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Become a part of Sunderland’s history and vote to name the new Wear crossing

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Artist's impression of how new Metro trains may look

Chancellor confirms £337million to replace Metro rolling stock

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Sharif is on trial at Newcastle Crown Court.

Student accused of multiple rapes turned to drugs after uncle Tipu Sultan’s murder, court told

Crime
Chloe Gray. Photo by her grandad Graeme Bowser.

Could you give Chloe Gray the gift of life this Christmas?

Sunderland

Bradley Lowery and Jeff Stelling honoured at JustGiving fundraising awards

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Police issue CCTV images after disorder at Sunderland AFC game

Sunderland

Sunderland Likely Lad James Bolam denies rift with late co-star Rodney Bewes

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Drug-driver Connor Emms.

Drug driver admits causing death of young pedestrian in hit-and-run smash

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Sunderland BID: City needs to play to its own strengths

Student accused of multiple rapes turned to drugs after uncle Tipu Sultan’s murder, court told

Crime
Do you recognise any of these men?

Police issue CCTV images after disorder at Sunderland AFC game

Sunderland
Fisher and Whitehead appeared at South Tyneside Magistrates Court

Takeaway duo spared jail after furious confrontation over cash

Crime
A police van and security van in a taped off area in Asda car park Marina Way.

Masked raider jailed for £50,000 cashbox robbery at Hartlepool Asda

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Chancellor confirms £337million to replace Metro rolling stock

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The A19 in Sunderland.

Police on scene after A19 crash

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The A1 northbound. Copyright Google Maps.

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

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The scene of the crash. Credit: Durham RPU.

Emergency services deal with five-vehicle smash on A19

Seaham

Young people at special school urging Sunderland people to dig deep for them

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Pupils from Barmston Primary School with Michelle Tate from Groundwork and Coun Michael Mordey

New recycling rewards scheme launched in Sunderland

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Pudsey visiting Oxclose Community Nursery, Washington.

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

Education
MP Sharon Hodgson with the Christmas card winners.

Wearside youngster wins MP’s Christmas card competition

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Chancellor confirms £337million to replace Metro rolling stock

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Budget live: £3billion extra pledged for Brexit

Politics
Roger Shaw with Ramside Hall's new excavator

Ramside Hall tees up £200,000 investment

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Seaham Hall Hotel.

Seaham Hall unveils £4million luxury lodge scheme

News

Jeremy Corbyn condemns Budget as 'record of failure with forecast of more to come'

Politics
NHS

NHS handed additional £350million in Budget to cope with winter pressures

Health
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Budget live: £3billion extra pledged for Brexit

Politics
Sunderland Central MP Julie Elliott addresses the Westminster Hall debate

Sunderland’s City of Culture 2021 bid praised in Parliament

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NHS handed additional £350million in Budget to cope with winter pressures

Health
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Children should be banned from drinking energy drinks over dangers of mental health problems and kidney damage, say researchers

Health
Pallion Health Centre, where Hylton Medical Group is based.

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

Health
Simon Miller

Former Sunderland soldier goes on run for armed forces charity

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A thumbs up from Bradley Lowery.

Bradley Lowery’s mum says he would be thrilled with new Sunderland AFC fundraising campaign and shirt

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New recycling rewards scheme launched in Sunderland

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The rubbish at Cleadon Hills

Call for cameras and warden patrols to stop fly-tipping at Cleadon Hills

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Can you help Clean the Dene around Hylton Castle next week?

Sunderland residents urged to help Clean the Dene

News
Hot weather at Seaburn beach

Sunderland beaches get ‘excellent’ rating in water quality tests

Environment
The Earth. Picture by PA

'Warning to Humanity' - scientists issue grave alert over perils facing the Earth

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Police and council officers on patrol in Southwick recently.

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

Your Say
Sunderland owner Ellis Short.

Letter of the week: 'I honestly feel sorry at times for Sunderland owner Ellis Short'

Your Say
Our writer questions where the money to rebuild Sunderland railway station will come from.

Letter of the week: Not a good time to build a new Sunderland railway station

Your Say
Our writer has a radical idea to help the Sunderland Ladies team, right.

Letter of the week: Sunderland's players should donate wages to save Ladies team from relegation

Your Say

Richard Ord: Proof Mrs Ord is no trophy wife

Opinion
Should Theresa May set up a commission to tackle inequality?

Legal eagle: Review of Mental Health Act

Opinion
Vicky Pattison (left) and Katie Bulmer-Cooke at the Sleep Out.

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Sometimes you have to be a little selfless and put yourself out there

Opinion
Our Benefits Expert answers your questions about what to claim.

Which benefits can you claim for a family member who has had a stroke?

Opinion
Graham Low doing his 15 minutes 15 core exercises.

Five reasons to strengthen your core

Opinion
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Third of people in North East admit to turning up heating behind their partner's back

Offbeat
Rodney Bewes, best known for his role in The Likely Lads, who has died aged 79, his agent confirmed. Picture by PA

Ant and Dec lead tributes to The Likely Lads star Rodney Bewes

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The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh are celebrating 70 years of marriage today.

Queen and Duke star in new portraits to mark 70th anniversary

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Children in Need 2017: Your wore spots and raised lots

Offbeat