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Family thank hero firefighters after Sunderland toddler brought back to life after house blaze

Sunderland
Anthony Davison has been jailed for 10 months.

Sunderland burglar turned to life of crime after mum's death from 'flu jab reaction'

Crime
North East Ambulance Service paramedics will team up with Northumbria Police officers this Christmas and New Year to help partygoers in Sunderland city centre.

Police and paramedics team up to keep Christmas nights out safe

News
Father Marc Lyden-Smith outside St Mary's Church, Bridge Street, Sunderland with the Christmas Lunch poster. Picture by FRANK REID

Sunderland church hosts free Christmas Day lunch for homeless and needy

News

How shoppers can support Washington Foodbank this Christmas

Washington

Councillors call for more trains to help cope with 'Metro failures'

News

Delays on A19 expected after three-vehicle crash

News

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

Sunderland
Liberal Democrat campaigner Martin Haswell

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

News

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

Katie Bulmer-Cooke

Serious accident partially closes A195 in Washington

News
Liberal Democrat Campaigner Martin Haswell

Councillors call for more trains to help cope with 'Metro failures'

News
Timber Beach Road at the point it connects with Sunderland's new Northern Spire bridge.

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

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

Delays on A19 expected after three-vehicle crash

News

Sunderland students are bridging the generation gap

News
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

News
Hetton School youngsters.

Sunderland pupils on the ball with Futsal

News

How shoppers can support Washington Foodbank this Christmas

Washington
The westbound A195 at Washington. Picture from Google Images

Serious accident partially closes A195 in Washington

News
Liberal Democrat Campaigner Martin Haswell

Councillors call for more trains to help cope with 'Metro failures'

News
Timber Beach Road at the point it connects with Sunderland's new Northern Spire bridge.

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

News

Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid early - these are the dates you can expect them

Politics
Liberal Democrat Campaigner Martin Haswell

Councillors call for more trains to help cope with 'Metro failures'

News
Liberal Democrat campaigner Martin Haswell

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

News

A clean and tidy Sunderland will attract more visitors

News
Sunderland City Centre litter, Silksworth Row park

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

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

News
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

News
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
A dog is for life, not just for Christmas.

Dogs Trust reveals the shocking reasons people give up their pets

News
Do you follow the Slimming World plan?

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Offbeat
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