Sunderland toddler Isobelle makes memory for life being comforted by Duchess of Cambridge

A tiny tot has a magical memory for life after the Echo caught her meeting the Duchess of Cambridge during the Royal visit to Sunderland.

Liam Gallagher during the 2018 BRIT Awards show, held at the O2 Arena, London. Photo credit: Victoria Jones/PA Wire.

Never forgotten - Brits musical tribute to Manchester bombing victims

Liam Gallagher took to the stage at the Brit Awards to pay tribute to the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge put some of the final touches to Sunderland’s Northern Spire landmark

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge helped put some of the final touches to Sunderland’s Northern Spire bridge - during a visit to Wearside’s striking new landmark.

Sunderland Magistrates' Court.

Junior doctor knocked over woman on Sunderland crossing

A junior doctor inflicted serious injuries on a woman she knocked down on a zebra crossing after finishing a night shift at Sunderland Royal Hospital.
The pair were spotted carrying the air weapons on the Toll Bar Road. Pic: Google Maps.

Pair spark armed police operation after carrying weapons in the street

Two bungling target shooters sparked an armed response when they were seen carrying air rifles in Sunderland.


Football royalty support inaugural charity ball in memory of hero youngster Bradley Lowery

Football royalty turned out in force to support the inaugural charity ball in memory of hero youngster Bradley Lowery.


Court Round-Up: Bra theft, drink-driving and racially aggravated assault among Sunderland cases

The following cases have been dealt with at South Northumbria Magistrates' Court.

Ron and Pat Forsyth with pupils who took part in the dementia'caf� launch.

Washington primary school is one of the first in the North East to launch a dementia café

A primary school has become one of the first in the North East to launch a dementia café, where children can chat and play games with older people living with the conmdition.

Sunderland Railway Station.

Train staff to strike again over 'safety dispute' with rail bosses

Train staff are set to go on strike again as part of a safety dispute with rail bosses.

No 1 News and Booze in Carlisle Terrace. Credit: Google.

Female shop worker taken to hospital after being sprayed with noxious substance during attempted robbery in Sunderland

A female shop worker was taken to hospital after she was sprayed with a noxious substance by would-be robbers in Sunderland.
Police have released footage of a man they would like to trace in connection with an assault in Sunderland.

Can you help Sunderland police trace this man wanted in connection with suspected assault?

Police have released an image of a man they want to trace after a suspected assault in Sunderland.

The scene of the tragedy outside Missoula in Durham City. Credit: PA.

Police name female student who died in an apparent crushing incident outside nightclub

A student who died following an incident in Durham last night has been named.
Litter offender, Kelly Cummings

Sunderland mum dumped maggot-filled rubbish on area where children play

Council chiefs have warned those dumping rubbish in Sunderland: “We’re on your case.”


Motorcyclist pronounced dead at scene of off-road crash

A motorcyclist has been pronounced dead at the scene of an off-road smash.
Northern Spire is on track to open later in the spring.

Timberbeech Road to reopen as construction of Sunderland's Northern Spire nears completion

A busy stretch of road in is set to re-open this week as Sunderland's Northern Spire bridge nears completion.

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Richard Stevens of Gerrard Road, Sunderland.

‘Amateur’ cannabis farmer caught after plants found in Sunderland flat

An ‘amateur’ cannabis farmer has avoided going to jail after police found a ‘small but well-constructed’ cultivation in a Sunderland flat.

Eighteen-year-old Jayden Ryder died in the crash on Friday.

Family of tragic teenager who died in crash pay tribute to their 'much-loved' daughter and granddaughter

The family of a teenager who died in a tragic crash have paid tribute to her, describing her as a ‘much-loved daughter and granddaughter who will be sadly missed by everyone’.

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Yellow weather warnings are in place across the North East.

Yellow weather warnings for snow and ice as temperatures drop across the North East

Yellow weather warnings for snow and ice are in place as temperatures are set to drop across the North East
Brian John Daley.

Banned driver crashed in busy car park just as he was about to get licence back

A banned driver crashed his car in a busy car park just as he was about to get his licence back after completing a drink-driving rehabilitation course.

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