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Become a part of Sunderland’s history and vote to name the new Wear crossing

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Artist's impression of how new Metro trains may look

Chancellor confirms £337million to replace Metro rolling stock

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Sharif is on trial at Newcastle Crown Court.

Student accused of multiple rapes turned to drugs after uncle Tipu Sultan’s murder, court told

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Could you give Chloe Gray the gift of life this Christmas?

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Bradley Lowery and Jeff Stelling honoured at JustGiving fundraising awards

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Police issue CCTV images after disorder at Sunderland AFC game

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The late Rodney Bewes, left, and James Bolam.

Sunderland Likely Lad James Bolam denies rift with late co-star Rodney Bewes

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Drug-driver Connor Emms.

Drug driver admits causing death of young pedestrian in hit-and-run smash

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Sunderland boss reveals why he had to rip up his game-plan for Aston Villa

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Black Cats struggling but this Sunderland ace is on course for a record-breaking season

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England cricketer Joe Root with the Ashes trophy before heading to Australia for the new series.

When do the Ashes start, how can I watch them and who is going to win?

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John O'Shea battles to keep Aston Villa at bay last night. Picture by Frank Reid

Chris Coleman has this message for his struggling Sunderland players after defeat to Aston Villa

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Six things we learned from Chris Coleman's first game in charge of Sunderland

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Ex-Sunderland boss Steve Bruce on Chris Coleman and the challenge facing him

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Sunderland boss fears the worst over Duncan Watmore knee injury and reveals Jonny Williams needs surgery

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Player ratings: Who stood out in Sunderland's 2-1 defeat at Aston Villa?

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Sunderland boss Chris Coleman.

Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 1: Chris Coleman's reign starts with defeat at Villa Park

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Analysis: Some positives but Aston Villa defeat shows magnitude of Sunderland challenge facing ex-Wales boss Chris Coleman

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The late Rodney Bewes, left, and James Bolam.

Sunderland Likely Lad James Bolam denies rift with late co-star Rodney Bewes

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The Keel Square switch-on will take place next week.

Here's when you can see the Christmas lights switched on in the Sunderland area

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The Christmas Nativity at St Leonard's School, Silksworth in 1974 .

The little angels who lit up the nativity stages of Wearside

Retro
Lily Welch turns 100 years old.

Want to reach 100? A bag of pork scratchings a day is the key, says Sunderland grandma

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