17:49Former Newcastle keeper Steve Harper: Why I've signed for Sunderland
17:06Anger over parking charges rising at The Bridges
17:25CONFIRMED: Ex-Newcastle keeper Steve Harper joins Sunderland on short-term deal
17:02Convicted Sunderland sex offender on the run
13:38Victory in husband's campaign for same-sex marriage to be recognised on death certificates abroad after loss of Houghton man
16:19Sunderland U18s 2 Liverpool U18s 1: Nelson stuns Reds with stoppage-time winner
15:58First look: RAF-themed Sunderland pub reopens after Â£75,000 revamp
15:17Thumbs up for Â£10million Sunderland hotel plan at Joplings site
14:22Pictures: Do you have any information about Washington burglaries?
14:29Swansea insist Andre Ayew is going nowhere, but ARE interested in Sunderland's Fabio Borini
13:59Pc David Rathband negligence claim ruling expected within weeks
13:51Drunken thug who attacked disabled 'father figure' with his own walking stick and pint glass has jail term slashed
13:4611 stories from the region you might have missed this week
13:05When and what is Groundhog Day?
13:10North East weather: Your weekend forecast
15:11Five questions facing Sam Allardyce for Sunderland's crunch clash with Bournemouth
13:06Sam Allardyce: Sunderland defensive record '˜really bugs me'
13:03Joplings hotel plan '˜exactly what Sunderland needs,' says business improvement boss
12:51A Wearside man is on the road to recovery in Cuba
12:16Multi-million pound project in Sunderland city centre is under way
11:49QUIZ: How well do you know Sunderland AFC?
11:52Search after distressed woman seen in Whitburn
11:34Judge attacks Newcastle owner Mike Ashley's 'intimidating' tactics, claims Sports Direct abused legal system against Rangers boss
11:05RECAP: Chris Young answers your Sunderland transfer questions on Ayew, Harper and Defoe
11:08Holocaust Memorial Day: Stories of Jewish refugees remembered in commemorative quilt
11:01Children given a head start with foreign language classes
17:30Sunderland v Bournemouth: Remember all seven meetings between the clubs ahead of crunch Premier League clash
10:57Sunderland AFC news: Black Cats linked with Porto midfielder, Ayew latest, Allardyce to move for Harper?
10:46Leap Year 2016: Why do we have February 29 this year?
10:53Sunderland's hidden architectural gems revealed
10:36Â£30million new Rolls-Royce plant for Washington
10:48Horrible Histories author to star as Zeus on Sunderland stage
10:34Sunderland thief stole dog summer dress from pet shop, and other crooks in court
10:20Sunderland tearoom in running for WOW247 award
10:02CCTV appeal after man attacked on train after challenging comments made towards his girlfriend
10:00WATCH: Sunderland youngster scores stunning goal against Manchester United
09:57D'oh! Home Office spelling error in English test announcement
09:50Parent campaign being launched to save historic city school
09:49Witnesses sought after van driver attacked in broad daylight in Sunderland
09:37Sunderland v Bournemouth: Black Cats warned of Eddie Howe's masterplan
09:32Eddie Howe reveals how close Bournemouth came to signing Sunderland's Jermain Defoe
08:58Sunderland AFC live: The very latest transfer news from the Stadium of Light
07:38How a Sunderland dancer became a West End star at just 11 years old
08:25Parking charges rise at Sunderland shopping centre the Bridges
08:09The decision is the publics
08:07Bosses must not hide away
08:04Not the way to cut costs
07:58How's your driving? North East has UK's safest motorists according to insurers
07:23Asda cuts cost of diesel again as oil prices continue to fall
05:00The Voice hopeful Billy Black aims to please his biggest fans '“ his kids!
08:00Watford v Newcastle: Colback ready to return to left-back role he played with Sunderland
07:30Sunderland new boy Dame N'Doye to get immediate chance against Bournemouth
09:00Sunderland skipper John O'Shea talks transfers, Bournemouth and Jan Kirchhoff
06:00Sam Allardyce had hoped for more transfer progress, as Sunderland continue Andre Ayew hunt
08:30Boro chief wary of on-song Forest as leaders look to kick on again
05:30Transfer latest: Newcastle may switch search away from Berahino
11:30Northern League: Match of the day at Ryhope CW as Arca and Co take on closest challengers
11:00Confident Sunderland RCA gunning for home Vase progress in Sleaford crunch
17:30Durham Alliance Combination League: Oddies on fire to boost title push
15:00Wearside League: Silksworth chairman backs more use of 3G surfaces to ease backlog
05:00Â£10million hotel plan for former Joplings site in Sunderland
05:00Former apprentice Phil's Downing Street day out
10:00Wise Men Say: Sunderland's relegation rivals Bournemouth make me sick!