Sunderland News headlines

County Durham mum to rebuild park in memory of her daughter

Aleisha Jane Ord was killed by a bus in May 2001, the day before her 4th birthday

Former NUFC Chairman Freddy Shepherd dies, aged 76

He was at Newcastle United for a decade

Sunderland 2021 bid team in final countdown to submission

The city is bidding to be the City of Culture in four years time

Actor Tony Booth dies, aged 85

He had a 50-year acting career and was the father of Cherie Blair

Sunderland Public Meeting Save West Park

The public are invited to a meeting tonight to have your say on Sunderland's West ParkIt's for the campaign looking to save it.

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