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Police searching for missing 12-year-old say he could be in Peterlee

A schoolboy missing for a week could be staying in East Durham according to the police trying to track him down.
East Durham
Police vehicles on the scene of the incident in Bexhill Road in Town End Farm.

One man injured and another arrested in disturbance inside club

A man is being questioned by police following an attack in a Sunderland club.

Sunderland
Race for Grace obstacle race at Herrington Country Park on Sunday.

Hundreds of runners overcome obstacles to raise cash for Grace House

More than 200 fun-runners of all ages braved blowy conditions and obstacles to complete a 5k run in aid of a Sunderland respite centre.

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The Great North Air Ambulance was called in to help transport a man to hospital after a collision at the event.

One biker dead and another seriously hurt as police call off North East motorcycle event

Police say they were forced to shut down a motorsport event today after one rider died and another seriously injured in separate accidents.

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A picture tweeted by @DurhamRPU after they pulled over a taxi in the early hours of this morning.

Driver loses taxi licence after failing roadside drug test in early hours check

A man has had his taxi licence revoked today after he failed a roadside drugs test for cocaine and cannabis.

Seaham
What lies ahead for the Stadium of Light, its players and manager?

Fans question future leadership of Sunderland in aftermath of relegation

Disastrous recruitment of players, David Moyes’ management and long-term management issues within the club - these are just a few of the reasons fans say Sunderland’s failure this season was inevitable.

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The Metro service has been hit by delays.

Replacement bus service in place as Metro service suspended on section of line

Metro services have been suspended along a stretch of the line following an afternoon of disruption.
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Fans have reacted to owner Ellis Short's statement after Sunderland's relegation.

How Sunderland fans reacted to owner Ellis Short's relegation apology

Sunderland fans have been reacting on social media to owner Ellis Short's statement after the Black Cats' luck finally ran out.
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Police appeal after driver, 66, dies in collision

Police appeal after driver, 66, dies in collision

A 66-year-old driver died after an accident in Washington.

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Sunderland 10k and Half Marathon 2016.

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Ready to run Sunderland 10k

This past week I’ve been on my travels again and was super lucky to jet over to Jersey to work with an amazing brand.

Opinion

Sunderland fans' dismay as team is relegated from Premier League

Sunderland football fans have reacted with dismay after their team were relegated following a 1-0 defeat at home.
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Workers' Memorial Day service held at Sunderland Civic Centre.

Sunderland service to remember those who died at work

People from across the community gathered in Sunderland to remember those who have lost their lives at work.

Business 9
Judges at the Court of Appeal in London agreed Smith's sentence was unduly lenient.

Rapist's jail term increased for historic crimes after court decides original sentence was too soft

A man who brutally raped two young girls when he was a teenager has had his 'too soft' jail term increased by senior judges.
Crime
Ellis Short

Sunderland AFC record £33million loss

Sunderland AFC's financial results 'must improve significantly,' says Ellis Short, as the latest figures show the club made a loss after tax of £33million in 2015-16.

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Anthony Marsh has been jailed for two years.

Woman saved from sex attacker when her dog bit him on behind

A woman was saved from a shocking sexual assault when her devoted dog bit her attacker on the bottom.

Crime
Aston Merrygold, formerly of JLS.

Ex-JLS singer Aston Merrygold to perform in Sunderland

Chart-topper Aston Merrygold will be taking to the stage in Sunderland next month.

Music
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Gloomy forecast for Bank Holiday weekend in the North East

After a week that's seen sleet, snow, showers, chilly temperatures and some sunny spells, there's slightly better news for the Bank Holiday weekend - but not much.
Sunderland
Kyle Johnson

Teenager speaks of 'living nightmare' after being shot in the head while riding on motorcycle in Sunderland

A 15-year-old boy woke up in a "living nightmare" after he was shot in the head while travelling on the back of his friend's moped by a man who was annoyed by the noise.
Crime
Robert Oliver.

Sunderland Central Conservative candidate for General Election announced

Sunderland Conservatives have selected Robert Oliver as their parliamentary candidate for the general election for the Sunderland Central constituency.

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Delphine and Domingo back in the good old days.

Double act recall their days at Wetherells

The memories just keep rolling in about Wetherells – the nightclub which was a hit in the swinging ’60s in Sunderland.

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