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Woman dies after coach and car crash on A19 slip road

Transport
Joan Barnett died months after she was pushed over in her Sunderland home when she was targeted by the gang.

Gang members who preyed on OAP and conned vulnerable victims out of cash jailed for their ‘sickening’ crimes

News

Police praise bravery of victims after gang of conmen jailed for 11 years

Crime
Bradley Lowery is battling neuroblastoma.

Watch as brave Bradley Lowery becomes face of charity's campaign - as family renew fundraising appeal

News

Charity launched in memory of tragic T in the Park teenager Megan Bell

Seaham

Woman has emergency op at roadside after coach crash on A19 slip road

News

Chance for Sunderland businesses to find out about Tall Ships, Airshow and Illuminations opportunities

Business

Sunderland and Newcastle United fans come together to support brave youngsters in charity match

News
Will you be taking a #SmearForSmear selfie this week?

Cervical Cancer Prevention Week 2017: Show us your #SmearForSmear selfie

Health

Woman dies after coach and car crash on A19 slip road

Transport
A computer-generated presentation of the new flyover. Pic: Highways Agency.

Take a look at the proposed flyover plans for A19 at Testo's junction

Transport
Network Rail is carrying out a6million maintenance programme on the track north of York.

Train users warned of weekend disruption between York and Newcastle

Transport
We are getting reports of an accident on the A19 northbound which is causing delays for commuters.

Three vehicle crash on A19 causes delays

News
Durham Road at Eden Vale. Picture from Google Images.

Sunderland weekend roadworks warning

News

Police praise bravery of victims after gang of conmen jailed for 11 years

Crime
The Sports Direct warehouse in Shirebrook, Derbyshire

Brothers jailed for people trafficking and fraud

News
Joan Barnett died months after she was pushed over in her Sunderland home when she was targeted by the gang.

Gang members who preyed on OAP and conned vulnerable victims out of cash jailed for their ‘sickening’ crimes

News
One victim is in the RVI with serious head injuries.

Teenage gang hunted over assaults which left two victims seriously injured

Crime

Revealed: The North East schools classed as under-performing by the government

Education 2
Success till the end at Sunderland High School.

Closed Sunderland school gained top results in final year as performance tables released

Education 3

Duke of York visits Sunderland University to see how it's preparing workforce of future

Education 1
Sunderland AFC goalkeeper Vito Mannone and senior professional development club coach Kevin Ball, a former club captain meet media students.

Sunderland University students put football stars through their paces

Education
Headteacher Gary Mellefont outside North View Academy.

Sunderland’s newest special school rated inadequate and placed in special measures

Education

Plans for 5,000-job business park receive £42m boost

Business 9
A computer-generated presentation of the new flyover. Pic: Highways Agency.

Take a look at the proposed flyover plans for A19 at Testo's junction

Transport
North East Labour MPs have written to PM Theresa May

North East MPs tell PM Theresa May: Reveal Government 'guarantees' to Nissan over Brexit

Business 4
Network Rail is carrying out a6million maintenance programme on the track north of York.

Train users warned of weekend disruption between York and Newcastle

Transport

North East MPs tell PM Theresa May: Reveal Government 'guarantees' to Nissan over Brexit

Business 4
Barack Obama stands with US president-elect Donald Trump, first lady Michelle Obama and Melania Trump at the White House (AP)

The original Washington gives its verdict on new US President Donald Trump

Washington
John Cummings represented Easington in Parliament for 23 years.

Community says farewell to long-serving MP John Cummings

News 4

Barack Obama: What now for the outgoing President?

Politics 7

Photos of marine mammals suffocating on plastic waste will do nothing to solve our enivronmental problems ... but a ‘bottle tax’ will

Opinion 2
Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Could plastic bottles crackdown follow 5p carrier bag charge?

Environment 8

Rare duck makes a splash in South Tyneside

News 2

Watch as brave Bradley Lowery becomes face of charity's campaign - as family renew fundraising appeal

News 1
Phil Brennan who has had cancer multiple time donates funds to Macmillian Cancer Care.

Sunderland dad who beat cancer multiple times raises £1,400 with ‘I didn’t die’ party

Health
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Warning to older people as Met Office issues cold weather alert

News
E-cig

E-cigarettes ‘attract teenagers who wouldn’t normally smoke,' finds research

Health
The campaign intended to show that not all disabilities are visible.

Tesco announces new toilet signs for those with 'invisible' health conditions

Health 3
Have you bought the biscuits?

Product recall: B&M biscuits recalled due to allergen fears

Offbeat
Bad luck if you break a mirror is the most common superstition in the North East.

Top 5 superstitions revealed - which one is yours?

Offbeat
Ant and Dec

National Hugging Day: The top 10 celebrities Brits want to hug

Offbeat

Search on for Diabetes UK volunteer winner

Your Say

Appeal to Sunderland Council to keep streets clean

Your Say

Council should keep its hands off our libraries

Your Say 3
Ministers are considering a crackdown on single-use plastic bottles.

Photos of marine mammals suffocating on plastic waste will do nothing to solve our enivronmental problems ... but a ‘bottle tax’ will

Opinion 2

KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Leave the PJs for the bedroom

Opinion 4
The apple tree in June 2016, with the desired open goblet shape but yet more work need to be done in the next month or two on remaining water shoots.

GARDENING: Avoid over-pruning fruit trees in winter

Lifestyle

ON THE WATERFRONT: Pounding the River Wear beat

Opinion