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Sunderland Empire statue Terpsichore back in place after repair works

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Tipu Sultan

Family of murdered Tipu Sultan speak of "struggle" without him

Crime

Brave Bradley Lowery wishes supporters a Merry Christmas as he switches on festive lights

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The opening of the exhibition at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens. Picture: North News.

Anarchy in Sunderland? Punk exhibition opens at city museum

Sunderland

Killer drivers could face life sentences under Government crackdown

News

Sunderland Post Office closed by strike action

Sunderland

Former mining community honoured with new Ray Lonsdale statue

News

Government to hear what Sunderland wants from Brexit

Sunderland
Loghan and Hayden MacDonald at the Junior Great North Run 2016.

Caring brothers recognised for efforts to raise hundreds for charity

News

Killer drivers could face life sentences under Government crackdown

News 4
The A19 southbound at Herrington. Picture from Google Images.

Vehicle fire closes A19 at Sunderland

Sunderland
South Hylton Metro station

Sunderland Metro services restored after failed train cleared

Sunderland 1

How £100million scheme could transform the A19

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Durham Station.

Gas leak at Durham station sparks major train delays

Durham

Police appeal for witnesses after North East man dies in three vehicle crash

News
Northumbria Police are appealing for information to help find missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart.

Have you seen missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart?

News
Alan Shearer

Alan Shearer urges football abuse victims to come forward

Sunderland
Tipu Sultan

Family of murdered Tipu Sultan speak of "struggle" without him

Crime

Sunderland school flying high as it celebrates 50 years

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Students from the first intake to the course, from left, Joshua Bell, Connor Rippon, East Durham College engineering lecturer Brian Rowe and Connor Mason.

East Durham College engineering course up and running

Education
Staff and pupils at Washington's Columbia Grange School celebrate its third successive 'outstanding' rating

Number of Sunderland pupils in good or outstanding schools is up - but city still trails

Sunderland
Principal and chief executive Ellen Thinnesen outside the main entrance to the new Sunderland College City Campus.

City college scoops £50,000 cash grant

News 1
Teaching assistants on a previous demo outside County Hall in Durham.

County Durham teaching assistants call off strike after 'positive talks'

News 3

Vehicle fire closes A19 at Sunderland

Sunderland
South Hylton Metro station

Sunderland Metro services restored after failed train cleared

Sunderland 1

How £100million scheme could transform the A19

News 7

Ponies to be the mane event once more in return to Cleadon Hills

News 8
Nissan's Sunderland plant

Tory MP wants Government to reveal if it made any financial promises to Nissan over Sunderland plant

Business 13
Sunderland Magistrates' Court.

Government decision on Sunderland Court Complex to be made by end of March 2017

Politics 10
former Sandhill Coun Jacqui Gallagher.

Sunderland councillor who lost seat after failing to attend meetings speaks out

Sunderland 21

Ponies to be the mane event once more in return to Cleadon Hills

News 8

Flytippers count the cost after ditching black bags lands them in court

News
Burst water main in Dean Terrace, Southwick.

Water officials are dealing with a burst water main in Sunderland

Environment
Rubbished dumped at the back lane of Eden Vale

Shameful state of Sunderland back lane as flytipper uses it as a dumping ground

News 15

Brave Bradley Lowery wishes supporters a Merry Christmas as he switches on festive lights

News
Sisters Olivia Crawford (15) and Georgia Fletcher (22), wrote the single Our Superhero (A Christmas Wish)' to raise funds for Bradley Lowery.

Sisters’ Christmas song hopes to raise cash for brave Bradley Lowery

News 1
Mother Amy Agnew has made a hospital complaint over the treatment of her eight-week-old daughter Scarlett. They're pictured with her partner Steven Gardener and their other daughter, one-year-old Esmae.

Sunderland couple’s nightmare over baby daughter ‘abuse’ allegation

News 8
Donwell House in Washington

Wearside care home still in special measures after again being rated inadequate

Health
Paul Parker with Dr Jo Paterson

Houghton dad's gift for air ambulance life-savers

News
Steve Martin has been mistaken for a football referee following Newcastle v Nottingham Forest.

Hollywood actor Steve Martin trolled by Newcastle fans after he is mistaken for referee

Newcastle United 1
Share your pictures with us for Santa Paws!

Santa Paws 2016: Send us your festive pet pictures

News 2
Britain could be a major wine producer and exporter by 2100, says a new study.

Could the North East become a major producer of pinot grigio?

Business 1
Zinnia Sombrero. Picture by Mr Fothergill's

GARDENING: The borders barmaid – my pick of the bunch

Lifestyle
Sunderland Magistrates' Court.

JULIE ELLIOTT: Hope at last for new courts for Sunderland

Opinion 4
Sunderland Street Pastors prepare for a busy December.

WEARSIDE MATTERS: Sunderland Street Pastors prepare for a busy month

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Brad Ord

RICHARD ORD: Smells like teen spirit ... or arrogance musk

Opinion 1