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Arson attack on Sunderland pub 'could easily have resulted in fatalities'

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Sunderland Civic Centre

Sunderland schools face £14million funding short fall, claims union

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The new X24 Sunderland-Newcastle express bus service

Ticket to ride: New Sunderland to Newcastle express bus service set to launch

Transport

How a Sunderland Echo story helped snare gang who left elderly victim lying in agony

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Heartfelt tributes left to A19 crash victim

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Sunderland MP welcomes online bingo giant Tombola’s new £6million headquarters

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Horse riders say they’re dicing with death because of speeding drivers

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Police praise bravery of victims after gang of conmen jailed for 11 years

Crime
Emergency services at the scene of the crash. Pic: Katherine Cartwright.

Woman dies after coach and car crash on A19 slip road

Transport

Grandmother named as woman who died after crash on A19 slip road

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The new X24 Sunderland-Newcastle express bus service

Ticket to ride: New Sunderland to Newcastle express bus service set to launch

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Horse riders say they’re dicing with death because of speeding drivers

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Emergency services at the scene of the crash. Pic: Katherine Cartwright.

Woman dies after coach and car crash on A19 slip road

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A computer-generated presentation of the new flyover. Pic: Highways Agency.

Take a look at the proposed flyover plans for A19 at Testo's junction

Transport

How a Sunderland Echo story helped snare gang who left elderly victim lying in agony

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Joan Barnett ‘lost all interest in life’ after falling victim to ‘sickening’ gang

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Parminder Dhinsa, who died after the collision on the A1018 slip road from the A19.

Grandmother named as woman who died after crash on A19 slip road

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'Giant' motorist admits 'showing off' size in Ford Ka by driving while standing up

Crime

Sunderland schools face £14million funding short fall, claims union

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How did your child's school do? Picture: Pixabay.

Revealed: The North East schools classed as under-performing by the government

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Success till the end at Sunderland High School.

Closed Sunderland school gained top results in final year as performance tables released

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Duke of York visits Sunderland University to see how it's preparing workforce of future

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Sunderland AFC goalkeeper Vito Mannone and senior professional development club coach Kevin Ball, a former club captain meet media students.

Sunderland University students put football stars through their paces

Education

Grandmother named as woman who died after crash on A19 slip road

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How many clothes do you buy and never wear? Picture: Pixabay.

Do you buy clothes and then never wear them?

Business
The new X24 Sunderland-Newcastle express bus service

Ticket to ride: New Sunderland to Newcastle express bus service set to launch

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Lisa Dorman.

Businesswoman quits boardroom to take over at the Blue Bell

News

Labour promises not to 'frustrate' Brexit process

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Brexit. Picture by PA.

Government loses Brexit Supreme Court battle over power to trigger Article 50

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Sunderland Civic Centre

Sunderland schools face £14million funding short fall, claims union

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Sunderland Central MP Julie Elliott with Tombola director Mike Cronin.

Sunderland MP welcomes online bingo giant Tombola’s new £6million headquarters

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North Durham MP Kevan Jones. Picture by PA.

Army missed recruitment targets for new troops by 2,500 - Durham MP questions if cuts are to blame

Politics 1

Photos of marine mammals suffocating on plastic waste will do nothing to solve our enivronmental problems ... but a ‘bottle tax’ will

Opinion 3
Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

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Rare duck makes a splash in South Tyneside

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‘Nationwide shortage’ of sausage brand after Slimming World dieters go mad for them

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Warning to older people as Met Office issues cold weather alert

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E-cig

E-cigarettes ‘attract teenagers who wouldn’t normally smoke,' finds research

Health
Bradley Lowery is battling neuroblastoma.

Watch as brave Bradley Lowery becomes face of charity's campaign - as family renew fundraising appeal

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Phil Brennan who has had cancer multiple time donates funds to Macmillian Cancer Care.

Sunderland dad who beat cancer multiple times raises £1,400 with ‘I didn’t die’ party

Health
How many of these things do you know?

49 things only dads of daughters will know

Offbeat
How many clothes do you buy and never wear? Picture: Pixabay.

Do you buy clothes and then never wear them?

Business
Have you bought the biscuits?

Product recall: B&M biscuits recalled due to allergen fears

Offbeat

Fly-tippers should be prosecuted

Your Say

Sunderland Council Library questionnaire questionable

Your Say

Back Breast Cancer Now drug campaign

Your Say
Sunderland boss David Moyes

Gary Rowell: Mediocre Premier League teams at the bottom mean Sunderland still have hope

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Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Photos of marine mammals suffocating on plastic waste will do nothing to solve our enivronmental problems ... but a ‘bottle tax’ will

Opinion 3

KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Leave the PJs for the bedroom

Opinion 8
The apple tree in June 2016, with the desired open goblet shape but yet more work need to be done in the next month or two on remaining water shoots.

GARDENING: Avoid over-pruning fruit trees in winter

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