peter Wood

Politicians lack the bottle to introduce cashback recycling scheme in Sunderland

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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

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Parents of battling Sunderland boy raise cash for caring medics

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Best of Health Awards, Westbourne Medical Group and Gloria Middleton (front)

Sunderland health partner Gloria hailed for her excellent care

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Graham takes part in one of his own boot camps.

Shaping Up: If you’ve fallen back in the winter, it’s time to spring forward

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Personal fitness trainer Graham Low in his centre at the Seaham Marina.

Shaping Up: East Coast Workout

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Lee Downey with his daughter Millie.

Motorbike tribute to lead funeral procession for Sunderland dad Lee Downey

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What will you buying for your mam this Mother's Day?

Nine gifts for Sunderland mams this Mother's Day

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Buckfast Easter egg package

Buckfast Easter egg expected to sell thousands

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

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Keep Anthony Nolan register details updated

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Labour were to blame for economic incompetence

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The mother who had her niqab pulled off by Peter Scotter in a racist attack in Sunderland

Why we should heed plea for tolerance from Muslim mum violated by a racist thug in Sunderland

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Graham takes part in one of his own boot camps.

Shaping Up: If you’ve fallen back in the winter, it’s time to spring forward

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Bridget Phillipson: Ambulance service needs more money

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Plastic bottle recycling, Coun Peter Wood

Politicians lack the bottle to introduce cashback recycling scheme in Sunderland

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