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Police officer hit by car after firearms incident at Post Office

Crime
Olympic boxer Tony Jeffries with his bronze medal

Sunderland boxer Tony Jeffries enters West Park row

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Richard Avenue Primary School pupil Gabriel Coates, 10 who has designed a lamp on wheels.
Artist maker Chris Folwell

Young Sunderland inventors to have work displayed at V&A Museum

Arts
Lynn Ross died at Sunderland Royal Hospital last October.

Hospital staff cleared of blame after death of woman in Sunderland

Health

Search for pensioner with dementia after he goes missing in city

Durham

Jail for man who killed former Sunderland soldier in 'dare' that went wrong at Catterick Garrison

Sunderland

24 pictures from Sunderland Pride 2017

Arts

Former Eastenders actor Aaron Sidwell amongst cast for Wicked at Sunderland Empire

Theatre and Comedy
HMS Ocean

Sir Richard Branson visits Sunderland's adopted warship HMS Ocean to thank military for aid efforts after hurricanes

Sunderland

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

Richard Ord

Police officer hit by car after firearms incident at Post Office

Crime
Thompsons Waste Centre in The Parade, Hendon. Image copyright Google Maps.

Sunderland waste firm fined for illegal dumping

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Craig Guy

Jail for man who killed former Sunderland soldier in 'dare' that went wrong at Catterick Garrison

Sunderland
TV store owner Brian Thompson. Pic: PA.

TV dealer admits charges over Kodi boxes which allow users to watch football and films illegally

Crime
CCTV image of a man police want to speak to in connection with a robbert in Southwick

CCTV released after Sunderland robbery

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Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

Sunderland
Durham Cathedral.

Contactless payments to be introduced for parking Durham City - and charges are going up

Durham
A 50mph speed limit is being proposed for Wessington Way once the New Wear Crossing is open to traffic.

New speed limits proposed for key Sunderland roads and New Wear Crossing

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Safety top priority for roads bosses as they ask the public to help choose new A19 junction layout

Transport

Ban tackling and scrums from schools rugby, say experts

Education
Eppleton Primary Academy.

Sunderland primary fails to make the grade in Ofsted inspection

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Artist Gary Nicholson with some of his work from his latest exhibition, Regeneration, at Sunderland University Picture by David Wood.

Sunderland artist uses health battle as inspiration for new exhibition

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Staff gather to celebrate the anniversary.

Sunderland University’s London campus celebrates fifth birthday

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Picture by Chris Radburn/PA Wire

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

Education

Sunderland waste firm fined for illegal dumping

News
The A19 near Peterlee. Credit: Google.

Lane closure after lorries collide on A19

Sunderland
Durham Cathedral.

Contactless payments to be introduced for parking Durham City - and charges are going up

Durham
TV store owner Brian Thompson. Pic: PA.

TV dealer admits charges over Kodi boxes which allow users to watch football and films illegally

Crime

Thousands back MP’s campaign for better pensions for women

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

Politics
HMS Ocean leaves Sunderland for the last time

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

News
The Unison and Unite rally ahead of the meeting.

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

News

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

Sunderland

Being in a good mood could boost the effectiveness of flu jabs, finds study

Health
Lynn Ross died at Sunderland Royal Hospital last October.

Hospital staff cleared of blame after death of woman in Sunderland

Health
People taking part in a charity abseil at Sunderland Royal Hospital.

Fundraisers scale new heights for Sunderland Royal Hospital

Health
Avocado is among the superfoods you should eat as part of a healthy diet.

Shaping Up: Five ‘superfoods’ you should eat regularly

Opinion

Sunderland boxer Tony Jeffries enters West Park row

News
From left, Durham Wildlife Trust director Jim Cokill, volunteer Charlotte Pink and reserve officer Chris Jones on Herrington Hill.

'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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Local hero Dave Stewart during his recent Empire Theatre show.

Letter of the week: If only we could get pop star Dave Stewart to help run Sunderland Football Club

Your Say
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
Keeping fit in a gym.

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Finding the time to keep yourself fit

Opinion

Can students continue to claim other benefits?

Opinion
Avocado is among the superfoods you should eat as part of a healthy diet.

Shaping Up: Five ‘superfoods’ you should eat regularly

Opinion
Acai powder.

Recipe of the week: Raspberry acai smoothie bowl

Opinion
Liz Dawn who played Vera Duckworth in Coronation Street. Picture by PA

Sadness as Liz Dawn who played Vera Duckworth in Coronation Street dies

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Picture from Pixabay

Is it your birthday? Today is the most popular day to be born in England and Wales

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Amazing meteor showers to light up North East skies

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

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