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England fans at the Stadium of Light for the England V Australia game.

England game hailed a success by Stadium of Light after Sunderland welcomed tens of thousands of supporters

Sunderland
Wonderlands graphic novel exhibition in Sunderland.

Hundreds turn out for Wonderlands graphic novel exhibition in Sunderland

Sunderland
The Harbour View Hotel in Seaham, which has collapsed.

Seaham's Harbour View Hotel collapses onto the street

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Sunderland parks will be in danger now they are to be left open 24/7, says group

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Washington Galleries restaurant has big makeover

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IN PICTURES: Can you spot yourself in our England v Australia fans gallery?

Football

Sunderland graduate meditates with Elvis to help soothe the soul

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Grace House's Karen Maclennan, centre, and Christopher Lowden, receive �320 from runner Mark Wrightson, left, who took part in the Sunderland 10k.

10k run nets £640 for Grace House

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Do you think there should be tougher restrictions on new drivers?

11 things you said about whether new drivers should be subject to further restrictions

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Rail delays after person hit by train on East Coast Mainline

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Durham Constabulary is looking for teenage cadets to join its ranks.

Durham police force on the lookout for teenage cadets

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Durham Constabulary is looking for 160 new police officers.

Durham Constabulary to take on 160 new police officers

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A cat that has been shot with a pellet gun

Fatal cat shootings are on the rise - but what can be done to stop them?

Crime 3
Kids could be cashing in on good exam results

Parents could pay out £239 reward for kids’ good exam results

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Annette Jeffrey with her new book, Meditating with Elvis.

Sunderland graduate meditates with Elvis to help soothe the soul

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The GCSE maths questions which are stumping millions of adults

Education 7
Centre Manager at The Bridges, Andy Bradley

Two new stores for Sunderland’s Bridges shopping centre

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David Cameron wants to remain part of the European Union.

Nine things readers said about the European Union

Politics 2
The Stadium of Light.

Everything visitors to England v Australia at Stadium of Light need to know

Sunderland
Sharon Hodgson MP.

Echo readers share their views on Sharon Hodgson's latest column

Politics 3
What side of the Channel will 'the Jungle' end up?

10 myths about the European Union, from bananas to custard creams

Politics 8
The Sunderland Aged Merchant Seamans at Trafalgar Square.
From left Trustee's Captain Peter Mitchell and Captain Jim Dibble
Back from left housing director Michael Nevin and housing manager Glen Robson

Search seafaring tenants as historic Trafalgar Square flats sit empty in Sunderland

Sunderland 4
Grace House's Karen Maclennan, centre, and Christopher Lowden, receive �320 from runner Mark Wrightson, left, who took part in the Sunderland 10k.

10k run nets £640 for Grace House

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Legal highs will no longer be allowed to be sold in shops, with authorities to be given powers to prosecute those who sell the substances.

Sunderland addiction service boss welcomes change in legal high law but urges for better education

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Seaham Boot Camp.

SHAPING UP: Limber up for a summer of sport

Health
Jack Cornwell.

The Battle of Jutland: How hero Jack Cornwell became the most famous 16-year-old in Britain

Offbeat 1
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The GCSE maths questions which are stumping millions of adults

Education 7
Tugboat Sunderland

ON THE WATERFRONT: Wear tugboat hero

Opinion
Sharon Hodgson MP.

Echo readers share their views on Sharon Hodgson's latest column

Politics 3
Seaham Boot Camp.

SHAPING UP: Limber up for a summer of sport

Health