Sunderland LIVE: Breaking news, traffic and weather report for Christmas Eve

Welcome to the LIVE blog for Christmas Eve, Tuesday, December 24.
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Welcome to the LIVE blog.

It’s Faye here manning the live updates until 3pm and we’ll be bringing you everything you need to know to keep the day moving.

We’ve got the latest weather forecast, look ahead to Christmas and we are keeping an eye on the roads.

Scroll down and refresh for updates.