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Bradley Lowery and Jeff Stelling honoured at JustGiving fundraising awards

The family of cancer battler Bradley Lowery and Sky Sports presenter Jeff Stelling have been honoured for their fund-raising efforts.
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Brian Buddle, former Head of Education and Welfare at Sunderland AFC.

Former Sunderland AFC academy head of education dies

One of the men who “laid the foundations” to make Sunderland AFC’s Academy of Light what it is today has died.

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From left, Shaun Chappell, co-owner, Kay Thompson, assistant support worker at Changing Lives, Marine Barrass and Amie-Beth Walker, both staff at the salon and Richard Chappell, co-owner.

Kind salon owners create Christmas window to help out worthy charity

Kind-hearted owners of a Wearside salon are inviting people to take a look at their festive window display and dig deep to help a worthy charity.

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The A19 in Sunderland.

Police on scene after A19 crash

Emergency services have been called out following a crash on the A19.
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The A1 northbound. Copyright Google Maps.

Delays on A1 road after 'multi-vehicle' traffic smash

Motorists are facing delays on the A1 following a crash this morning.
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Police officers Supt Steven Heatley, Chief Insp Mark Hall, PC Iain Todd and Sgt Louise McClennan, with council officer Stuart Douglas, centre, on a walkabout of Southwick.

Four teenagers arrested after alleged anti-social behaviour in Sunderland community

Four teenagers have been arrested in connection with a crackdown on anti-social behaviour in a Sunderland community.

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The A195 in Washington. Copyright Google Maps.

Disabled man robbed of cash while on mobility scooter

A disabled man was robbed of money while out on his mobility scooter.
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The A19.

Drivers face delays on A19 due to broken down car

Motorists are facing delays on the A19 this morning due to a broken down car.
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Rachael Dawson, who has been crowned World Supermodel England 2017.

Top Model of Sunderland winner set to compete in World Supermodel final in China

Model Rachael Dawson is bound for the Far East after wowing judges to be named World Supermodel England.

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Steve Cram hangs the first bauble on the St Benedict's Hospice charity tree. Charity volunteers from left Annette Murray and Judith Stout with charity baubles

Steve Cram hangs first bauble on Sunderland hospice Christmas tree in memory of late aunt

Running legend Steve Cram has hung the first bauble on a dedication Christmas tree in memory of his much-missed aunt.

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The Red Arrows perform at the 2017 Sunderland International Airshow. Picture: TOM BANKS

Calls for council to be more ‘commercially-savvy’ as Sunderland Airshow 2017 costs revealed

Councillors have called on city leaders to be more “commercially-savvy” after it was revealed that less than £5,000 in sponsorship was generated from this year’s Sunderland International Airshow.

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Rachael Dawson, who has been crowned World Supermodel England 2017.

South Tyneside model set to compete in World Supermodel final in China

Model Rachael Dawson is bound for the Far East after wowing judges to be named World Supermodel England.

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William "Billy" Maughan, who is a member of Sunderland Yacht Club.

Sunderland Yacht Club stalwart to be handed honour by Princess Anne

A volunteer is to be honoured by royalty with a prestigious award for his dedication to Sunderland Yacht Club.

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Sunderland boxer Josh Kelly appearing in JD Sports' Christmas adverts.

Sunderland boxer Josh Kelly shows off his ‘Pretty Boy’ modelling skills in JD Sports Christmas advert

Sunderland boxer Josh Kelly is set to become a regular fixture on TV screens after he was chosen to star in a sportswear chain’s Christmas adverts.

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Pallion Health Centre, where Hylton Medical Group is based.

Sunderland GP practice turns around its fortunes after being in special measures

A GP practice in Sunderland has turned around its fortunes after being placed in special measures less than three years ago.

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Pudsey visiting Oxclose Community Nursery, Washington.

Nursery children get surprise visit from Pudsey Bear on Children in Need Day

Kind-hearted school pupils have been doing their bit for this year’s Children in Need campaign.

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The Lidl store in Durham Road, Sunderland. Copyright Google Maps.

Suspected arson attack on cash machine at Sunderland supermarket

Police have launched an investigation after a suspected arson attack on cash machine at a Sunderland supermarket.

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Buses diverted away from town centre after anti-social behaviour from yobs

Buses have had to be diverted away from a busy town centre after yobs caused misery for drivers and passengers.

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Pictures taken from a police helicopter as officers tried to locate John Everatt.

Amazing police search pictures show moment man with dementia was found

The family of a retired schoolmaster who went missing for two days has thanked police for their help in the search.
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Footage shows burnt out lorry after fire on A1

Dramatic footage shows emergency services putting out a truck fire on a busy road.
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