15:56This is how much road tax has increased for car owners in 2021
15:03Half of UK workers feel they have grown closer to their colleagues during the pandemic – despite being forced to work separately from their homes.
15:12The average households ‘bits and bobs drawer’ contains six batteries, three phone chargers, five ‘unspecified’ cables – and four takeaway menus.
21:54Police release footage after lockdown danger driver crashed into traffic island and brick wall in chase through South Shields and Whitburn
19:18Nottinghamshire CCC v Durham CCC: James Franklin names 13-man squad ahead of season opener at Trent Bridge
17:32EFL chief reveals plans to get Sunderland's Stadium of Light full again and how Covid-19 certification could play a part
17:21Met Office weather forecast for Sunderland as lockdown eases and beer gardens and shops reopen on April 12
17:01Unusual cloud spotted off North East coast after varied weather
17:01Sunderland AFC news: Automatic promotion rivals face potential goalkeeping crisis, League One club concludes £40m takeover deal, Newcastle United 'leading the race' for third tier starlet
16:39Warning after picture shows pair having bizarre barbecue on the side of capsized boat on River Wear
16:26Hendon cafe owner left devastated after new business is broken into and charity box is taken
14:10Who are the TaxPayers' Alliance behind 2021 Town Hall Rich List?
16:10Matt Ritchie has let his feet do the talking at Newcastle United after Steve Bruce 'row'
12:25MUST-READ OF THE WEEK: RED AMARYLLIS BY DENISE E. JACOBS
15:13Photographer's dramatic pictures capture wild weather off coast at Seaham
15:51Under-30s will be offered alternative to Astrazeneca over 'very rare' blood clot concern
14:36National Pet Month: We meet the animals lighting up your lives during the pandemic
17:00Revealed! The stunning stats behind Aiden McGeady's Sunderland return - and how he's the best in League One
14:009 photos from the Sunderland Echo archives taken in 1998
13:54Heartbreak as mum Emma Selby dies aged 38 following 'hardest battle' with brain cancer
13:48Mark Carruthers: Return of competitive action is a welcome one but the continued absence of supporters leaves a sour taste
14:00Steve Davison gives the inside track on Kyril Louis-Dreyfus' Sunderland takeover and their ambitious plans
13:15Newcastle United consult fan groups amid 'opposition' to Premier League plan for away supporters
12:39Phil Smith's Sunderland Q&A: Contract latest, injury updates and what the future holds for star loanees discussed
13:06When IKEA stores will reopen in England - and new Covid rules explained
11:40Rollout of Moderna vaccine begins as AstraZeneca children’s trial is paused
11:33Virus caused 20% rise in Sunderland death rate
11:36Rules and opening hours for The Bridges in Sunderland as non-essential retailers get ready to reopen
12:00'Stanley Matthews played at 40' - Sunderland fans deliver unanimous verdict on contract decision facing Kyril Louis-Dreyfus
11:45Drivers in cities should 'think twice' about buying big SUVs warns expert
10:37Mobile phones to be banned in schools - as part of government drive against ‘out-of-control behaviour’
10:51Driving lessons and tests to resume this month confirms DVSA - here's when they start
10:32NHS data reveals shocking scale of domestic abuse injuries as hundreds of women hospitalised each year
10:35An online tool allows users to see if their details were exposed in data leaks - but is it safe?
08:24Sunderland AFC news LIVE: Jordan Jones and Guy Melamed latest as reports swirl surrounding £60m transfer war chest
07:33Council says senior staff earning their salaries as Taxpayers' Alliance publishes 'Town Hall Rich List'
08:04AstraZeneca vaccine trial in children paused while blood clot investigation takes place
08:09Piers Morgan claims royals sent him messages of ‘gratitude’ after Oprah interview
07:27UK rollout of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine to start in Wales - what you need to know
07:00"Life is hard for her" - Mums plea for sensory room to support seven-year-old girl Lilly-Mae
07:00Man who grew cannabis at his mam's house appears in court
07:00Booze thief drank stolen cans of beer after police were called to arrest him
00:01Council says senior staff earning their salaries as TaxPayers Alliance publishes 'Town Hall Rich List'
06:00Aiden McGeady responds to question over his Sunderland future - in a message that fans will love
10:00Stephen Elliott: This is why Sunderland need to make move for Rangers winger Jordan Jones
06:00Sunderland duo nominated for EFL awards but face competition from Simon Grayson and Jerry Yates