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Appeal after Hylton Road burglary

Appeal after Hylton Road burglary

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Sunderland. At 3.30am on Saturday April 19, police received information that two men had forced entry to a shop at Hylton Road and then tried to gain access to an upstairs flat. They pushed a knife under the door to the […]

Man dies after being found in river Wear

Man dies after being found in river Wear

Police were called to the River Wear in Washington at 12.29pm on Thursday, April 17, following reports of a man in the river. Officers and other emergency services attended at Bonemill Lane, Fatfield in Washington near the Biddick Inn. A man was recovered from the river and taken to Sunderland […]

'Hepcat Kitten' Julie Picard, Jessica Regnart and 'Sugar Doll' Emma Laws. Picture: Nick Clark

Vintage and Retro Festival tickets go on sale

Tickets for Sunderland’s second Vintage and Retro Festival went on sale this morning. The festival will return on May 31 after a successful debut last year, which attracted around 4,000 people. And the event’s organisers, Sunderland Live, have added a full evening’s programme of music and dancing to prove that […]