Adam Johnson case used by NSPCC to demand a change in law over child grooming

Newbold Avenue. Picture from Google Images.

Woman sexually assaulted in Sunderland - can you help police?

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Kismet street, Southwick. Credit: Google.

Sunderland man charged with perverting the course of justice after alleged bogus burglary claim

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A Metro train.

'Shameful' thief who stole Sunderland OAP's Christmas money apologises and returns her cash

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Danger drivers could force closure of major Sunderland road

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Nissan's Sunderland plant in line for major honour

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POLL: Should smoking be banned in all NHS buildings and grounds?

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Photos taken by County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service while firefighters tackle the blaze in Shotton Colliery.

Arson probe gets under way after disused village pub wrecked in 'suspicious' blaze

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KATIE BULMER-COOKE: Don’t be afraid to ask for help

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Sunderland's Seb Larsson loses out to a determined effort from Everton defender Ashley Williams. Picture by Frank Reid

Phil Smith’s analysis: Sunderland middle men no match for Everton’s visionary midfield trio

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Coleman was superb for Everton

Explained: How two of David Moyes' best Everton signings helped overpower Sunderland's 4-3-3

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Sunderland Under-23 coach Elliott Dickman

Burnley U23s 5 Sunderland U23s 3: Defender makes debut but its an afternoon to forget for Elliott Dickman’s side

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Sunderland manager David Moyes

RECAP: Sunderland AFC news - Under-23s crash to defeat, David Moyes sets win target, Jordan Pickford praised

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David Moyes calls on Sunderland attackers to improve as he targets a total of 10 Premier League wins

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David Moyes reacts to Jordan Pickford’s display on return to Sunderland side

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More needed from Fabio Borini and Adnan Januzaj plus five other things learned from Sunderland's defeat at Everton

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Sunderland were beaten 2-0 by Everton at Goodison Park

Match of the Day pundit 'confused' by Sunderland style and says too much pressure on Jermain Defoe

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Cats Eye View: Sunderland’s chances of survival enhanced by return of Jordan Pickford

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The Fratellis

The Fratellis to headline North East music festival

Sunderland University dance students' glass inspired performance

Sunderland dancers put on glass-inspired show


Ice sculptures attract hundreds to Durham

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Neil Fingleton, left, is reported to have died.

Tributes paid to Game of Thrones star and Britain's tallest man after he dies at 36

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