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'Don't let this happen to you' - father of Megan Bell makes drugs plea to other young people and their parents

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Police at the scene

Man found dead in Sunderland cemetery had fatally stabbed himself, inquest hears

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File picture of Durham Market Place

Shops evacuated after illegally parked car sparks suspect vehicle alert in Durham

Crime
Members of the Chance 2 Dance Studion, Bonnes Field, Sunderland who sang and released balloons in memory of Liam Curry and Chloe Rutherford, who were killed in the Manchester Arena bombing.

Balloons fill the skies as thousands pay tribute to devoted North East couple killed in Manchester terror attack

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Bowlers hit out at ‘horrendous’ state of green in Sunderland

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Family of Megan Bell fear she was spiked after inquest reveals she had ecstasy in her system

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Sunderland joins together in tribute to Manchester attack victims

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Bookmaker deputy manager gambled away £2,500 of takings and went on the run

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Yellow weather warning issued for heavy rain, floods, hail, thunder and lightning

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Why gardening can be good for your mental health

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Family escapes sinking boat in Sunderland

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Metro signboards are not giving accurate information this morning

Problems with Metro information boards

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Nothern Rail is urging customers to check before using its trans-Pennine service

North East rail passengers urged to check before travelling after Manchester bomb attack

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Police appeal after North East sex attack on 15-year-old girl

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Oxford Street, Newcastle. Picture from Google Images.

Police appeal after North East sex attack on 15-year-old girl

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Suspected cannabis farm in Hartlepool

Police uncover suspected £400,000 cannabis farm in Hartlepool property

Crime
File picture of Durham Market Place

Shops evacuated after illegally parked car sparks suspect vehicle alert in Durham

Crime 3

Arghhh me hearties - ‘tis a pirate’s life for Sunderland youngsters

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Romeo and Juliet GCSE exam question cock-up may affect thousands of teenagers

Education
l-r Maria Clarke, Place2Be, Christian Robson, headteacher, Helen Ellison, deputy headteacher and pupils from Southwick Community Primary School.

Sunderland school launches mental health project for pre-school children

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Students attend the Work Discovery event at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland Picture: DAVID WOOD

Hundreds to attend Careers Fair in Sunderland

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Award-winning florist Katie-Jane Hermes is now teaching at Sunderland College.

Florist hoping to help Sunderland students bloom

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Fancy being a Metro driver? Transport chiefs are recruiting - and you may be surprised at the pay

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How to unravel the latest tech jargon while shopping for a new smartphone or tablet

Business
Metro signboards are not giving accurate information this morning

Problems with Metro information boards

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Amazon launches 40 new Channels for Prime customers

Business 1

Corbyn launches 'flexible football ticket' policy to help make sport 'for the many, not the few'

Politics 1

ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

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Jeremy Corbyn. Picture by PA

Jeremy Corbyn highlights 'connections' between terrorism in UK and wars overseas

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ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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The Houses of Parliament: the General Election is now less than three weeks away.

Conservative lead over Labour narrows in first poll since Manchester terrorist bombing

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One person taken to hospital after Hartlepool kitchen blaze

Environment

Amazing story of poodle who adopted lamb – and even fed it on her milk

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Ed Tutty of the Sunderland Seafront Traders Association with Trina Murphy Sunderland City Council Assistant Head of Service (Museums, Heritage and Arts) with the 2017 Blue Flag and Seaside Award for Sunderlands Beaches.

Revealed: Which Sunderland beaches have won the coveted Blue Flag award

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Ayton Allotment holders William Hall (left) and Mark Adcock are looking for a artist to re-paint the containers on the site

Could you be the next Banksy?

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Man found dead in Sunderland cemetery had fatally stabbed himself, inquest hears

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Bradley Lowery

Messages of love pour in for Bradley Lowery

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From left: Steven Natton, Aimee Warris, Catrina Flynn of St. Benedict's Hospice, Richard Devlin of the Brain Tumour Charity, Alison Warris, Nev Harris, Michael Warris and Daniel Warris.

Rival Sunderland AFC and Newcastle United fans to stage match for tragic Nissan worker

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The NHS's Blood Donation Service has asked people to keep their appointments.

Blood donors asked to keep appointments in aftermath of Manchester attack

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Average UK adult getting almost two hours less sleep a night than recommended

Health

ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

Offbeat 12

ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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Katie Hopkins. Picture by PA

Katie Hopkins to leave radio station immediately after 'final solution' remarks following Manchester attack

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Fastest count competition pathetic

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Stunning purple of Angelica gigas purpurea.

Gardening: Use big leaves to break up your borders

Lifestyle

Sunderland stands together with Manchester against terrorism

Opinion
Former PNE boss David Moyes resigns as Sunderland manager

At last, David Moyes does something Sunderland fans actually like!

Opinion

Richard Ord: Why we need an animal-based grading structure for exams

Opinion