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Sinkhole on A1 northbound is causing traffic chaos

Transport
The city centre lane where the incident took place

Police appeal after sexual assault in Sunderland street

News
A petition calling for a new EU referendum has passed 3 million signatures.

Three million people sign petition calling for new EU Referendum

Politics 79

Waggy tails aplenty as Sunderland's four-legged friends mark Armed Forces Weekend in their own way

Sunderland

Lord Sugar says ex-South Shields MP David Miliband can save Labour

Politics 3

Sunderland University chiefs criticised for attending awards night in same week 130 possible job losses are announced

Education

Stricken vessel towed to safety by Sunderland lifeboat

Sunderland

A1 sinkhole road closure to continue until Wednesday

Sunderland
The sinkhole which opened up overnight on the A1 in Gateshead.

Sinkhole on A1 northbound is causing traffic chaos

Transport
A Metro train.

Metro bosses announce plans for £8million training centre in South Tyneside

South Shields 3
Coun Peter Wood, left, and Coun Michael Dixon, with staff and residents of Ashbourne Lodge Care Home.

New pedestrian crossing should make Sunderland junction safer

Transport

Police appeal after sexual assault in Sunderland street

News
Do you have any information about missing Jordan?

Can you help police find missing Jordan Hamilton?

Crime
Graeme Chapman.

Sunderland dad spent £40k he stole from employer on ‘high living’ and trip to New York

News
Daniel Futers

South Shields fairground worker's brutal attack on colleague while manning the waltzers

News

Sunderland University chiefs criticised for attending awards night in same week 130 possible job losses are announced

Education
Visit by the King and Queen of Leshoto to the  Venerable Bede CofE scondary school in Sunderland
Picture by Jane Coltman

Pupils rub shoulders with royalty as king and queen of Lesotho visit Sunderland

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The University of Sunderland.

Uni bosses reassure students following the EU referendum leave result

Education 1
Prof Christine Ennew OBE

A Sunderland academic scoops OBE for services to higher education

News
Alex Peel, Faye Alexanders, Natasha Butler from  Biddick Academy

Wearside teens are hoping to help save lives

News

A1 sinkhole road closure to continue until Wednesday

Sunderland
The sinkhole which opened up overnight on the A1 in Gateshead.

Sinkhole on A1 northbound is causing traffic chaos

Transport
South Shields Town Hall.

Cash-strapped South Tyneside Council overspends by £4.5m

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Graeme Chapman.

Sunderland dad spent £40k he stole from employer on ‘high living’ and trip to New York

News

Three million people sign petition calling for new EU Referendum

Politics 79
Brits took to Google to search for information about the EU after the country had narrowly voted to leave.

Brits Googled 'What is the EU?' AFTER Brexit vote to Leave

Politics
Alison Cudworth, 33, from Roker, with seven-month-old Pomeranian-Chihuahua cross Daisy.

Waggy tails aplenty as Sunderland's four-legged friends mark Armed Forces Weekend in their own way

Sunderland
Former South Shields MP David Miliband.

Lord Sugar says ex-South Shields MP David Miliband can save Labour

Politics 3
Councillor Peter Wood.

Sunderland Conservative leader: ‘Cameron had to go after EU Referendum kick in the teeth’

Politics 6

EU referendum: what time will we have a result?

News 1
The waste dumped by Nixon and the mirror with the registration number blurred out.

Peterlee flytipper to pay over £700 after being caught out by registration number on dumped mirror

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Jo Cox. Picture by PA.

'Fight against the hatred which killed her' - husband of MP stabbed and shot in alleged attack

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MP dies after being shot and stabbed in alleged 'Britain first' attack

Crime

Sunderland drinkers have an increased risk of seven types of cancer

Health
Clare and Mel Dixon renew their wedding vows with dog's Nettie and Oscar

Wearside couple were joined by their beloved pooches as they walked them down the aisle

News 1
Harraton Surgery, Washington

Washington GP surgery out of special measures after ‘good’ rating

Health
Triathlete Dave Ellis who will be taking part in an Ironman to raise funds for St Benedict's Hospice, Sunderland.

Sunderland man takes on Ironman to raise funds for charity helping terminal wife

News
Dr Liz Fuller

Top service for lung patients

News
Brits took to Google to search for information about the EU after the country had narrowly voted to leave.

Brits Googled 'What is the EU?' AFTER Brexit vote to Leave

Politics
The North East, as a region, voted to Leave the EU.

Nine comments from expats about Britain's decision to leave the EU

Sunderland 4
Nigel Farage.

15 things you said about Farage's call to make June 23 a bank holiday

Politics 5
The Landwade blaze.

ON THE WATERFRONT: Tragic ship fires on the Wear

Opinion 1
Lest we forget those who perished ... on the Death Star!

RICHARD ORD: Lest we forget ... the end of the Death Star

Opinion
Money.

LEGAL EAGLE: Seek advice on rent payments

Business