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Sunderland teenager reported missing

Sunderland teenager reported missing

A teenager has been reported missing in Sunderland. Craig Shaw, from the Blackfell area of Washington, left his address at 1pm on Saturday August 30. He was reported missing later that night. It is believed he may be in the Blyth area of Northumberland as he has family and friends in that area While he […]

Body found in River Wear

Body found in River Wear

Police have confirmed that the body of a teenage boy believed to be Jordan Roberts has been found in the River Wear near to Finchale Priory, County Durham. No formal identification has taken place and efforts to recover the body are under way. Superintendent Andy Huddleston, of Durham Constabulary, said: “Jordan’s family have been informed of […]

Brewing up with the Mayor of Sunderland

Brewing up with the Mayor of Sunderland

  For the second year running, the city’s Maxim Brewery has brewed up a limited batch of Mayoral Double Maxim. There are 12 cases of commemorative labeled bottles, which Sunderland Mayor Stuart Porthouse will present civic and international guests with the bottles during his next year in office. Coun Stuart […]

Search continues for missing teenager in River Wear

Search continues for missing teenager in River Wear

The missing teenager who got into difficulty in the River Wear has been named as Jordan Roberts, as police continue the search for The 17-year-old from Sunderland. Another teenager was rescued near Finchale Priory in County Durham last night, after four friends had been playing by the river and three males had entered […]

Robbery at Sunderland Yacht Club

Robbery at Sunderland Yacht Club

Police are appealing for information after a robbery occurred at Sunderland Yacht Club. The theft happened between 10.30pm, on Wednesday, September 3 and 11.45am, on Friday, September 5. Using a ladder, thieves scaled a boat and stole items including a Raytham auto helm, a propeller hub, a Garmin sat nav, various […]

Bike robbery in Sunderland

Bike robbery in Sunderland

Police are appealing for information after a bike was stolen in a robbery in Sunderland. On Friday 5 Septemebr at around 6am a 68-year-old man was cyciling on the footpath to the rear of Alnwick Road. Two men approached him, one of which pushed him off his bike to the […]

Seaham man found safe and well

Seaham man found safe and well

A Seaham man who went missing on September 4 has been found safe a well. Concerns were raised when Robert Duncan did not return to his home in Seaham, County Durham last Thursday. Robert was found safe and well on September 6. Police have since thanked everyone who helped to […]

Frederick Street blooms again

Frederick Street blooms again

Frederick Street, once known as the commercial heart of Sunderland has bloomed again. Over the past few years Frederick Street has welcomed many new shops and café bars, but the street has welcomed yet another redesign. Thanks to their new newest tenant – Paul Airey, the city’s leading Estate agent, […]