Sunderland

Sunderland win election race again

Sunderland win election race again

Houghton and Sunderland South was again the first constituency to declare a result in the General Election – at 10.48pm.   For the past six General Elections, the constituency – or Sunderland South as it was before boundary changes –  has declared first.   This year’s result is slightly faster than its 2010 time of 10.52pm […]

Body recovered from River Wear identified

Body recovered from River Wear identified

The young woman recovered from the River Wear has been identified as Rose King from Newcastle. The 22-year-old was a first year student at the University of Sunderland and was living in student accommodation in Sunderland. Rose was reported missing by her family on Sunday, May 3, after they became concerned they had not heard […]