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Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman stabbed to death in Sunderland

Crime
West Boldon Primary School. Copyright Google Maps.

School expresses sadness at ‘sudden death’ of teacher

Crime
Can you help police identify this man?

Police want to speak to this man following rape in Sunderland

News
The former Joplings site in Sunderland city centre.

Student flats plan in store for Joplings

Sunderland

Pervert snared after arranging to meet schoolgirl outside Greggs in Sunderland

Sunderland

David Wilson murder trial: Accused 'didn't seem bothered' after confessing to stabbing

Crime

Sunderland tower blocks now clear of cladding that would fail safety tests, confirms Gentoo

News
Your view could help shape the future of local NHS services

Public urged to have a say in major shake-up of local NHS

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Gardening: Get snapping to be in with a chance of winning a trip to the Netherlands

Mandy Watson

Metro announces 32 new customer service jobs for summer

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Police are still investigating the collision, which happened at Westgate Sports Centre. Pic: Google Maps.

Woman arrested over Eid crowd car crash is released on bail

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Go North East is undergoing a shake-up of bus routes in Sunderland

Sunderland to Newcastle bus service axed as changes announced to Wearside routes

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Northern rail users are facing more disruption to services next month.

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

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The A19 at Hylton Bridge in Sunderland.

A19 closed northbound after crash

News

Police name Sunderland murder victim

News
Newcastle Crown Court

Pervert snared after arranging to meet schoolgirl outside Greggs in Sunderland

Sunderland
West Boldon Primary School. Copyright Google Maps.

School expresses sadness at ‘sudden death’ of teacher

Crime
Paul Cuniff.

Concern for distressed man after he goes missing from his home

News

Teacher at Sunderland school wins lifetime achievement award

Education
Amanda Searle, Senior Leader responsible for careers, with the Red House Academy award.

Sunderland school sets pupils on path to employment

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Anti-bullying award for New Bridge Academy.

Sunderland academy receives award for tackling bullying

News
Crowds at the Stadium of Light for this morning's launch

Hundreds of pupils flock to Stadium of Light for launch of Work Discovery Sunderland 2017

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The Mayor of Sunderland, Councillor Doris MacKnight, and Mayoral Consort, Mr Keith MacKnight, with pupils from the local schools involved in the Hylton Castle time capsule project.

Sunderland children given chance to make history at time capsule launch

News

Sainsbury’s recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Business
Google. Picture by Yui Mok/PA Wire

Google fined record £2.1 billion for illegally favouring its own shipping service

Crime 1
Shopping

Inflation adds £133 to average household shopping bill as supermarket sales soar

Business

ONS figures reveal worrying poverty rates in the UK

Politics 4
HMS Ocean as the Royal Navy ship entered the River Wear during a visit in 2015.

Farewell visit for HMS Ocean as Sunderland's affiliated Royal Navy ship prepares to be decommissioned

Sunderland 1
Prime Minister Theresa May greets DUP leader Arlene Foster, DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds and DUP MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson outside 10 Downing Street in London.

DUP backs deal to support minority Conservative government

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John McDonnell. Picture Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Labour 'would have won election with few weeks more campaigning', says John McDonnell

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An impression of how the development will look when it is completed.

New £10m older people's home in Sunderland set for 'open day' this week

News

Mattress 'mountains' springing up as firms find recycling too costly

News
Hazel dormouse. Picture by Clare Pengelly/PA Wire

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

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Public urged to have a say in major shake-up of local NHS

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The worrying statistics have been released by the ONS.

ONS figures reveal worrying poverty rates in the UK

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Sweets

Sweets 'should carry Government health warning', say doctors

Health 1
Sisters Georgia Fletcher and Olivia Crawford, aka Liv'n'G.

Singers calling for support for Bradley Lowery charity song

News 1
Dr Hannah Barham-Brown, who had to crowdfund for her own wheelchair. Picture: PA.

Patients relying on crowdfunding to buy wheelchairs, doctor warns

Health
Have you bought any of the sandwich fillers?

Sainsbury’s recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Business
The CasusGrill

Cardboard disposable barbecue aims to be a hit among eco-friendly grillers

Lifestyle
British folklore and fairy tales are at risk of dying out, say researchers

Goodbye Robin Hood, Nessy and King Arthur? British folklore and fairy tales ‘dying out’ as parents fail to pass them on

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CCTV needed to catch fly tippers in Millfield

Your Say 2

William Quinn great man of the people

Your Say

Employees need regular sunshine breaks

Your Say
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Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Finding the right fitness trainer for you in Sunderland

Opinion
Sunflowers growing amongst vegetables on an alloment. Picture by Mark Bolton/IGPOTY

Gardening: Get snapping to be in with a chance of winning a trip to the Netherlands

Lifestyle

Can income from a pension affect my benefits?

Opinion
Exercises like hill climbs are designed to get the whole of your body moving.

Shaping Up Summer Body Challenge: Workout 2

Opinion