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Delays on A19 expected after three-vehicle crash

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Boy, 2, in critical condition after being rescued from Sunderland house fire

Sunderland
Newcastle Crown Court.

Sunderland husband threatened wife's new partner with screwdriver

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Liberal Democrat campaigner Martin Haswell

Cut Sunderland councillors’ allowances and save £250,000 say Lib Dems

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Don’t let ‘selfish minority’ spoil Sunderland: Councillor backs Echo’s Clean Streets campaign

Environment

Rail firm on track to bring 30 new jobs to Seaham

Seaham
Zach Hunter and Josh Quinn are comforted by Josh's mum Mandy after they were told their Lapland trip was cancelled.

Lapland dream turns to heartache for families as trip is cancelled

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Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Spain meets Sunderland in new business initiative

Katie Bulmer-Cooke

Judges decline to cut sentence of man who 'ambushed' attack victim as he smoked

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Wilfred Street in Pallion. Image copyright Google Maps.

Appeal to track down burglars after homes are targeted by thieves

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The case was heard at Newcastle Crown Court.

Repeat victim robbed at knifepoint after raiders broke into his home while he was asleep

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Newcastle Crown Court.

Sunderland husband threatened wife's new partner with screwdriver

News

Part of Sunderland road to be temporarily closed so it can be connected to new Northern Spire bridge

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The A19 northbound just before the Doxford Park turn-off. Copyright Google Maps.

Delays on A19 expected after three-vehicle crash

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling

'Immediate investigation' as rail users offered tickets for 'non-existent' services

Transport
Will you be driving home for Christmas?

Fears of four-hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport

Sunderland students are bridging the generation gap

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Could you help transform a child's life?

Have you got what it takes to be a foster carer?

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Whitburn CE Academy students, Robyn Wilson, Dominic Corr, Callan Matthews, Hannah Buchanan, Jerin Juby and Matthew Laverick.

School is officially world class after wowing award judges

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Hetton School youngsters.

Sunderland pupils on the ball with Futsal

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Part of Sunderland road to be temporarily closed so it can be connected to new Northern Spire bridge

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The A19 northbound just before the Doxford Park turn-off. Copyright Google Maps.

Delays on A19 expected after three-vehicle crash

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling

'Immediate investigation' as rail users offered tickets for 'non-existent' services

Transport
Will you be driving home for Christmas?

Fears of four-hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport

Cut Sunderland councillors’ allowances and save £250,000 say Lib Dems

News
Theresa May has to satisfy demands from the Irish and the Democratic Unionist Party for Brexit talks to progress. Picture by PA

Brexit talks can finally move on to trade and future relationship between UK and EU after deal agreed

Politics
NHS funding concerns.

Bridget Phillipson MP: Improvements must be made in patient care

Health

Tributes paid by Sunderland support group after ‘courageous’ campaigner’s death from skin cancer

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Tragic Amanda Seymour.

Tributes paid to ‘selfless’ mum Amanda after she loses skin cancer battle

Health
Man flu could exist ...

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health
Peppa Pig has been blamed for contributing to patients' unrealistic expectations of what they can expect from their GP.

Peppa Pig blamed for making patients expect too much of their GPs

Health
Lynn Burrows and her daughter Jorja were helped by the Durham Fuel Bank earlier this year.

More than 1,000 people in Durham helped by Fuel Bank scheme

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A clean and tidy Sunderland will attract more visitors

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Sunderland City Centre litter, Silksworth Row park

Don’t let ‘selfish minority’ spoil Sunderland: Councillor backs Echo’s Clean Streets campaign

Environment
Our new campaign logo.

How Sunderland Echo readers can help our Clean Streets campaign to tidy up our city

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Litter in Sunderland city centre.

Survey reveals public anger at litter levels on Sunderland's streets

News
Storm Caroline is set to arrive in the UK.

Storm Caroline is on the way - but how will it affect the North East?

News
An artist's impression of how the hotel will look.

Letter of the week: Sunderland needs more shops rather than a new hotel

Your Say
The former bingo hall after February's fire.

Letter of the week: There's people in Sunderland who go out of their way to spoil it for others

Your Say
Weardale Avenue residents pictured with Coun George Howe, right, who objected to the plans.

Letter of the week: Angry Sunderland residents should take direct action in land battle

Your Say
Police and council officers on patrol in Southwick recently.

Letter of the week: Three reasons for recent trouble on Sunderland streets

Your Say

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Losing City of Culture bid not the end for Sunderland

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Incontinence can be caused by stress.

Health advice: Don't suffer with incontinence in silence

Opinion
The cost of heating always rises at winter.

How to get help paying your fuel bills

Opinion
The steamer Vind�.

On The Waterfront: Recalling the days of veteran steamers

Retro
You can't beat a good quality pair of earphones to use while you're working out,

10 festive gifts for the fitness fanatic in your life

Opinion
Will you be wearing your Christmas jumper this Friday?

Celebs get behind Christmas Jumper Day this Friday

News
Do you fancy any of these jokes for your Christmas cracker?

How many of these top 10 Christmas cracker jokes make you laugh?

Offbeat
Peppa Pig has been blamed for contributing to patients' unrealistic expectations of what they can expect from their GP.

Peppa Pig blamed for making patients expect too much of their GPs

Health
Research found that more fatal motorbike crashes take place on nights where there is a full moon.

Full moons increase chances of fatal motorbike crashes

Transport