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‘Lives put at risk’ by further cuts to fire services in Tyne and Wear

A union has turned up the heat on fire bosses after further cuts were made.

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Steph Archbold and Phil Capewell with Amelia shortly after her birth at Sunderland Royal.

Couple who lost daughter thank charity and Sunderland Royal Hospital staff for helping them through heartache

A couple are holding a celebration for their late daughter as they give back to the charity which helped them through their heartache.

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The frayed charger lead which sparked the fire.

Woman’s arm burned after faulty phone charger scorches pillow

A woman was burned after a faulty mobile charger overheated as she rested in bed.

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Dee Dowling, left, and Gary Wight are the partnership behind Ginger Syrup Records.

New record label aims to follow in footsteps of indie legends Factory and Stiff

A new independent record label has been launched in the North East by two professional musicians from the region.

Music
The crew used snow to help put out the fire.

Firefighters use snow to put out burning car on country lane

A crew of firefighters used shovels of snow to help put out a car fire after they walked a mile to reach the incident.
Cleadon and The Boldons
Paul McVeigh has been cleared of assault

Police officer cleared of twice assaulting handcuffed suspect who needed stitches in his face

A police officer has been cleared of assaulting a handcuffed suspect who had spat in his face

Crime
PC Paul McVeigh

Police officer goes on trial accused of assaulting prisoner

A police officer has gone on trial accused of two assaults on a prisoner.

Crime
Connor Georgeson

Former pub landlady’s dementia battle inspires grandson to scale new heights for Alzheimer’s charity

A man has scaled Africa’s highest mountain to raise awareness of dementia in honour of his grandmother.

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Police name biker killed in off-road crash near pub

A motorcycle rider killed when the bike he was on hit a metal barrier has been named.

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Caring adventurer climbs Kilimanjaro in honour of his grandmother

An adventurous grandson has climbed Africa's highest free-standing mountain to raise awareness of dementia.

Sunderland

Motorcyclist pronounced dead at scene of off-road crash

A motorcyclist has been pronounced dead at the scene of an off-road smash.
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Artist's impression of how the new Metro may look

Metro bosses begin process for buying new £362million fleet of trains

Metro chiefs have begun the process of buying a new fleet of trains in a a £362million project they say will transform the quality and reliability of Metro services for passengers.

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A trampoline was deposited by Storm Eleanor outside The Glen Primary Care Centre in Glen Street, Hebburn. Pic: Twitter/@pmahebburn.

Owners urged to secure trampolines after Storm Eleanor blows them onto roads and railway lines

Storm Eleanor may have blown through large parts of the UK, but its effects will be long-lasting for many people.

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Toddler Miles McBurnie - who was saved by a fireman after a house blaze - with grandmother Ann Solomon.

Fire cuts putting lives at risk, union chief warns

A union chief has claimed lives are being put at risk by a cut to the number of firefighters serving on fire engines.

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Rachael Dawson, who has been crowned World Supermodel England 2017.

Top Model of Sunderland winner set to compete in World Supermodel final in China

Model Rachael Dawson is bound for the Far East after wowing judges to be named World Supermodel England.

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Rachael Dawson, who has been crowned World Supermodel England 2017.

South Tyneside model set to compete in World Supermodel final in China

Model Rachael Dawson is bound for the Far East after wowing judges to be named World Supermodel England.

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Michael Raine

Man in flowery dressing gown attacked elderly woman over 'noisey' 80th birthday party

An attacker lashed out at an elderly neighbour when he went to complain about the noise being made at her 80th birthday party.
Hebburn
Rachael Dawson, in green dress, winner of Top Model of Sunderland

Hebburn beauty queen wins Top Model of Sunderland

A makeup artist is made up to be crowned Top Model of Sunderland.

Lifestyle
Tribute to CrossFit champion who died while training at the gym

Tribute to CrossFit champion who died while training at the gym

A champion athlete from collapsed and died while training for the sport he loved.

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