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£10,000 reward offered to catch killer of Sunderland man Robert Hutchinson

Crime
Coun. Robert Oliver

Brexit one year on - has Sunderland changed its mind?

News
Sunderland Magistrates Court.

Sunderland sex attacker’s jail warning if he keeps moving house without telling police

Sunderland
Staff at the McDonald's drive-thru at Boldon called the police when Gustard-Bennett drove into the bushes.

Drunk driver who hit bushes at McDonald's drive-thru was three times over limit

Crime

David Wilson murder trial: Calls made from grandad's phone following death

Crime

Police investigate after reports man was seen with knife near Sunderland mosque

News

Penshaw Monument daubed with graffiti in sickening vandal attack

Sunderland

A botched Brexit will hit 'Sunderland companies big and small - not just Nissan', MP warns Parliament

Politics
William Quinn will be fondly remembered by those who knew him.

Tributes paid to popular former Echo letters contributor and ex-Sunderland councillor

News

Gardening: Got a problem with powdery mildew in your garden?

Mandy Watson

Passengers face three more days of misery after new rail strike is called

News 2
The A19 at Hylton Bridge in Sunderland.

A19 closed northbound after crash

News
A Metro train.

Delays on Metro system because of power issue

News 4
Airport

Newcastle voted nation's favourite airport

Business 3

£10,000 reward offered to catch killer of Sunderland man Robert Hutchinson

Crime
Sunderland Magistrates Court.

Sunderland sex attacker’s jail warning if he keeps moving house without telling police

Sunderland
Staff at the McDonald's drive-thru at Boldon called the police when Gustard-Bennett drove into the bushes.

Drunk driver who hit bushes at McDonald's drive-thru was three times over limit

Crime
Sunderland Maijid Mosque in Chester Road.

Police investigate after reports man was seen with knife near Sunderland mosque

News

So how did your college or university do in the new teaching assessment tables?

News
Sunderland Civic Centre

Plans for new special free school for autistic children in Sunderland approved by council chiefs

Sunderland 1

Sunderland University and Sunderland College ranked alongside Durham University in new ratings system

Sunderland 1
Picture by Ian Day

Durham University denied gold status in new 'teaching excellence' ratings system - but Newcastle achieves top grade

County Durham 2
CCAD's building in Church Street, Hartlepool. Picture: CCAD.

Cleveland College of Art and Design is feeling gold with teaching excellence award

Education

Passengers face three more days of misery after new rail strike is called

News 2
Coun. Robert Oliver

Brexit one year on - has Sunderland changed its mind?

News
Kevan Jones

A botched Brexit will hit 'Sunderland companies big and small - not just Nissan', MP warns Parliament

Politics 14
SoundMoovz

Dolls and Lego expected to dominate Christmas lists as parents start shopping already

Business

Brexit one year on - has Sunderland changed its mind?

News
Queen Elizabeth II reading the Queen's Speech in the House of Lords for the State Opening of Parliament. Pic: Carl Court/PA Wire.

Julie Elliott: Queen’s Speech was missed opportunity

Politics 5
Kevan Jones

A botched Brexit will hit 'Sunderland companies big and small - not just Nissan', MP warns Parliament

Politics 14
Raising of the Armed Forces Day flag in Sunderland

Sunderland raises flag for Armed Forces Day

Sunderland
Donald Trump

Donald Trump's controversial state visit left out of Queen's Speech

Politics

Fears for future of UK dormice as populations plummet

Environment
Brussels Central Station has been evacuated after an explosion tonight.

Brussels station evacuated after reported explosion

News
Over 2,000 homes across South Tyneside and Sunderland are currently without power.

Power cut continues to affect hundreds of homes in South Tyneside and Sunderland

News 1
So are Brexit voters more like middle-class TV character Victor Meldew, played by Richard Wilson, left, or working-class Alf Garnett, played by Warren Mitchell?

So who is your typical Brexit voter? You may be surprised by the latest findings

News 7

Navy chiefs in visit to Sunderland Royal Hospital

Health
From left, Brian Burnie, founder trustee of Daft as a Brush, Lady Elsie Robson, volunteer driver Alan Gibson, from Washington, and Daft as a Brush volunteer Derek Fordy, also from Washington.

Washington man’s vital role in making life easier for cancer patients

News
Carol Joesbury.

Rat infestation leaves disabled woman ‘terrified’ to come out of her flat

News 2
Sunderland Royal Hospital

Consultation over key hospital services in Sunderland announced

Health 5
Dogs Nahla and Ruby cool off in the warm weather. Pic by Tim Richardson

Tips for coping during the heatwave

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Viewing pictures of cute puppies and bunnies 'can help put the spark back in a marriage'

Offbeat
The virtual fidget spinner.

How you can play with a fidget spinner on Google

Offbeat
Richard Ayoade is the show's host. Picture: Shutterstock.

Start the fans please! Crystal Maze back on our screens this week

News

Grenfell Tower: nothing is more important than human life

Your Say

Music should be encouraged in Sunderland

Your Say
Queen Elizabeth II reading the Queen's Speech in the House of Lords for the State Opening of Parliament. Pic: Carl Court/PA Wire.

Julie Elliott: Queen’s Speech was missed opportunity

Politics 5
Nekoda Davis

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Lots of sports to choose from

Opinion
Our expert advises on the best oil to use for cooking.

Should I swap olive for rapeseed oil? Our healthy living expert advises

Opinion 1
Improving your lifestyle can help you avoid Type 2 diabetes.

Five ways you can reduce your risk of Type 2 diabetes

Opinion