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22 dead in suspected terrorist attack at pop concert in Manchester

Crime
Ged Fitzgerald

Former Sunderland City Council chief reportedly arrested in police investigation

Crime
Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry are still missing following Manchester explosion. (photo Facebook).

Two South Shields youngsters still missing following Manchester blast

Crime
Metro Radio Arena.

Newcastle Arena reassures fans after Manchester terror attack

Music

David Moyes quits as Sunderland manager and wishes club well

Sunderland AFC

Reader poll: Are you happy that Sunderland boss David Moyes has quit?

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Reader poll: Who next for the Sunderland managerial hot seat?

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Stephen Dixon of Easington Lane

Mum saves child from fire after arsonist dad started blaze while they slept

East Durham

Why gardening can be good for your mental health

Mandy Watson

Praise for grass-cutting heroes who helped crash victims after Sunderland tanker smash

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The incident happened on Washington Highway. Image by Google Maps.

Two people taken to hospital after collision on Washington Highway

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A burst water main in Jesmond has flooded the Metro track. Credit: @My_Metro

Burst water main floods Metro track causing commuter chaos

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The air ambulance landed near Ryhope Road. Photo by Matty Hutchinson.

Man injured as car careers down Sunderland embankment

Sunderland

22 dead in suspected terrorist attack at pop concert in Manchester

Crime 6

Flags lowered to half mast in North East as it pays tribute to Manchester attack victims

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Young people at the Manchester Arena following the blast.

Labour campaign visit to the region postponed in light of Manchester bombing

Crime
Ged Fitzgerald

Former Sunderland City Council chief reportedly arrested in police investigation

Crime

Sunderland school manager wins unfair dismissal case after dispute over funding shortfall

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Sunderland 10th most affordable city in the world for university students, finds report

Sunderland
Lecturer Gilly Hope (third right standing) with Sunderland College students and the human books.

Human books bring their stories to life for Sunderland students

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Mrs Philomena Marshall from Durham is made an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) by the the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace. Pic by PA.

Former Sunderland schools headteacher gets OBE from Prince Charles

Education

Hi-tech jobs bonanza with 500 vacancies in software, technology, digital and creative roles

Business 1
If something you've bought goes wrong you shouldn't be afraid to complain.

Why you shouldn't be afraid to complain about faulty products

Opinion
Much can go wrong from that click to commit to boarding the plane. Pic: Shutterstock.

Seven tips to get the best value out of a last-minute holiday

Opinion

Hundreds flock to Stadium of Light Job Show

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Social media companies must not become 'agents of hate' in wake of Manchester attack, says former Minister

Politics 2
Sedgefield Parliamentary hopeful Phil Wilson.

North East Labour General Election candidate says he is no fan of party leader Jeremy Corbyn

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Ged Fitzgerald

Former Sunderland City Council chief reportedly arrested in police investigation

Crime

Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack as world leaders send messages of support

Politics
Cyber attacks are expected during the run up to the election

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

Politics 3

Revealed: Which Sunderland beaches have won the coveted Blue Flag award

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Ayton Allotment holders William Hall (left) and Mark Adcock are looking for a artist to re-paint the containers on the site

Could you be the next Banksy?

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Wasp

Experts warn of 'bumper season' for insects over the summer

Environment 1
Members of Whitburn Neighbourhood Forum and kids who are campaigning to use the Charlie Hurley Centre.

Residents’ fears as Sunderland AFC ‘explore opportunities’ with housing developer over Charlie Hurley Centre

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Average UK adult getting almost two hours less sleep a night than recommended

Health
Parents Martin Dawes and Vicky Curry of premature baby Theo Dawes, seven months are to raise funds for Sunderland Royal Hospital

Appeal to help Sunderland Royal Hospital unit which saved prematurely born boy

Health
Sheila, Hannah and Jason. Picture credit: BBC Newcastle

Baby joy after 15 years of childless heartache for Sunderland mum

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Graham Low and his son Max.

Why having a training partner helps you get in shape

Opinion
Ask for help if you're struggling with your mental health.

Why you should look after your mental health – and get help if you need it

Opinion
Vic Reeves. Picture from PA

Coronation Street fan Vic Reeves 'made up' over landing role in his favourite soap

News 1
The Auf Wiedersehen, Pet cast in a promo shot outside "Thornley Manor", which they worked on while staying at The Barley Mow pub

Auf Wiedersehen, Pet fans bid to save country pub which featured in series

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A seagull hunting for food in Sunderland's Crowtree Road.

Letter of the week: Get rid of your leftovers and you'll get rid of the seagulls

Your Say 1

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Cash in on the latest fashions

Opinion 1
Graham Low and his son Max.

Why having a training partner helps you get in shape

Opinion
If something you've bought goes wrong you shouldn't be afraid to complain.

Why you shouldn't be afraid to complain about faulty products

Opinion
Ask for help if you're struggling with your mental health.

Why you should look after your mental health – and get help if you need it

Opinion