Sunderland News headlines

Sir Ridley Scott bags a BAFTA

The South Shields born Director was among those honoured

Two men arrested after four-hour rooftop stand-off

The pair threw tiles and bricks

South Shields woman to raise awareness of mental health

Faye Turner, 24, will do a sky dive to raise money for charity

Police update on missing Whitburn pensioner

The 74 year old was last seen yesterday

Police appeal for missing woman

The 74 year old was last seen in Whitburn yesterday

Student builders preview new Sunderland College City Campus

The builders of the future have been given an insight into work on a major development after visiting Sunderland College’s flagship City Campus

Sunderland Uni helping raise the bar for access to justice

Most of us wouldn’t hesitate to put up a shelf, or fix the guttering - but how many could build a legal case without any help?

Ready, steady, rest as Sunderland students offer post Great North Run massages

A group of Sunderland College staff and students will be offering much-needed sports massage relief to Great North Run participants who are raising cash for a vital North East children’s charity

North East events firm extending offer after enjoying a ‘sell-out summer.’

1879 Events Management is celebrating a record summer season as well as hundreds more at external gatherings across the North East

CCTV image released over an assault here in Sunderland

Police investigating an assault in Sunderland have released an image of man they would like to identify