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Charity calls on Britons to wear red as figures show one in every North East family could be at ‘greater risk of heart disease’

Charity calls on Britons to wear red as figures show one in every North East family could be at ‘greater risk of heart disease’

Over three quarters of people in the North East have someone in their family with factors that put them at greater risk of heart disease. This is according to new statistics released ahead of the British Heart Foundation’s (BHF) Wear it. Beat it. campaign to get the nation wearing red to fight […]

Police appeal after jewellery theft

Police appeal after jewellery theft

Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary at a house in Sunderland. Between 10:30am and 12pm on Monday, January 11, offenders broke into an address in Atkinson Road and stole a lot of jewellery. Among the items stolen was a gold band with an elephant charm attached, a silver […]

Sunderland High School announces closure

Sunderland High School announces closure

Sunderland High School has announced its closure.  In an open statement released by the school, it is said that “current and projected pupil numbers cannot secure the school’s long term future”. Numbers being admitted to the school have plummeted. This fall in numbers has meant that the school has been losing money which is “no […]