Sunderland Echo

Sunderland children's services spend £7.7million on agency staff as top boss resigns

Sunderland
Christina Votter and dog Bonnie were rescued after falling into a frozen pond at James Steel Park.

Woman hails 999 hero after she and dog fall into freezing pond

News
William Roney and his brother Miles McBurnie.

Family thank hero firefighters after Sunderland toddler brought back to life after house blaze

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Cabinet approves plans for new Sunderland recycling centre as part of £60million extra spending

News

Sunderland burglar turned to life of crime after mum's death from 'flu jab reaction'

Crime

Police and paramedics team up to keep Christmas nights out safe

News

Have yourself a Mackem little Christmas with Sunderland-inspired gifts

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The Stadium of Light

Win tickets to see Sunderland AFC take on Fulham FC

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Father Marc Lyden-Smith outside St Mary's Church, Bridge Street, Sunderland with the Christmas Lunch poster. Picture by FRANK REID

Sunderland church hosts free Christmas Day lunch for homeless and needy

News
Lee Cattermole was sent off against Wolves.

Lee Cattermole criticism warranted, but Sunderland keyboard warriors still miss point of Coleman's praise

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WWC 0-0 SAFC 09-12-2027. Picture by FRANK REID

Darron Gibson hoping new manager, new style of play and improving fitness can turn around Sunderland career and season

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Josh Kelly goes on the attack against Jean Michel Hamilcaro. Picture by Lawerence Lustig/Matchroom Ringside photos and Mark Robinson/Matchroom Backstage photography.

Sunderland’s Josh Kelly is complete package says Eddie Hearn after Matchroom deal

Boxing
WWC 0-0 SAFC 09-12-2027. Picture by FRANK REID

Chris Coleman considering changes to Sunderland XI ahead of Fulham visit

Sunderland AFC

Sunderland midfielder on contract situation and why winless run at home has ‘hurt pride’

Sunderland AFC 1

Is the ‘Wales formation’ viable for Sunderland in the long-term? The change of shape dissected

Sunderland AFC 1

Lynden Gooch reveals what he has to do to become Sunderland regular - and sheds light on Chris Coleman impact

Sunderland AFC 1

Lee Cattermole and Everton-target Lamine Kone under the spotlight plus latest on Sunderland January transfer plans

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Sunderland midfielder Paddy McNair in action against Burton Albion.

Sunderland boss discusses midfield options ahead of Fulham as Paddy McNair returns to training

Sunderland AFC

Sunderland’s January loan conundrum: What can they realistically do and who should they target?

Phil Smith
Peter Kay has cancelled his upcoming live tour.

Peter Kay cancels UK tour due to 'unforeseen family circumstances'

Whats on
Catfish and the Bottlemen by Jill Furmanovsky

Catfish and the Bottlemen to headline new North East music festival

Music
Nadia Heron's design

Have yourself a Mackem little Christmas with Sunderland-inspired gifts

Sunderland
Pictured left to right: Andrew Hoseason, project manager at Washington Foodbank with David McNee, centre manager at the Galleries Shopping Centre.

How shoppers can support Washington Foodbank this Christmas

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