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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Sunderland striker Josh Maja.

Sunderland plan new long-term deals for duo plus Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United make headlines

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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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Ashley Fletcher.

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

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David Preece: Jordan Pickford will be England number one for a long time yet, not just for Russia 2018.

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Blacks Corner, Station Road, East Boldon.

Review: Blacks Corner, East Boldon, South Tyneside

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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

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Lord Nelson, one of the Tall ships visiting Sunderland. Picture: Sail Training International.

The 14 fabulous countries sending ships to Sunderland

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