Author: Beth King

High Force waterfall in Teesdale. Photo: Owen Humphreys / PA Wire

Boy who died at High Force is named

A teenager who died after getting into difficulty at High Force in Teesdale has been named. Curtis Atherton, 16, from Hartlepool was swimming with his brothers and friends at the pool area below the water fall when he got into trouble. The alarm was raised at 8pm when Police, fire […]

Steven Fletcher among four players leaving the Stadium of Light this summer, Image by PA Images.

SAFC confirm the departure of four players

Sunderland have confirmed the departure of Steven Fletcher and three other players.  Its after leaving the striker off their official retained list for next season’s Premier League campaign. The 29-year-old will exit alongside Wes Brown, Danny Graham and Steve Harper, none of whom will be offered extensions to their contracts which […]