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Three-vehicle smash outside Sunderland retail park

Which name will you choose?

Thousands vote to name Sunderland's new bridge - here's your chance to get involved

A police car.

A19 reopens after crash involving two lorries and car

Light showers

Could you give Chloe Gray the gift of life this Christmas?


Student accused of multiple rapes turned to drugs after uncle Tipu Sultan’s murder, court told


Bradley Lowery and Jeff Stelling honoured at JustGiving fundraising awards


Chancellor confirms £337million to replace Metro rolling stock

The New Wear Crossing

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

Do you recognise any of these men?

Police issue CCTV images after disorder at Sunderland AFC game


Sunderland AFC transfer news - Celta Vigo keeping tabs on Cats defender

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Robbin Ruiter is beaten by George Saville for the second time in last Saturday's 2-2 draw with Millwall. Picture by Frank Reid

Honesty the best policy as Chris Coleman addresses Sunderland goalkeeping woes

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Lewis Grabban scores against Villa on Tuesday.

Lewis Grabban reveals Chris Coleman’s methods and why he will flourish under new Sunderland boss

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Captain Ashley Williams reveals Wales squad left stunned by Chris Coleman's departure

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Naylor: Victory over Cats will get Burton back on track

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Sunderland boss reveals why he had to rip up his game-plan for Aston Villa

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Black Cats struggling but this Sunderland ace is on course for a record-breaking season

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England cricketer Joe Root with the Ashes trophy before heading to Australia for the new series.

When do the Ashes start, how can I watch them and who is going to win?


Analysis: Some positives but Aston Villa defeat shows magnitude of Sunderland challenge facing ex-Wales boss Chris Coleman

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The late Rodney Bewes, left, and James Bolam.

Sunderland Likely Lad James Bolam denies rift with late co-star Rodney Bewes

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


Anyone for a tequila? Inside Sunderland’s new Mexican restaurant

Eating Out
The Christmas Nativity at St Leonard's School, Silksworth in 1974 .

The little angels who lit up the nativity stages of Wearside