14:03Are Sunderland stronger now than opening day defeat to Manchester City? How seven of the starting XI from that day could change
14:03Union reveals 380 jobs will go at Walkers factory
14:03Walkers to close North East crisp factory
14:03Sunderland Greggs store moves
14:03Tough new penalties for drivers who commit mobile phone offences must work - lives depend on it
14:03Worrying number of drug poisoning cases admitted to Sunderland hospital
14:03LIVE: Sunderland news - Can George Honeyman or Lynden Gooch spark SAFC's season? Will the Black Cats stay up? Plus all the latest news and views from the Stadium of Light
14:03Sunderland City Council votes to agree next year's budget
14:03Penshaw Monument in Sunderland lights up for cancer charity appeal
14:03TV licences set to rise for first time since 2010
14:03Football teams wanted for new Bradley Lowery Shield tournament
14:03Sunderland U23s discover International Cup fate as new signing vows to improve
14:03Campaign launched to keep Walkers crisp factory open as MP pledges to help workers
14:03Ex-fire chief brandished kitchen knife and threw cutlery at wife in row over cash
14:03Striker Jermain Defoe reveals the approach Sunderland must take to get a result against Manchester City...
14:03Sunderland budget meeting - LIVE
14:03Cheers! Durham bar manager scoops over Â£1million in EuroMillions
14:03Victorian South Shields park set for major restoration project '“ you can help shape its future
14:03Gentoo to cut rents in Sunderland - how much will you save?
14:0310 things you said about today's shock Walkers crisp factory announcement
14:03Scary times on the Derwent Hill night walks - and you loved it!
14:03South Shields man who threatened his ex with home-made stun gun is spared jail
14:03Monty Python's Spamalot returning to Sunderland
14:0390% of Sunderland students offered place at first choice secondary school
14:03Mum's sentence anger after baby suffers racist spit attack
14:03Nando's launches its hottest sauce ever
14:03Tony Gillan: Savings from redundancies won't matter if club doesn't improve on pitch
14:03Sunderland youngsters ready for World Book Day
14:03VIDEO: Manchester City clear favourites but Jermain Defoe always gives Sunderland a chance, says ex-defender
14:03Which was flukiest? Darren Bent's beach ball goal against Liverpool or Mo Diame's lucky looper?
14:03Hartlepool Utd 4 Crewe Alexandra 0: Two-goal Lewis Alessandra eyes repeat show against Exeter
14:03Brighton 1 Newcastle Utd 2: Mags' late, late show shatters title rivals
14:03Royal Philharmonic Orchestra comes to Sunderland Empire for special concert
14:03New powers to punish drivers using mobile phones come into force
14:03Tony Gillan: No, Gary Lineker - Claudio Ranieri's sacking at Leciester City is not so inexplicable
14:03Sunderland College gets FA backing for new women's football project
14:03Sunderland Primary Schools Boys step up Harrison Cup title surge with double success
14:03Could George Honeyman or Lynden Gooch provide the spark needed to kick-start Sunderland winning run?
14:03Sunderland striker Fabio Borini opens up on season of frustration and search for a regular position
14:03Phil Smith: Leicester have one attribute Sunderland are lacking '“ and it could be crucial
14:03Northern League: Chapman double helps Ryhope CW hold champions Shildon in eight-goal epic
14:03South Shields and Billingham Synthonia set up Durham Challenge Cup final date at Hartlepool United
14:03Parents finding it harder to get first-choice school places for their children
14:03Surgery so Happy to be in Best of Health Awards running
14:03'˜Idiot' drivers risking disaster at Sunderland roadworks
14:03RICHARD ORD: I've a dream, a silver dream veg machine
14:03Do you have the naked ambition to take part in the North East Skinny Dip?
14:03SUNDERLAND 10 YEARS AGO: Roy Keane's first award, Quinn on the road