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Dad's speaks of 'panic' as family caught up in 'terrifying' earthquake in Turkey

News
Former Smugglers, Grannie Annies at Marine Walk Roker

Sunderland seafront pub reopens with complete new look

Pubs and Clubs
City Hospital Sunderland NHS Trust has opened its new Integrated Assessment unit (IAU) at Sunderland Royal.

New unit will help Sunderland provide ‘world class’ service

Sunderland
Ten North East MPs are demanding a meeting with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling over the Metro

Sunderland and South Tyneside MPs demand meeting with Transport Secretary over Metro

News

Meet the Sunderland triplets who haven’t missed a single day at school in eight years

News

Watch Sunderland school go red for brave pupil battling brain tumour

News

Concerns over plan to convert Sunderland office block into 154 ‘bedsits’

Sunderland

What will the weather be like for Sunderland International Airshow?

Sunderland
The earthquake was particularly keenly felt in Kos. Pic by PA.

Two dead after earthquake hits Greece and Turkey

News

BBC bosses need to get their act together on pay or face a sonic surprise they won’t forget in a hurry

Sunderland and South Tyneside MPs demand meeting with Transport Secretary over Metro

News 2

Watch dramatic footage of danger drivers' high speed race through Tyne Tunnel

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Extra Metro trains will be running across the weekend.

Extra Metro trains confirmed for Sunderland International Airshow this weekend

Transport 1
The A183/A19 junction

Three-vehicle smash partially closes busy Sunderland road

News

Increase in number of sex offences involving adults in position of trust

Crime
The incident happened in the Ashbrooke area.

Car containing police uniform stolen in Sunderland burglary

Sunderland
Julie Parkin.

Renewed appeal to trace car as part of Julie Parkin murder probe

Sunderland
The case was heard at South Northumbria Magistrates Court.

Man accused of having false resident's permit

Crime

Proms 2017: 22 pictures from Dene Community School

Lifestyle
Left, headteacher Monica Shepherd and Lady Justice Kathryn Thirlwall, with pupils at the tree planting to open St Anthony's Catholic Girls' Academy building.

£15million Sunderland academy opened

News
Pupils at St Anne's RC Primary School in Sunderland wear their favourite colours with pride for Bradley Lowery.

Sunderland pupils show their colours in tribute to Bradley Lowery

News
Kate Row Buck (9) from St Josephs Primary Murton looking t the art work created by herself and fellow pupils on display at St. Bede's school Peterlee. Picture by FRANK REID

School pupils’ artwork created as part of Venerable Bede project goes on display

Education

Proms 2017: 16 pictures from Boldon School

Education

Sunderland and South Tyneside MPs demand meeting with Transport Secretary over Metro

News 2
Billy Hardy (centre) with (from left) Bright Red fundraising manager Lisa Saxton, Jimmy Montgomery, Ashley Elliott Gary Bennett, and Micky Horswill.

New charity role for Sunderland boxer Billy Hardy

News
Hendon ward councillors Barbara McClennan, Victoria ONeil and Michael
Mordey.

Concerns over plan to convert Sunderland office block into 154 ‘bedsits’

Sunderland 8

Watch dramatic footage of danger drivers' high speed race through Tyne Tunnel

South Tyneside 12

Concerns over plan to convert Sunderland office block into 154 ‘bedsits’

Sunderland 8
The former library in Fawcett Street.

New £2.5million plans announced for Sunderland’s former City Library

Politics 18
The announcement was made today. Picture: PA.

State pension age to rise to 68 seven years earlier than planned

Politics 10
How the new estate will look in Healthway, Parkside, Seaham.

Housing estate to expand with new homes plan

Seaham
Julie Elliott MP (left) with daughter Rebecca (centre) and sister Joan (right) after completing a walk to raise funds for Kidney Research UK in June this year.

Sunderland MP whose daughter needs kidney transplant speaks out on organ donation

Sunderland 7

Sunderland park earns Green Flag for fifth time

News
Horden Welfare Park has won a Green Flag Award for the 11th year in a row.

Village chiefs tell of pride at double Green Flag award for parks

East Durham
The waste warship constructed by Surfers Against Sewage. Picture from PA

Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

Environment
Foxes are less common garden visitors in County Durham than elsewhere in the country.

Families asked to help record garden wildlife visitors

Environment 1

Watch Sunderland school go red for brave pupil battling brain tumour

News
Professor Tony Alabaster, University of Sunderlands Dean of Faculty of Health Sciences and Wellbeing, Head of the School of Nursing Sue Brent, the trusts Executive Director of  Nursing and Patient Experience Melanie Johnson and Chief Executive of South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trusts Ken Bremner at the conference.

Conference casts spotlight on unwavering work of nurses and midwives

Sunderland
City Hospital Sunderland NHS Trust has opened its new Integrated Assessment unit (IAU) at Sunderland Royal.

New unit will help Sunderland provide ‘world class’ service

Sunderland
Do you reach for the vacuum cleaner when feeling stressed?

This is what you should do if you're feeling stressed

Offbeat
Linda Keating who is missing from Peterlee.

Residents join search for missing Peterlee woman

News
Will you be tuning in this year?

Celebrity Big Brother announces launch date

News
Do you reach for the vacuum cleaner when feeling stressed?

This is what you should do if you're feeling stressed

Offbeat
The waste warship constructed by Surfers Against Sewage. Picture from PA

Waste warship highlights havoc caused by plastic rubbish on our beaches

Environment

Praise for Durham Miner’s Gala support

Your Say

Sunderland train station can’t take strain

Your Say
The BBC pay list was revealed yesterday, with Chris Evans at the top.

BBC bosses need to get their act together on pay or face a sonic surprise they won’t forget in a hurry

Opinion
Young girl writing whilst studying or doing homework

Bridget Phillipson MP: Tories must learn schools need funds

Opinion
Hiring a car on holiday can be a whole lot of trouble if you are not careful.

Five ways to steer clear of car-hire problems on holiday

Opinion

Richard Ord: Achtung! Time for a Nazi Doctor Who?

Opinion 1