Nine of the loveliest surprises we've photographed in Sunderland and County Durham

Aww that's lovely! 9 times that Wearside people got the best surprise

Don't you just love surprises? This lot did in Sunderland and County Durham.

We looked back through the Echo archives to find 9 moments when people got a day to remember.

Some were on TV when they were least expecting to be.

But the common denominator is they all had special memories of a great day. Re-live them all here.

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