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Eight men bailed again over death of Hetton grandfather

Durham
SPORTING MAD: James with grandchildren Rogan Hamilton, Jaiden Hamilton and Keiran Hamilton (left to right)

Sunderland fans passion for the club earns them cash prize

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Appeal after man attacked in Beatty Avenue, Sunderland

Gang leaves victim needing hospital treatment after Sunderland street attack

Crime 5

Anger over damage to Sunderland Illuminations sculptures

Crime

Yobs damage Sunderland Illuminations figures just days after attraction opens

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Plans for new Next store on Sunderland’s former Crowtree site set for thumbs-up

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10 things university students should tick off while in the North East

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Durham Road, Bishop Auckland (Photo: Google)

Couple tied up by raider armed with meat cleaver during County Durham burglary

County Durham

Roadworks changes for Sunderland drivers from next week

Sunderland
The Tyne Tunnel.

Tyne Tunnel maintenance work to take place overnight

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Trapped car passenger rescued after crash in Sunderland

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Road closed after car overturns in Washington

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Hartlepool woman's horror as landslide derails train, causing smash

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Police condemn dangerous driver Allan Hale as he is jailed over Hebburn dad's death

Crime
The scene of the hit-and-run.

Danger driver jailed for six years over hit-and-run death of Gavin Bolam

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Gavin Bolam, from Hebburn.

Motorist admits killing Hebburn dad Gavin Bolam in hit-and-run

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Stewart Anderson, pictured holding his granddaughter Neve Allcroft, with daughters Kelly Beston, left and Kay Allcroft.

Eight men bailed again over death of Hetton grandfather

Durham

10 things university students should tick off while in the North East

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From left, Sunderland College deputy principal and chief exexutive Nigel Harrett, chair of governors Rob Lawson, Sunderland AFC commercial director Gary Hutchinson, college principal and chief executive 
Ellen Thinnesen and assistant principal Vikkie Morton.

Sunderland College nets a new deal with SAFC

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SAFC players visit St Anthonys Catholic Girls Academy. Seb Larsson

Sunderland star Seb Larsson visits school for European Day of Languages

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The winning campaign came from Year 7 pupils of St Wilfrids RC College in South Shields

Newcastle United and SAFC putting rivalry aside for business project

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From left: Pupils Layla Powell, Ellie Hill and Amelia Huscroft celebrate the latest Ofsted report on Hope Wood Academy in Easington Colliery.

Special school saved from ‘quagmire of inadequacy’

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Former Sunderland nightclub boss hit with £1million bill for unpaid taxes and fines

Crime
Artist's impression of the new Bridges extension.

Plans for new Next store on Sunderland’s former Crowtree site set for thumbs-up

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Tombola's Wylam Wharf offices

Full house for Tombola with creation of 80 jobs in Sunderland

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Northern Threads 10th anniversary.
From left Nigel Binnie and Phil Goodfellow

Northern Threads: Celebrating 10 years of the shop they said wouldn’t last

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Council demands public inquiry into policing of Orgreave picket lines during Miners Strike

Politics
Jeremy Corbyn was re-elected as Labour leader on Saturday.

Here's how many of you think Jeremy Corbyn can win the next election for Labour ...

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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton met for the first presidential debate last night. Picture: AP Photo/Matt Rourke.

How the world reacted as Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton clashed

Politics

South Shields MP opens heart over gran’s dementia battle

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

Hartlepool MP calls for end to ‘nastiness’ in Labour Party following Jeremy Corbyn re-election

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Twisted yobs stick pins into swing’s seat at South Tyneside play park

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This winter's storms will all be given a name.

Met Office reveals new storm names - is yours on the list?

Environment
The incident took place near Whitburn

Sea rescue in Whitburn as kayaker pulled to safety

Sunderland

Cute feathery friends make South Tyneside coast their home

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Sunderland dementia charity needs cash to help more sufferers

Health
Reading is among the most popular ways of resting, according to the study.

Two-thirds of us want more rest, Durham academics' study shows

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South Shields MP opens heart over gran’s dementia battle

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Sunderland still a blackspot for smoking while pregnant

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Lord Sugar will return to TV screens next week, as The Apprentice returns on October 6.

The Apprentice: Meet the hopefuls aiming to impress Lord Sugar

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What's your favourite comic series?

How many of these kids' comics do you remember from your childhood?

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More and more people are using their phones while eating out.

How smartphones are changing the way we eat

Lifestyle

LEGAL EAGLE: Claiming medical negligence

Opinion
A snow dog

KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Get out and track snow dogs

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A body weight squat.

SHAPING UP: Four ways to burn off more fat

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Jim Smith at the Sir Thomas Allen Centre in Doxford Park, Sunderland.

WEARSIDE MATTERS: Providing the Essence to help dementia sufferers socialise

Health