Boy pulled from sea after search for missing teenager off Sunderland coast

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The Guide Post Inn, Ryhope

Concrete slab used to smash Sunderland pub window after drinks pricing row turns ugly

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Sea rescue at Roker Beach

Families speak of shock after missing boy is pulled from water at Roker

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Almost one in five of Sunderland's young people is unemployed.

Almost one in five young people in Sunderland out of work

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Boldon motorcycle accident victim ‘very lucky’ to be alive, says husband


Drunk teen who ‘accidentally fell on child’ abused police officer on Sunderland Airshow duty


Free school uniform bank set up to help struggling Sunderland families

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Burst pipe forces closure of South Shields leisure centre

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PC Mohammed Khan.

Northumbria Police to sign up 600 new recruits as part of employment drive

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Major incident declared after M20 motorway bridge collapses after being hit by lorry

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The steel frame of the first section of bridge deck is almost complete.

Wear getting there - latest pictures show how Sunderland's new bridge is taking shape

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Bank holiday travellers face a frustrating time as 20.7 million drivers hit the roads.

Bank holiday 'carmageddon' looms with worst road congestion for years

Leazes Bowl traffic works

Motorists warned of disruption in Durham City

The A19 in Sunderland.

Delays on A19 in Sunderland following three-car crash


Man threatened with knife at Hartlepool Tesco store

The case was heard at Peterlee Magistrates' Court.

Roman Catholic priest pleads not guilty to fraud charges after church's £90k fund goes missing

The scene at Lake Avenue  in South Shields

New court date set for South Shields man after homes were evacuated during 'bomb' scare

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East Durham College campus ready for intake after £12m redevelopment

John Drummond in action for Sunderland Rugby.

Sunderland rugby players will form guard of honour in memory of teacher John

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Emilia Hepple.

Shiney Row schoolgirl gets 10 A* grades in her GCSEs

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Ellen Thinnesen, principal and chief executive at Sunderland College.

Sunderland College’s message to A-level students who didn’t get a place at their chosen university

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Iain Nixon

College backs the search for the best in Sunderland business

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Northumbria Police to sign up 600 new recruits as part of employment drive

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Sunderland is rated as one of the best places in the country to earn a living.

Sunderland is ‘one of the top ten places in Britain to earn a living’

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iPhone 7 launch date confirmed - and it’s soon

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Revealed: The top UK companies for work-life balance


Sunderland MP raises concerns over SAFC sponsorship deal with shot-term loan company

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Sunderland Civic Centre

Sunderland councillor invites public to sample food at meetings after costs row

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Jeremy Corbyn will face Owen Smith in the leadership contest.

640,000 expected to be eligible to vote in Labour leadership election

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The True Friends of Barnes Park hand over petition to Coun Peter Wood. From left Georgina Hammond age dnine and Gracie Cameron aged nine

Sunderland Conservatives slam councillors for spending £31,000 on Barnes Park event when security has been cut

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Sharon Hodgson.

Sunderland MP joins Jamie Oliver in slamming childhood obesity plans

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What will the weather be like for the last days of the summer holidays?

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Hylton Castle.

Find out more about Sunderland’s hidden heritage treasures

Motorists are reminded that roadworks in Pallion associated with Sunderlands new bridge will be temporarily removed  at the end of the month.

Pallion roadworks to be temporarily removed


Grieving son pays tribute to an ‘amazing mam’ as he vows to raise money for Marie Curie

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Banning children from using technology an hour before bedtime will help them sleep better.

7 ways to get kids into good sleeping habits to head back to school

Vaping could be as bad for your heart as smoking cigarettes, say experts.

Vaping could be as bad for you as smoking cigarettes

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After: Ruby.

Dog Ruby’s happy ending after being rescued from horror backyard


SHAPING UP: Five steps to a healthier heart

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Geordie men revealed as most popular in the UK

Gene Wilder.

Gene Wilder’s greatest on-screen moments

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iPhone 7 launch date confirmed - and it’s soon

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Mr Ellis Short, you have the manager of your dreams now – back him.

Your Say

LEGAL EAGLE: Court a last resort in family dispute


SHAPING UP: Five steps to a healthier heart

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KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Sunniside is full of cool businesses

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Less summer pruning on this old standard apple.

GARDENING: The best time to prune those fruit trees