11:03A (scientific) defence of the Brussels sprout
10:15The Four Present Faces of Christmas
14:2910 Ways to Create a Feeling of Extra Space in a Small Living Room
11:21How to stick to your resolutions this New Year
11:17Diet myths debunked for 2018
11:05Why most of us lean to the right when we kiss
11:08Is your computer secretly mining bitcoin alternatives? A guide to 'cryptojacking'
10:245 interesting things about Burns night. Who was Robert Burns? When is Burns Night 2018?
13:13When will bins be emptied in County Durham going into the New Year?
21:28Rafa Benitez reveals details of a phone conversation with Newcastle owner Mike Ashley
17:46Chris Coleman expecting 'uncomfortable' afternoon for Sunderland as they bid for another home win
17:14Meet our three deserving Dear Santa winners
15:23Good and bad news for Sunderland as boss delivers full injury update
14:33Charity's thanks after '˜thousands of items' donated to foodbank
14:32RECAP Sunderland AFC blog - Good and bad news on the injury front as Premier League manager discusses January move for defender
15:45Gardening: The plants commonly associated with Christmas
14:17Is Lamine Kone Everton-bound? Sam Allardyce delivers honest assessment of Sunderland defender
09:40What time does Sunderland's Boxing Day Dip begin and where is it held?
11:56Cadbury has removed the Fudge bar from some selection boxes and people are not happy
13:59The 10 celebs you'd most like to have Christmas dinner with - and 10 you'd avoid
13:18Pensioner given award for rebuilding 19th Century locomotive
12:48Sunderland pensioner cheated system out of Â£72,000 by hiding wife's existence
08:03Van catches fire after colliding with pub
12:36Big Preview AND TRAILER: Maigret In Montmatre
12:09Review: Engine Room at The Fire Station, Sunderland city centre
12:02Sunderland AFC news - Lynden Gooch on 'huge' home win and former Black Cat on how Chris Coleman has lifted the mood
11:58Sunderland Fans Museum exhibition gets keys to new home at former city train station
11:55Roker Pier in Sunderland back open after major repair work
11:42Santa Paws: More of your pets getting into Christmas spirit
11:37Thousands of Sunderland youngsters '˜don't have a book of their own'
11:03Boyhood Sunderland AFC memories of a shuddering Charlie Hurley challenge on Spurs star
10:51Washington man fined after admitting trading as an illegal scrap dealer
10:31Call made for organ donors as six patients await heart transplants
10:08The average Brit will consume 3.5 million calories from booze over a lifetime
09:51Sunderland AFC to help homeless with Christmas food donation to charity and church
09:07When is season four of Outlander on TV? What adventures are Jamie and Claire going to get into? Will it be back in 2018?
08:17Designer jewellery, cameras and Apple computer stolen in house burglary
07:41Warning to shoppers to avoid fake and potentially dangerous toys
07:18Why you shouldn't wear 'high' or 'wobbly' heels for your festive parties
07:10Number of emergency calls attended by non-fully qualified paramedics revealed
05:00Hospital chiefs go abroad to combat nurse shortage
06:34Couple finally say '˜I do' thanks to generosity of people in Hartlepool
08:30Durham Alliance Combination League: Hall Farm edge out Farra to make cup progress
14:30Northern League: Easington Colliery ready to shake off rustiness to find new momentum
12:30Over-40s League: Agnew the inspiration as Rolls-Royce roar back from three down for a point
15:30Wearside League club Sunderland West End out to seal semi-final spot at third attempt
16:30Northern League: Sunderland RCA snap up Parnaby ahead of busy festive programme
06:00Virus wipes out Hartlepool United squad with Craig Harrison down to bare bones
07:30Sheffield Wednesday v Middlesbrough: Keeper Darren Randolph targets positive finish to 2017 for Boro
08:00How many points guarantees Championship safety, are Sunderland on track and what can they realistically achieve this season?
06:00Robbin Ruiter secures his Sunderland place but Jason Steele is impressing behind the scenes
05:00Josh Maja hails Chris Coleman for delivering on his Sunderland promise
05:00From Seaham to Australia: Lawyer's new book tells remarkable story of woman's new life Down Under
05:00Panto star shares colourful costumes with Sunderland students
05:00Sunderland toddler brought back to life after fire rescue is home for Christmas
05:00Cafe serves up to those in need this Christmas as community comes together
14:30Wise Men Say: Sunderland's season at a crucial crossroads with visit of Birmingham City