Sunderland LIVE news: The latest news, traffic and weather as Sunderland swelters in the sun

Hello and thank you for joining our live news blog for Wednesday, July 24.

Wednesday, 24th July 2019, 6:07 am
Updated Wednesday, 24th July 2019, 3:47 pm
Thanks to Bob Jackson for this panoramic picture of Sunderland's golden sands and blue skies earlier this week.

We will be bringing you all of the latest news updates from across the North East, especially the weather, as well as the latest in traffic and travel news, and more. It’s Poppy Kennedy and Gavin Ledwith manning our blog from 2pm. So if you spot anything which could help us keep everyone moving or that we should let others know about then get in touch on (0191) 5017435.

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