Sunderland Echo

Sunderland man jailed as a teenager for Kevin Johnson murder could be released next year


Join architect George Clarke on a first look around Sunderland’s Beacon of Light

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Sunderland businessman Stephen Curtis, left, died in a helicopter crash in 2004.

MP's doubts over accident verdict for Sunderland businessman's death crash

Sunny spells

Armed raider threatened to stab Geordie Shore star Sophie Kasaei during attempted robbery at celeb's South Shields home


Plea to leave seal in peace as it rests up at Sunderland beach


Roker Pier restoration project nominated for award


Parents consider legal action despite coroner ruling out negligence in death of Sunderland leukaemia patient

Police forces in the North East have received a rating by inspectors.

Police forces in North East rated after visit by inspectors

Traffic delays are reported in the area. Picture by Google Maps.

Delays on A19 after car breaks down

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Deal or no deal? The verdict on Sunderland’s out of contract players this summer

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John O'Shea.

Chris Coleman reveals when Sunderland players will discover contract fate

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Motherwell's former Sunderland and Hartlepool United  keeper, Trevor Carson, gathers a high ball against Celtic.

Ex-Sunderland and Pools man Trevor Carson on missing life-changing Celtic move, sacrifices and painting his own mural

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Lee Cattermole in action against Preston.

No acceptable explanation for Aiden McGeady being snubbed in favour of players who aren’t good enough

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Martin Bain’s revamped department must deliver two key qualities in transfers this summer

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Washington’s McCormack twins target Commonwealth Games gold in Australia


Chris Coleman vows to mix things up – this is one card he has left to play

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Sunderland boss explains why Middlesbrough striker is finding it ‘tough’ and what knocked his confidence

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Jake Clarke-Salter was sent off at the weekend.

Chris Coleman reveals the tactical re-think he’ll have during international break

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Chris Coleman vows to mix things up – this is one card he has left to play

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Blacks Corner, Station Road, East Boldon.

Review: Blacks Corner, East Boldon, South Tyneside

Eating Out
The Northern Spire bridge

Musician will reveal how she plans to ‘play’ Sunderland’s Northern Spire bridge like a harp

Last year's balloon festival

Hot air balloon festival to get off the ground in Durham

Whats on
Claire Sweeney in Crazy For You

Win tickets to Crazy For You starring Claire Sweeney and Tom Chambers at Sunderland Empire

Theatre and Comedy
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