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Trainee accountant Celtic fan spared jail after suffering head injury while attacking Sunderland shop

Sunderland
Quyen Ngoc Nguyen.

Sunderland murder suspects remanded in custody after first crown court appearance

Crime
The Broadway, in Houghton. Copyright Google Maps.

Teenage boys aged 14 attacked in town centre

News

Sneak peek inside Sunderland’s Fire Station development ahead of its opening date

Sunderland

Headteacher of Sunderland nursery hit by ‘distressing’ arson attack calls on community to show support

Crime

Call for help with consultation on Sunderland and South Tyneside hospital plans

News

Bishops urge Government to rethink benefits freeze so poor can care for their kids

Business

Watch Northern Powerhouse Minister's embarrassing Sunderland bridge blunder

News
Tunstall Hope Road. Picture from Google Images.

Drivers urged to take extra care after fuel spill on Sunderland road

News

Why Sunderland need to kick Coach Dave Daubenmire back under his rock

Headteacher of Sunderland nursery hit by ‘distressing’ arson attack calls on community to show support

Crime
The Broadway, in Houghton. Copyright Google Maps.

Teenage boys aged 14 attacked in town centre

News
Quyen Ngoc Nguyen.

Sunderland murder suspects remanded in custody after first crown court appearance

Crime
Police near the Stadium of Light on the day of the Sunderland vs Celtic friendly

Trainee accountant Celtic fan spared jail after suffering head injury while attacking Sunderland shop

Sunderland
Cannabis

Lib Dems 'will continue to back the legalisation of cannabis'

Health

Drivers urged to take extra care after fuel spill on Sunderland road

News
David Bowie during his 1987 concert in Newcastle, sorry, Sunderland.

Minister's rivers blunder echoes Wearside gaffes by singers David Bowie and Roger Whittaker

Transport 1
The Echo has launched a Safe A19 campaign. Will you support it?

'It's not the road, it's the drivers' - 13 things Echo readers said about the A19

Transport 7
If you know the man in this CCTV image then please get in touch.

Police appeal after Metro passenger headbutted during assault

News
Are your kids leaving home next month?

'Empty nest syndrome' when kids leave for university 'can wreck marriage'

Education 2
Natalia Rooks with her exam results

Sunderland teenager battling cancer in the midst of exams gets straight As

Sunderland
English and maths will be graded under the new system.

New GCSE grading system leaving parents baffled, poll shows

Education
Do you know anyone going through clearing?

Going through university clearing? Then make sure you do these four things

Education

Watch Northern Powerhouse Minister's embarrassing Sunderland bridge blunder

News 19
Tunstall Hope Road. Picture from Google Images.

Drivers urged to take extra care after fuel spill on Sunderland road

News
The Bishop of Durham, the Right Reverend Paul Butler.

Bishops urge Government to rethink benefits freeze so poor can care for their kids

Business 1
The Bridges Sunderland

Another big backer joins the search for Wearside’s best businesses

Business

Vote: Do you think cannabis should be made legal?

Health 1

Watch Northern Powerhouse Minister's embarrassing Sunderland bridge blunder

News 19
Cannabis

Lib Dems 'will continue to back the legalisation of cannabis'

Health
The Echo has launched a Safe A19 campaign. Will you support it?

'It's not the road, it's the drivers' - 13 things Echo readers said about the A19

Transport 7
Have you signed our Safe A19 petition?

Nearly 70,000 sign petition urging more transport investment in Northern England

Transport 1

Vote: Do you think cannabis should be made legal?

Health 1
Sunderland Royal Hospital

Call for help with consultation on Sunderland and South Tyneside hospital plans

News 3
Cannabis

Lib Dems 'will continue to back the legalisation of cannabis'

Health
A pedestrian countdown crossing in central London. Health officials have said all councils need to ensure that older people, the disabled and parents with prams have got enough time to cross the road when using pedestrian crossings. Picture by Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Green man not on long enough: Councils ordered to improve pedestrian crossings

Health 1

Ford offers thousands of pounds off new vehicles in bid to get dirtiest cars off our roads

News 1
If you know the man in this CCTV image then please get in touch.

Police appeal after Metro passenger headbutted during assault

News
A partially eclipsed sun, photographed using a special solar filter, where the moon appears to take a 'bite' out of the sun.

Partial solar eclipse will be visible tonight as moon 'takes a bite' out of sun

Environment 2

Proposal to build executive homes on Sunderland’s West Park is ‘municipal vandalism’ say angry families

Sunderland 13
Eyes to the skies on Monday!

There will be a solar eclipse on Monday: what are your chances of seeing it?

Environment 3

Some people have no pride in Sunderland

Your Say

Disappointed in SAFC over away strip

Your Say

Thank you to the good samaritan who came my way

Your Say

Legal eagle: Bail or ‘under investigation’?

Opinion

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Why Sunderland needs to drink more water

Opinion 1
Graham Low doing his full body workout.

Shaping Up: Try five of the best weight-loss exercises

Opinion 1
Chicken and broccoli bake.

Recipe of the week: Chicken and broccoli bake

Opinion 1
Children's toy stamps issued by the Royal Mail

Stickle Bricks, Action Man and Spirograph stamps among new Royal Mail issue featuring classic children's toys

Offbeat
Could Bradley Walsh star alongside Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who?

Is Bradley Walsh lined up for sidekick role in Doctor Who?

News
This year's contestants for the Great British Bake Off. Picture: PA.

Meet this year's Great British Bake Off contestants

News

Call of Duty to feature in 'CODumentary' film on the rise of the blockbuster game franchise

Film