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How to recover after being made redundant

There's no dressing it up, redundancy is difficult to deal with. It’s a bitter blow to your self-esteem, your finances, and often your health.
Business
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Contestants wanted for long lost family TV show

Whether its divorce or distance keeping you apart, this new show wants to help you unearth those family secrets and reconnect long, lost families.

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Busted.

Busted confirmed as next act on South Tyneside Summer Festival line-up - with same £5 priority ticket charge

Boy rockers Busted have been confirmed on the line up for this year's summer gigs in South Tyneside.
Music
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Sharon Hodgson MP: We must never the terrorists win

The last week has been dominated by the news of the London terror attack last week.

Opinion
Colin Gregg

Son of Greggs founder to be jailed for sex attacks on young boys

The son of the founder of the Greggs bakers chain will be jailed today for indecently assaulting four boys.

Crime
The A19 at Dalton Park. Picure from Google Images.

Delays as accidents hit A19 and A1

There were delays after accidents on two of the region's busiest roads this morning.
Transport
Duncan Watmore

Sunderland star Duncan Watmore in Bahamas boat rescue

Sunderland star Duncan Watmore helped save the lives of three elderly passengers in a Bahamas boat accident, a national newspaper has reported.
News
Another shot oif the scene. Pic: County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service

Firefighters tackle Durham barn blaze

Firecrews are tackling a barn fire on the outskirts of Durham.

News
Gary Anthony Young outside of Sunderland Magistrates Court. Picture by FRANK REID

Sunderland roofer convicted of cheating clients to be sentenced at Crown Court

A Sunderland builder who was convicted of overcharging clients and placing a misleading advert is to be sentenced at crown court.

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Email received a job applicant from TSB.

Bank bosses ‘inundated’ with applications to fill 107 new jobs in Sunderland

Bank bosses say they have been inundated with applications after plans for more than 100 new jobs at a Sunderland call centre.

Sunderland
KL Pony Therapy owner Katy Smith and employee Amelia Chapman with Blondie (left) and Poppy.

How ‘pony therapy’ helps Sunderland dementia sufferers

Two tiny horses brought joy to dementia sufferers on Wearside at a canter.

News
New Grace House chief executive Victoria Brown.

Meet the Sunderland woman taking charge of Grace House

The new boss in charge of Grace House has spoken of her vision for the charity and how she wants it to be a “regional asset”.

News
One person has been taken to hospital with minor injuries following a road accident in Durham.

One person taken to hospital after Durham road accident

One person has been taken to hospital following a road accident in Durham.

News

Watch the moment a brave Sunderland shopkeeper wrestled with a knifeman during a terrifying store robbery

A brave Sunderland shopkeeper wrestled with an armed robber who grabbed his till during a terrifying raid.

Sunderland
Bradley Lowery with Sunderland AFC striker Jermain Defoe.

Bradley Lowery too ill to see 'best friend' Jermain Defoe after taking turn for the worse

Brave youngster Bradley Lowery was forced to cancel a visit from his 'best pal' Jermain Defoe after his health took a turn for the worse.

News 5
Jeff Stelling prepares for the March for Men

Sunderland AFC supports Hartlepool Soccer Saturday presenter Jeff Stelling's March for Men

The Black Cats have announced they will be supporting Jeff Stelling’s March for Men as he prepares to walk 15 marathons in 15 days for charity.
Hartlepool 1
Newcastle Crown Court.

Judge spares homeless "pitbull-type terrier" from destruction after it bit two passers-by

A judge saved a homeless man's pet dog from destruction after it bit passers-by who tried to stroke it during two city centre attacks.

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The Gentoo site at Broomhill, in Hetton

300 new homes to be built in Sunderland - where will they be?

More than 300 new homes are to be built in Sunderland.

Politics
Nearly 130 motorists were caught without a seatbelt in the week-long crackdown.

Nearly 130 motorists caught without seatbelts in week-long crackdown

More than 100 motorists were caught flouting the law by failing to wear a seat belt in a week-long crackdown across Cleveland and Durham.
Crime

‘Love not leave’ or ‘destiny in our hands’ - Brexit continues to divide Wearside

Campaigners have called for the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union to be ditched on the day the Brexit process has been triggered.

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