Sunderland Echo

Survey reveals public anger at litter levels on Sunderland's streets

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How Sunderland Echo readers can help our Clean Streets campaign to tidy up our city

The threats were sent via facebook.

Sunderland mum made Facebook threats to melt love rival’s face off


Met Office issues yellow warning over snow and ice along North East coast


Metro misery as trains fail due to severe weather


Sub-zero temperatures hit region as winter bites


Rescuers launch search after report of woman in River Wear

Mark Cooper

Prolific Sunderland burglar among 65 arrests in Christmas crime crackdown Operation Sleigh

Police on a recent walkabout in Houghton town centre.

Yobs kicked out of town in anti-social behaviour crackdown


‘Resilience, diligence, accountability’... Chris Coleman on Sunderland’s path to safety

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Lynden Gooch impressed.

Chris Coleman on Aiden McGeady, John O’Shea and Sunderland’s change of system

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Chris Coleman

Sunderland stopper explains the difference Chris Coleman has made and hails travelling support

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Mike Ashley

Alan Shearer reveals Rafa Benitez 'frustrated' at not being given money he thought he'd get by Mike Ashley

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Sunderland AFC transfer news - Championship rivals Aston Villa weigh up January move for Black Cats striker

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Sunderland U23s 1 Liverpool U23s 4 - January target Ben Woodburn scores as Black Cats suffer home defeat

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Six things learned from Wolves draw - Youngsters step up, Lee Cattermole should know better, bold Sunderland selection pays off

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John O'Shea helps Sunderland earn a point.

Wolves boss aims dig at Sunderland after Molineux stalemate but Black Cats gameplan worked a treat

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David Preece: Goalkeeper recruitment is one department Sunderland have usually got right – until now

David Preece
Simple Minds

Simple Minds, The Pretenders and KT Tunstall announce Emirates gig

Social Room to play at Independent. From left Adam Potts and Matty Smith

Sunderland’s Social Room cap off most successful year yet with hometown gig

The Grand Hotel & Spa, York

Review: The Grand, York + win an afternoon tea for two worth up to £76

Inside The Laundrette

Review: The Laundrette, Westgate Road, Newcastle

Eating Out