Sunderland Echo

Former Sunderland footballer Darron Gibson spared jail over drink-drive crash

The Friends of West Park hope to have the land recognised as a village green to protect it from being used as a housing development.

Campaigners aiming to save Sunderland’s West Park from housing await word on village green bid

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Tony Taylor is unhappy about the use of ParkingEye systems at Sunderland Royal Hospital.

Sunderland driver gets hospital parking fine refund after Echo help


School is still failing to make the grade - despite being told it must improve


Sandbag wall built to protect businesses near fire-hit Sunderland waste plant


Girl who can not swim lucky to be alive after being swept out to sea


Picture special: How the North East joined in with the Royal Wedding celebrations


Images released as police launch appeal after robbery

County Durham
Ex-Sunderland manager Chris Coleman.

Could Chris Coleman sensationally return to Sunderland? Stewart Donald leaves door open

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Sunderland owner Stewart Donald.

Stewart Donald hopes to appoint new Sunderland manager 'within seven days'

Sunderland AFC
Charlie Methven and Stewart Donald meet the press at the Stadium of Light.

New owner Stewart Donald discusses Sunderland transfer budget and reveals how much he paid for club

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New Sunderland AFC owner Stewart Donald.

LIVE Stewart Donald press conference as Sunderland takeover gets the go-ahead

Sunderland AFC

Who is Jack Ross, why are Sunderland interested and what happens next? The lowdown on St Mirren boss

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Denis Smith’s advice to next Sunderland manager on how to get out of third tier

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Sunderland youngster signs pre-contract with Dunfermline Athletic

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RECAP: Sunderland AFC news - new names in manager frame, as Donald takeover confirmed

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St Mirren boss Jack Ross

Exclusive: St Mirren boss emerges as a leading contender for Sunderland role

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David Preece: Journalism has been my therapy after retirement but fear and anxiety still hampers the rehab

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One of the new brews

Win a year’s supply of new PG tips brew


Fancy a drink? 16 of the best beer gardens in and around Sunderland

Pubs and Clubs
elrow is heading to the North East

Shindig team up with elrow for enchanted forest-themed clubbing spectacular


Picture special: How the North East joined in with the Royal Wedding celebrations

Sunflower Sunbelieveable Brown Eyed Girl. Picture: RHS

Plenty of new plants set to be unveiled at Chelsea Flower Show

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