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Sunderland man turned to drug dealing due to national insurance number problem

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

‘We are devastated’ say daughters of granddad who died after Durham club disturbance

County Durham
Sunderland Royal Hospital.

Suicidal man stole drugs from Sunderland Royal Hospital

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JD Sports in The Bridges Shopping Centre

Shopper in ‘Afro man’ rant at Sunderland sports shop assistant

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England manager Sam Allardyce thanks Sunderland fans for 'absolutely magnificent' support

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Bonny Babies 2016: The search is on for Sunderland's cutest kids

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Relive the thrills of the Red Arrows spectacular in Sunderland's skies

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The 4th Regiment Royal Artillery will march through Sunderland to exercise their Freedom of the City.

Royal Artillery to exercise its Freedom of the City with march through Sunderland

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Part of Sunderland road to be closed for weekend next month as part of New Wear Crossing works

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Police have arrested four men following a fatal crash in Gateshead.

Four arrested after fatal crash in Gateshead

Transport
Four people have died in a car crash near Scarborough.

Four dead after HGV collides with car on North road

Transport

Man to appear in court following armed swoop in South Shields

News
Police were called to Herrington Park. Copyright Google Maps.

Police called to children's play park in Sunderland after report of man acting suspiciously

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Sam Allardyce. Picture by PA.

Judge orders fresh trial in alleged Christmas hampers fraud case involving ex-Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce

Crime
Former home of drug dealer Andrew Stoker, Canon Cockin Street, South Hendon, Sunderland.

Sunderland man turned to drug dealing due to national insurance number problem

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Sunderland primary pupils are urging motorists to slow down

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Brandon Woodward, left, and Ben Forster were among the Boldon School pupils who studied Japanese Noh Theatre.

Children earn arts award with Japanese-inspired work

Education
Schools Annual Dance Festival at Sunderland Empire.
Fulwell Junior School pupils with BBC Jeff Brown

Hundreds take part in Sunderland Schools’ Annual Dance Festival

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Ofsted pic
Venerable Bede secondary school
Headteacher emailing in names for pic

Sunderland academy delighted with Ofsted inspection success

News
Schools Annual Dance Festival at Sunderland Empire.
Fulwell Junior School pupils

Youngsters took to the stage at the Sunderland Empire for the city’s annual dance festival for schools

News
Dalton Park

What you had to say about the opening of Dalton Park’s new Cineworld cinema

News
Work on the New Wear Crossing is already underway.

Part of Sunderland road to be closed for weekend next month as part of New Wear Crossing works

News 1
The latest version of Amazons Prime Air drone

Amazon to trial delivery drones in UK skies

Business

Royal Artillery to exercise its Freedom of the City with march through Sunderland

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Plumtree Avenue residents and children are angry over grass not being cut by council.
Bernadine Anderson

Families plead with Sunderland council to keep community ‘respectable’

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MP Sharon Hodgson.

Wearside MP urges Transport Secretary to back Metro extensions plans

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Prime Minister Theresa May

SHARON HODGSON: City’s voice must be heard in Brexit talks

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Millfield Lib Dem councillor Niall Hodson at Kayll Road Library.

Sunderland council urged to spare remaining libraries as the service prepares for more cuts

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Plans to reintroduce lynx into the North East

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A teenager who was left fighting for his life in hospital after taking drugs is improving, police have confirmed.

Police confirm Sunderland teen's condition is continuing to improve after taking drugs

Environment
The Sunderland International Airshow last year.

What's the weather going to be like for the Sunderland International Airshow?

News
Residents campaigning to Keep Boldon Green. 
From left, Roz Hughes, Clare Newton, Jillian Duncan and Jayne Macie.

Residents’ fight goes on to Keep Boldon Green

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Campaigners fear new management structure moves hospitals’ merger a step closer

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Sunderland Royal Hospital.

Suicidal man stole drugs from Sunderland Royal Hospital

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Staff at Seaham-based mailing house MetroMail at the health and wellbeing roadshow.

Delivering health and wellbeing

Health
Drinkers are being urged to join Dryathlon in aid of Cancer Research UK.

Drinkers urged to join Dryathlon and ditch the booze in September

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How curry could help fight cancer

Offbeat
Console wars: will you be buying one?

Console war erupts as Sega takes on Nintendo with retro Mega Drive

Offbeat
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Animals cause £500,000 damage to over-50s’ cars

Offbeat
The world's last video recorder will roll off the production lines this month.

5 things we won't miss about video recorders

News 2

LEGAL EAGLE: Aftercare services may be free

Opinion
Roker sea front

KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Hoping for lots of summer sun

Opinion 1
Garlic bulbs.

GARDENING: Get your garlic dried out to last into winter

Lifestyle

ON THE WATERFRONT: How rail shaped the docks

Opinion