16:40Man banned from keeping animals after dogs are found in 'disgusting' conditions
13:18Water company taps into Sunderland illuminations
15:03Can you believe it's 30 years since Sunderland nightclub Chambers opened?
15:03Simon Grayson press conference: Lamine Kone back for Brentford but key Sunderland midfielder a doubt
12:53Plans revealed to build dozens of new homes
10:12From Waterloo to Wearside - Mamma Mia arrives at Sunderland Empire
17:01Simon Grayson says Callum McManaman looks sharp - but he may go for more 'stability' in Sunderland side
07:00Marc Wilson reveals Sunderland ambitions and why he had to leave Bournemouth - as boss hopes for fitness boost
16:47Newcastle takeover talks with Amanda Staveley progressing '˜swiftly' as lawyer reveals update
08:27REVIEW: Mamma Mia, Sunderland Empire, until November 11
18:11Dozens of homes without power in Seaham
14:41'˜Make you look better naked' banner from Sunderland fitness group sparks big reader response
16:19Bottoms up: Sunderland distillery launches autumn-inspired gin
08:20Ex-Sunderland player-manager Terry Butcher 'devastated' after son's death
10:49LIVE Sunderland AFC blog - Simon Grayson press conference, team and injury news ahead of Brentford, winger set for recall?
18:17Forget Hurricane Ophelia - is Storm Brian going to hit the North East this weekend?