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Sunderland man battling brain tumour launches charity after defying doctors’ odds

Jordan Towers was a teenager when he was convicted of the murder of Kevin Johnson.

Sunderland man jailed as a teenager for Kevin Johnson murder could be released next year

Sunderland Civic Centre, the headquarters of the city council.

Fancy a job at the top? Sunderland City Council to begin search for new chief executive

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New book honours the ‘forgotten’ female workers in Sunderland’s shipyards


Join architect George Clarke on a first look around Sunderland’s Beacon of Light

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MP's doubts over accident verdict for Sunderland businessman's death crash


Armed raider threatened to stab Geordie Shore star Sophie Kasaei during attempted robbery at celeb's South Shields home

The project has been nominated for a prestigious award. Picture: David Allen.

Roker Pier restoration project nominated for award


Parents consider legal action despite coroner ruling out negligence in death of Sunderland leukaemia patient

Kazenga Lua Lua (right) takes on Ipswich. Picture by Frank Reid

Kazenga LuaLua opens up about striker role, injury woe and silly mistakes hampering Sunderland survival bid

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Deal or no deal? The verdict on Sunderland’s out of contract players this summer

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Ex-Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford.

Jordan Pickford reveals England dream ahead of Russia World Cup with ex-Sunderland ace to start Holland friendly

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John O'Shea.

Chris Coleman reveals when Sunderland players will discover contract fate

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Good news as Seaham Harbour survive to play in 150th anniversary year


Ex-Sunderland and Pools man Trevor Carson on missing life-changing Celtic move, sacrifices and painting his own mural

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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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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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