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Murder accused took ‘smiling selfie’ after raping ‘tiny’ mum and setting body on fire, court told

You could be at Saturday's home game for free

Win tickets to see Sunderland AFC take on Middlesbrough FC

A front view of a three bedroom house proposed as part of the 37million Chester Gate development in Sunderland

Revealed: How 500 new homes in Sunderland could look in major £37million plan

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Royal fever grips Sunderland as William and Kate visit The Fire Station


Police officer goes on trial accused of assaulting prisoner


Double arson attack at Sunderland pubs


Watch Sunderland greet William and Kate in city centre


Duke and Duchess of Cambridge put some of the final touches to Sunderland’s Northern Spire landmark

Campaigners at the hospital meeting

Campaigners' anger as health chiefs vote to move hospital services from South Tyneside to Sunderland

Paddy McNair makes a run at Bolton on Tuesday. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland’s Paddy McNair on injury troubles and the relegation fight

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Sunderland owner Ellis Short.

Thousands of Sunderland fans sign petition calling for owner Ellis Short to sell the club

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Lamine Kone clears the ball. Pictures by Frank Reid.

Six things learned from Bolton defeat - Sunderland have one foot in League One as Ashley Fletcher struggles again

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Player ratings as Sunderland slump to bottom of league after Bolton defeat

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Chris Coleman reveals why Sunderland are struggling in front of goal as relegation fears heighten

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Chris Coleman keeps the faith despite Sunderland’s ‘soul-destroying’ stay in bottom three

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Angry Sunderland boss Chris Coleman hits out at 'bizarre' referee decisions in defeat to Bolton

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Bolton Wanderers 1 Sunderland 0: New low as Black Cats hit rock-bottom in the Championship

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John O'Shea and Lee Camp come under pressure at Bolton. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland fans feel the season’s over now - and rap Ellis Short - as Black Cats go bottom of the table

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This horrifying statistic says all you need to know about the abysmal Sunderland players

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Paloma Faith

Win: Five pairs of tickets to Paloma Faith at Newcastle Arena

A scene from short film Venus

Sunderland Shorts Film Festival reels in submissions

What's your favourite film directed by Sir Ridley Scott?

What's your favourite film directed by Sir Ridley Scott?

Holy Trinity Church in the East End

How you could help save a Sunderland church before it collapses


Smiling faces at Stadium of Light gigs in Sunderland - can you spot anyone you know?


Chippy of the Year: Here’s your Top 10 - now choose a winner