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

Drug-driver Connor Emms.

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

The Old Bailey

Sunderland man appears at Old Bailey accused of encouraging terrorism

Heavy rain

Four teenagers arrested after alleged anti-social behaviour in Sunderland community


Sunderland woman ‘allowed dog to starve in front of children’


I second that emulsion! Couple who met over paint pot celebrate 60 years of wedded bliss


Steve Cram hangs first bauble on Sunderland hospice Christmas tree in memory of late aunt

The A195 in Washington. Copyright Google Maps.

Disabled man robbed of cash while on mobility scooter

Sunderland Echo Christmas Toy Appeal with children from Sunningale School and Hope 4 Kidz apprentice Shannon Crowden.

Toy appeal: How an extra gift from you could make a child’s Christmas

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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Duncan Watmore goes off injured against Millwall.

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

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Lewis Grabban.

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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Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 1: How Black Cats fans reacted to Chris Coleman’s debut defeat

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RECAP: Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 1 - Opening defeat for new manager

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Aston Villa v Sunderland AFC team news: Chris Coleman makes five changes for first game in charge

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Sunderland’s Duncan Watmore suffers more injury heartache

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New Sunderland manager Chris Coleman.

Two huge games for new regime to get Sunderland off to good start

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Two huge games for new regime to get Sunderland off to good start

Gary Rowell
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

Demand to see Peter Kay's first live stand-up tour in eight years has been phenomenal.

Peter Kay announces FIVE extra North East dates due to phenomenal demand

Whats on
James Arthur put on an emotional performance at the Metro Radio Arena.

Review: James Arthur, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle

Lily Welch turns 100 years old.

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

Houghton and Hetton
Durham City Lumiere Light Festival 2017.

240,000 flock to Durham’s Lumiere spectacular


Virgin Trains puts 300,000 half-price East Coast tickets up for sale