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Man banned from keeping animals after dogs are found in 'disgusting' conditions

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The New Wear Crossing

Painting work suspended at New Wear Crossing after 'specks of paint' found on nearby vehicles

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Police have released this CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an incident in which a man indecently exposed himself on a train in Sunderland.

Police release photo of man after passenger indecently exposes himself on Sunderland train

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Robber Dylan Walt.

Sunderland robber throttled taxi driver after vodka 'bender'

Crime

‘Make you look better naked’ banner from Sunderland fitness group sparks big reader response

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Sunderland police launch safety campaign for dark nights

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Mark Shaw's family pay tribute to 'funny, generous and loyal' man as his killers face life in prison

Crime

Sunderland gaming firm tombola appoints new chief operating officer

Business
Terry Butcher and his family have been left devastated by the death of son Chris at the age of 35. Pic: PA.

Ex-Sunderland player-manager Terry Butcher 'devastated' after son's death

Sunderland

Julie Elliott MP: Resurgent city in urgent need of a new railway station

Julie Elliott

Police release photo of man after passenger indecently exposes himself on Sunderland train

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Musto the dog who was mistreated by Kieron Wade.

Man banned from keeping animals after dogs are found in 'disgusting' conditions

News
Holme House Prison.

Woman, 48, smuggled class A drugs into prison

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Robber Dylan Walt.

Sunderland robber throttled taxi driver after vodka 'bender'

Crime

Drivers suffering rush hour delays on A19 and A1(M)

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Watch dramatic footage as plane is forced to abort landing during Storm Orphelia

Transport
Hylton Bridge.

Motorcyclist injured as rush-hour crash causes tailbacks on the A19

Sunderland
Traffic on Hylton Bridge.

Three-vehicle rush-hour smash blocks A19

Sunderland

Something fishy going on at primary school in aid of RNLI

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Sunderland College students pitch in for city centre clean-up

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Litter picking will be in full swing as part of a big clean up project.

Students set for big clean-up around the streets of Sunderland

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Ebony Dunn and Maci Hellens, both 11, in the new 3D Discovery Room at Academy 360.

Sunderland students unravel mysteries of ancient Egypt

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Painting work suspended at New Wear Crossing after 'specks of paint' found on nearby vehicles

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James Beard, the new chief operating officer of tombola.

Sunderland gaming firm tombola appoints new chief operating officer

Business
Social Mobility Commission chairman Alan Milburn.Alan Milburn.

North-East workers are the least likely in the country to escape low pay

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Tracey Bowman, senior HR manager at Komatsu UK.

Komatsu out to inspire next generation of engineers at Sunderland event

Business

Universal Credit helpline to be switched to freephone number

Politics
Gentoo remove cladding from flats at Church Street North, Sunderland.

Gentoo to ‘look at’ installing sprinklers in Sunderland high-rise blocks following Grenfell Tower tragedy

Sunderland
Sunderland MPs (from left) Julie Elliott, Bridget Phillipson and Sharon Hodgson.

Mixed reaction from Sunderland MPs to proposed boundary changes

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Voters in Seaham could have a new parliamentary seat under new proposals.

How Wearside’s political map could change under new proposals

Politics

Meet Vera – the Sunderland carer who cares for other carers

Health
Do you think sanitary products should be free?

11 things you said about period poverty in the UK

Health
Gemma Lowery has spoken of how she copes with the loss of her son Bradley Lowery.

Bradley Lowery's mum opens her heart on how she copes with the loss of her little fighter

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Is period poverty a problem for your family?

Why one in 10 young women struggle to afford pads and tampons

Health
Deborah Fowler.

Sunderland mum calls on more people to donate eyes and give gift of sight

Health

What would the total distance be if you added up the depth of every pothole in the North East?

Environment
Michael Fish's 1987 weather report still defines his career.

The worst weather gaffe in TV history - 30 years on

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So why are the sun and sky such weird colours?

News
Most households have to pay for collection of bulky rubbish and garden waste.

Most households now have to pay for collection of bulky rubbish and garden waste

Environment
Les Barber is left with bin bags after his council bins were destroyed.

Angry pensioner had his bins stolen - now he says he has to pay £75 to replace them

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People at the Sunderland Pride event last month.

Letter of the week: 'Sunderland Pride event reminded me that humans do actually like each other'

Your Say
Our writer questions whether the number of toilets in the Bridges is sufficient.

Letter of the week: 'Why are Sunderland's toilets going out of fashion?'

Your Say
A fan appears to question what he is watching during the Ipswich defeat.

Letter of the week: 'Sunderland Football Club do not appreciate loyal fans'

Your Say

Why we should protest about the Jaffa cake

Your Say

Meet Vera – the Sunderland carer who cares for other carers

Health
Washing machine.

Richard Ord: Washing dishes and other ancient rituals

Opinion

On the waterfront: Mystery Q-ship in Wear visit

Opinion
Supported housing

Bridget Phillipson MP: Supported housing needs better funding

Opinion

Legal eagle: Legal costs may be covered

Opinion
Is a latte your favourite coffee?

Brits consume 1,460 cups of coffee each year - but which is your favourite?

Offbeat
How many of these Netflix shows have you watched?

These are the most popular Netflix shows to binge in first 24 hours of launch

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Fancy trying out any of these recipes?

National Baking Week: Four super-easy baking recipes for kids

Family
The Aldi meal, top, and the Slimming World meal.

Slimming World suing Aldi over their 'copycat' diet meals

Health