News

Three escape arson attack on a house in Washington

Crime
Liam Cooperthwaite admitted assault and criminal damage.

'Monster' boyfriend jailed for attacking his ex with a metal pole

Crime

See the latest development as New Wear Crossing passes latest milestone

Sunderland

Thousands sign West Park petition as council calls for end to public sector pay cap

News

Parents of Sunderland teenager who died after prescription drugs overdose make plea to others over dangers

News

Kerry Katona heads to Sunderland for Pride celebrations

Music

Ground-breaking vision for Sunderland’s Stadium Village reach next stage

Sunderland
Could the prize be yours?

It could be you! Secret millionaire in Sunderland as £1m Lotto ticket goes unclaimed

Sunderland

Richard Ord: Boxing clever? More like ‘boxing stupid!’

Richard Ord

Fears over cat cruelty in Sunderland as two pets killed and third shot with air rifle

Sunderland
Pensioner robbed in Durham.

Pensioner suffers broken shoulder in robbery

News
The rubbish found near Leam Court.

Sunderland waste firm director more than £3,000 out of pocket after rubbish found dumped on right of way

Environment
Liam Cooperthwaite admitted assault and criminal damage.

'Monster' boyfriend jailed for attacking his ex with a metal pole

Crime

Delays for passengers after person struck by train

News
Chantry Place, known locally as the top road, in West Rainton.

Warning letters sent out to speeding motorists after spot checks

Transport

See the latest development as New Wear Crossing passes latest milestone

Sunderland
Ryanair

Ryanair pilots reject £12,000 bonus offers to help ease cancellation crisis - and instead ask for better contracts

Transport

College wins £130,000 boost to get students fitter

News
Teaching assistants on a previous demo outside County Hall in Durham

Education chiefs put forward improved pay offer for teaching assistants in bid to end dispute

Education
Gary Mellefont headteacher at North View Academy.

Sunderland special school is making improvements say education watchdogs

News
Sunderland College's city centre campus.

Sunderland College accused of ‘blatant’ ad-van stunt to poach students from rival providers

Sunderland
Participants and producers from Mackem Craic

Mackem Craic in line for award

News

Warning letters sent out to speeding motorists after spot checks

Transport
Dean Brown and Hilary Graves

Little Dish is a big success for former Whitburn Comprehensive pupil Dean

News

See the latest development as New Wear Crossing passes latest milestone

Sunderland
The Port of Sunderland.

Wearside Matters: Exhibition to shine light on city’s port

Business

Sunderland in talks with Royal Navy over new adopted ship after HMS Ocean is decommissioned

News
The Unison and Unite rally ahead of the meeting.

Thousands sign West Park petition as council calls for end to public sector pay cap

News

Ground-breaking vision for Sunderland’s Stadium Village reach next stage

Sunderland
Sir Vince Cable. Picture by PA

'We're not just Ukip in reverse' - Sir Vince Cable calls for wealth taxes at Lib Dem party conference

Politics
Chair of Sunderland Youth Parliament Tom Crawford (foreground) with Tom Newton and Rachel Krajovska

Sunderland youngsters have their say on city’s future plans

News

Sunderland ex-smoker urges others to quit for Stoptober

News
Sergio and Emma Petrucci

£25,000 CHUF fund-raising success is all white in the afternoon for Sunderland couple

Sunderland
98% of GP practices in the North East have been rated as 'good' or 'outstanding'.

North East has largest percentage of 'good' and 'outstanding' GP practices

Health
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Oriental eye worm poses 'significant threat' to UK dogs and cats, warn vets

Sunderland

Sunderland waste firm director more than £3,000 out of pocket after rubbish found dumped on right of way

Environment
Former Sunderland midfielder Jordan Henderson in action recently for England. Pic: PA.

England captain and former Sunderland AFC star Jordan Henderson steps into West Park housing battle

News
Fifteen firefighters tackled a blaze at Sunderland flat.

Fifteen firefighters tackle blaze at Sunderland flat

News
Alex Forsyth with Lily the Labrador and Oliver Sherratt, Durham County Councils head of direct services.

Boy’s poster plea to other dog owners to ‘be nice’ and clear up mess

News
Deputy town clerk Paul Fletcher, Seaham mayor Councillor Sonia Forster, town council leader Eddie Bell and Marie Davies of sponsor Andrew James.

Town wins gold as it shows it’s a cut above in gardening challenge

Seaham
The blanked out faces of Kepier students waiting to have their uniforms checked on the first day back at school this term.

Letter of the week: "Forcing parents to go to expensive shop for school uniforms is so wrong"

Your Say

Parents are doing their best over uniforms

Your Say

Unfair to use just one supplier for school uniforms

Your Say
Jack Bradbury, who died following an overdose in March 2017.

Warning from family of Sunderland teen killed by drugs can’t be ignored

Opinion

On the waterfront: East End hero Edward Brown

Opinion
Sunderland Railway Station.

Time to upgrade the ‘joyless dungeon’ known as Sunderland railway station

Opinion
Rio Ferdinand during the press conference at York Hall, London. Picture: PA.

Richard Ord: Boxing clever? More like ‘boxing stupid!’

Opinion
Fancy some high fashion?

The £14 Primark shoes that are ‘identical’ to £650 Valentino heels

Lifestyle
Have you got one of the books?

First edition Harry Potter book sells for £60k - here’s how to tell if you have one

Arts
Can you help get the cuddly toys home?

Airport seeks to reunite lost teddies with their owners

Family
Have any of your favourites been used as inspiration?

Which TV shows, films and celebrities inspired baby names?

Family