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Stand-off in Washington as armed police negotiate with woman

Washington
Proposals to build homes on West Park have been dropped

Victory for campaigners as housing plans for Sunderland's West Park are dropped

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Big-spending days are over but why can’t Borussia Dortmund be a model, say Sunderland’s new regime

Sunderland AFC
Daniel Sirrell

Fundraising launched to bring tragic Daniel Sirrell home

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Woman who fought off cancer calls on fellow ladies to enter Sunderland’s Race for Life

Health

Talented footballer, 20, dies in Amsterdam drowning tragedy

South Shields

Former Sunderland footballer Darron Gibson spared jail over drink-drive crash

Crime

Martin Bain leaves Sunderland as club makes chief executive position redundant

Sunderland AFC

Can you be a hero for Sunderland youngster Chloe?

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Sharon Hodgson MP: Twenty years on, Lucy’s legacy lives on through my work as an MP

Sharon Hodgson

Watch as South Shields pays moving anniversary tribute to Chloe and Liam

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Rolando Aarons.

Judge told of court 'death threat' made against shamed Newcastle United winger

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John Mooney, senior lecturer in public health at the University of'Sunderland

£60,000 Sunderland Uni boost to help young people battling drug and alcohol problems

Crime

Stand-off in Washington as armed police negotiate with woman

Washington

Roadworks latest: Where to expect delays on Wednesday, May 23, in the Sunderland area

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Members of the RMT union have have voted for further strike action on Arriva Rail North trains

More delays for passengers after union votes for strike action on Arriva Rail North

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Roadworks round-up

Roadworks Round-up: Where you may face delays in the Sunderland area on Tuesday

Transport
Picture by PA as the worst UK airports for flight punctuality have been revealed

North East airport named among poorest for punctuality

Transport

£60,000 Sunderland Uni boost to help young people battling drug and alcohol problems

Crime
Students at New College Durham who run the dementia cafe.

College’s dementia cafe is to become a regular event

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Staff and students at Sunderland's Key Stage One pupil referal unit hold a superhero day.

Sunderland youngsters are superheroes for a day

News
Academy 360 youngsters celebrate netball success.

Sunderland school’s sports teams celebrate a winning treble

News

Roadworks latest: Where to expect delays on Wednesday, May 23, in the Sunderland area

News
Members of the RMT union have have voted for further strike action on Arriva Rail North trains

More delays for passengers after union votes for strike action on Arriva Rail North

News
Tesco

Tesco to remove 'confusing' best-before labels from fruit and vegetables in bid to cut food waste

Business
Roadworks round-up

Roadworks Round-up: Where you may face delays in the Sunderland area on Tuesday

Transport

Council bosses set to scrap proposal for permanent stopover site for travellers in Sunderland

Politics
Olivia Burt's parents have described her as 'a wonderful young woman'.

Nightclub outside where Durham uni student died will not have licence revoked following review

Pubs and Clubs
Ger Fowler, founder of Veterans in Crisis Sunderland, left, with Sunniside Live organiser Sean Maddison.

Sunderland music festival backs forces veterans' support group

News
Proposals to build homes on West Park have been dropped

Victory for campaigners as housing plans for Sunderland's West Park are dropped

News

Woman who fought off cancer calls on fellow ladies to enter Sunderland’s Race for Life

Health

Sunderland and South Tyneside health trust boards to merge

Health

Can you be a hero for Sunderland youngster Chloe?

News
Katie getting in some exercise.

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: How my mother has been my inspiration for a healthy life

Health 1

Council bid to cut city’s £94m smoking health bill

Health

Tesco to remove 'confusing' best-before labels from fruit and vegetables in bid to cut food waste

Business

Sandbag wall built to protect businesses near fire-hit Sunderland waste plant

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Firefighters were still working to dampen the blaze at Alex Smiles on Friday.

Residents near Alex Smiles blaze site warned to limit time outside

News
People taking advanatge of the glorious Bank Holiday weather on the beach at Seaburn.

Two Sunderland beaches achieve Blue Flag status

News

Officials say they want to bring a fire-hit waste site in Sunderland back into use

News
Do you agree with our letter writer's views on Sunderland City Council?

Letter of the week: 'Sunderland Council needs a good shake up'

Your Say
Former Sunderland manager Chris Coleman.

Letter of the week: 'Sad to see Chris Coleman leave Sunderland'

Your Say
Fighters during the Spanish Civil War.

Seeking stories from the Spanish Civil War

Your Say
Our writer has sympathy with wheelchair user Tara Johnson, from Whitburn, who couldn't see at Gary Barlow's Sunderland Empire concert due to people standing in front of her.

There’s not enough respect for the disabled

Your Say

Legal Eagle: What happens when ex-partners move out of the area with your children?

Opinion
Katie getting in some exercise.

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: How my mother has been my inspiration for a healthy life

Health 1
The Southampton flying boat S1231 visiting North Dock Basin.

On the Waterfront: Flying boat’s trip to Sunderland in 1929

Retro
Mental health problems can affect anyone at any time. Pic: PA.

Why you should look after your mental health – and get help if you need it

Opinion
Tax credits.

Benefits Expert: Tax credits explained when working hours change

Business
Prince Harry and Meghan on a visit to Nottingham at the end of 2017.

How to plan a street party if you want to celebrate Harry and Meghan's wedding

Offbeat
Fans of Vera pictured with Brenda Blethyn. Clockwise from right, Andy, John Payne and Marilyn Mill.

'Allo Vera! Telly fans grab selfies with Brenda Blethyn as ITV series comes to Sunderland for filming

Offbeat
Anya and Sparkle, left, and the outfit on Sparkle when she was lost.

Can you help Sunderland schoolgirl Anya find her beloved doll Sparkle?

Sunderland
Prince Louis Arthur Charles.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge reveal name of baby son

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