09:49VIDEO: barman finds live RAT emerging from pub's toilets
16:39Skids frontman Richard Jobson is still loving the aliens - and Bowie
14:01Accused murderers formed friendship as cellmates serving life sentences in prison
12:00TV child expert heading to Sunderland for conference on young children's education
20:53Sunderland now FIVE points from safety, and it's effectively six because of poor goal difference
19:01Ex-Sunderland and Hartlepool defender reacts to Norway move
14:577 useful Spotify hacks you didn't know about
16:24All eyes on Barnsley and Burton tonight as Sunderland's gap to safety could rise to SEVEN points
16:05Autumn cash boost hint from Chancellor
15:48Fresh injury blow for Sunderland as Wales and Crystal Palace ace faces month out
15:17Jobs look set to go in colleges shake-up
15:00Transfer rumours: Sunderland defender departs plus Newcastle, Liverpool and Chelsea make the headlines
14:51'Arrogant' clubber who put his hand up woman's skirt must register as sex offender
13:50Roadworks Round-up: The works which may cause you delays in and around Sunderland on Wednesday March 14
13:40See shocking damage after dozens of cars attacked in Sunderland tyre-slashing spree
13:26Sunderland underworld enforcer who 'terrorised communities' jailed for life after arson attacks
13:12What is the Humanity Star? Will more Humanity Stars be created? When can I see the Humanity Star? How long does it take for the Humanity Star to orbit Earth? Is the Humanity Star visible during the day?
13:24Sunderland pubs of the past: How many did you enjoy a pint in?
13:20Why is the BBC making its best comedy so difficult to watch?
12:25National No Smoking Day 2018: Eight key times to ditch the cigarettes
12:08Harassing a hospital doctor, drink driving and possessing knives - the latest offences dealt with by magistrates
11:15Sky pundit Jamie Carragher should be sacked over spitting incident, say readers
11:55Arts project will bring Sunderland and Durham together
11:39Memory lapse costs Sunderland man Â£350 for uncollected rubbish
10:16Legal Eagle: How looming changes to personal injury claims could affect you
11:19Goalkeeping woes sum up yet another season of recruitment failure for Sunderland
11:05Quiche and leggings in, pork pies and edam cheese out - changes to how UK inflation is calculated
10:01Fancy living in a Lord of the Rings-style hobbit hole?
11:09The rise of Fulwell - and who remembers its fantastic shops?
10:38A690 fully reopens as last traces of Beast from the East fade away
10:53Sunderland youngster completes Norway switch
10:48'Well done Sunningdale' - readers praise Sunderland school after 'outstanding' Ofsted result
10:51Sunderland fund helps teenager's career dream come true
10:42The Horrors revealed as first headliners for Hit The North festival 2018
10:44Exercise can slow the ageing process '“Â a professor explains how
10:36Campaign to recognise Sunderland hero who saved dozens of people from the sea
10:32Aldi recalls fryer due to safety fears
10:19If restaurant food is poor - can you refuse to pay?
10:04Crash causes delays in Washington
09:53Review: Stereophonics, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle
09:32Post-punk pioneers A Certain Ratio kick-off UK tour in North East
09:23Can you still use your Toys R Us vouchers?
09:07Mass debt sees Claire's Accessories on the brink of bankruptcy
06:00Chris Coleman: We have to be braver, it is like replaying a bad movie at the Stadium of Light
09:03'Millennial railcard' available nationwide - but numbers are limited
08:59Review: John Cooper Clarke - Stockton ARC
08:48Take That tribute act gear up for greatest day yet at Sunderland Empire
08:44'Shambles' as website for new 26-30 railcard crashes
08:35How Sunderland businesswomen are driving the city centre forward
05:00Tipping Point jackpot winner turns super slimmer after getting stuck in Tenerife swimming pool
05:00Anger as land inquiry halted at eleventh hour due to council hitch
07:33Vote: Should a minimum unit price for alcohol be introduced in England?
07:13Seven on trial over alleged cocaine conspiracy in Sunderland
05:00Company confirms bid to buy quarry, with hopes jobs will be saved
18:00This is the toughest task facing Sunderland boss ahead of must-win Preston game
05:00Sunderland knife campaigner's open mind on sentencing changes
05:00In the running to be the Best of Wearside
11:55Brilliant Biddick stun the Comrades in clinical fashion