Sunderland, England Newswire

Sunderland, England Newswire

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  1. Brendan Foster has a legacy to rival Usain BoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    Brendan Foster has a legacy to rival Usain Bolt... he is the voice of his sport and a conforting, informed presence When Brendan Foster was a teenager, he played for Jarrow and Hebburn Boys against Chester-le-Street Boys in a football match that doubled as a trial for both his beloved Newcastle United and Sunderland. The outcome changed his life and enriched ours.

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  2. A history of Sunderland vs Celtic, including Aiden McGeady in green and whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Chronicle Live

    Ahead of Sunderland welcoming Celtic to the Stadium of Light, club historian Rob Mason looks back on the two clubs' history with one another With Sunderland set to welcome Celtic to the Stadium of Light in just over a week's time thoughts turn to previous meetings between two of the powerhouses of football in Scotland and the North East. The visit of Brendan Rodgers' men to the Stadium of Light will be the 28th time the clubs have met in a fixture which stretches back to 1889.

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  3. Police investigating alleged murder of Sunderland teacher Julie Parkin need your helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Chronicle Live

    The 39-year-old was found dead in her home in June and a 35-year-old man has appeared in court charged with her murder Julie, who was 39, was found with fatal knife wounds in her home in Kirkwall Close in Sunderland on June 27. Parkin, of Kirkwall Close, was remanded in custody and is due to appear in Newcastle Crown Court again on July 28. Officers are now appealing for anyone who saw a man and woman in a Mazda car near Sunderland Marina on June 26 to come forward and help with their investigation.

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  4. Dai Wai-tsun signs a three-year deal with Bury. Photo: Bury Twitter account - @buryfcofficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong to step up pursuit of teen ace Dai Wai-tsun after midfielder signs three-year contract with England's Bury The sight of England-based starlet Dai Wai-tsun putting pen to paper on a professional contract with League One side Bury will make the Hong Kong Football Association more determined to secure the teenage midfielder's national team future. Known as Tsun Dai in England, the Hong Kong-born player who turns 18 next week impressed fans of third-tier side Bury when he made his debut this month in a preseason friendly against Championship outfit Sunderland.

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  5. Southampton want Manchester City's Patrick Roberts on loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Daily Mail

    Aguero is one of the Premier League's greatest ever strikers but his face no longer fits at Manchester City with Guardiola favouring Jesus and courting Sanchez... could he really join Chelsea? Prince Andrew's ex Staveley - who has A 28bn from the Middle East under her management - interested in buying Premier League club Huge pay rise for Conte: Chelsea boss signs new deal worth staggering A 18m... but there's no extension beyond 2019 Neymar accepts PSG offer as they prepare to trigger A 195m clause to more than DOUBLE world record transfer fee Tottenham face having to pay Sissoko to leave the club as they struggle to shift A 30m flop and his A 85,000-a-week wage 'It has been a difficult few days for me... but I feel it's probably the right decision for both sides': Lazio new boy Lucas bids emotional farewell to Anfield after 10 years' service 'The bus is red hot': Liverpool forced to ... (more)

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  6. More than 1,500 homes could be built on green belt land in Sunderland and WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Chronicle Live

    Green land near Herrington Country Park and Springwell Village are among the sites which could see major development in coming years Sunderland City Council is planning a raid on the greenbelt in order to open up space for more than 1,500 new homes. Environmentalists and campaign groups argue that it protects the countryside, while housing developers say it restricts building and pushes up house prices.

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  7. Sunderland Airshow travel: Shuttle bus to run between city centre and seafrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Chronicle Live

    Sunderland Airshow is set to be a huge draw on Wearside at the weekend and a shuttle bus will help people get access to the event An express direct service to the Sunderland International Airshow will run on Saturday, July 22 and Sunday, July 23 providing a direct link between Sunderland City Centre and the popular regional event. The 510 service, which stops at Fawcett Street, Wheatsheaf, Stadium of Light Metro, Seaburn Metro and the Airshow, will run every few minutes from 10am until 7pm.

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  8. Ryan Giggs: What next as sabbatical goes on?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | BBC News

    A little over a decade has passed since Ryan Giggs' final game for Wales yet, even at 43 years old, the former Manchester United winger can still be devilishly elusive. He has been enjoying a first year off in a career which has spanned more than a quarter of a century, starting with his United debut in 1990 and coming to a temporary halt when he left the club as a coach 12 months ago.

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  9. Anthony Hilton: Why Brexit will sink the UK's car industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | This Is London

    Anthony Hilton: If we lose tariff-free access to the single market it will be disastrous for luxury British manufacturing The crankshaft of the BMW Mini, which is the bit which transmits the power of the engine to the wheels, crosses the English Channel three times while the car is being made. It is cast in France; it goes to a plant in Warwickshire to be milled and finished.

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  10. Summer transfer window: Record set to be broken in Premier League spending spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | BBC News

    Swansea's Gylfi Sigurdsson has been valued at 50m, Everton have spent 90m and Manchester United bought Romelu Lukaku for 75m - so is Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez right to call this summer's transfer window "a little bit crazy"? Premier League clubs' spending has already surpassed 500m since the end of last season - and business analysts Deloitte say they are on course to set another new record by 31 August. Football finance expert Rob Wilson says the market "hyper-inflation" means anyone selling to an English club is adding "at least 40%, if not 50%, to the deal".

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  11. Road to Brexit: The Heartlands Where a Good Deal Matters MostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Bloomberg

    Britain may be in disarray, but one thing remains on track: at the stroke of midnight on March 29, 2019, the country is due to leave the European Union. After the divisive Brexit vote was followed a year later by an election that produced no clear winner, the overarching question also hasn't changed, even if the political landscape has shifted.

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  12. Sunderland in talks to sign Bury striker James VaughanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Daily Mail

    Money Man taunts McGregor with Irish flag during Toronto press conference after UFC star got crowd to chant 'f*** the Mayweathers' From weakling to wonder woman... the remarkable rise of Konta as she bids for a place in the Wimbledon final Murray says he doesn't deserve world No 1 spot and predicts he will lose it soon after limping out of Wimbledon 'If Pep and City feel hurt, I am sorry... I have come here to be a champion': Alves all smiles as he is unveiled by PSG on A 230,000-a-week deal Arsenal confident new A 45m offer will be enough to snatch Lemar from Monaco as Wenger bids to beef up trophy hunt Djokovic OUT: World No 2 joins Murray and Nadal at Wimbledon exit door as he retires with injury at 7-6, 2-0 down against Berdych Federer serves up revenge as he beats last year's conqueror Raonic in straight sets to make a 12th Wimbledon semi Murray out of Wimbleon: Heartbreak for ... (more)

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  13. Belfast man sentenced to seven years for terrorism-related offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | BreakingNews.ie

    A man from west Belfast has been sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to a number of terrorism-related offences. He was arrested at an address in Sunderland, England in September 2015 following a search of his parents' home in the Ballymurphy area of Belfast.

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  14. Sprinklers save lives, but how much would it cost to fit them in our high-rise tower blocks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Chronicle Live

    After the Grenfell Tower fire, we've launched the What Price Life? campaign, part of which is to call for expansion of sprinkler systems in region The Chronicle is calling on housing providers to fit our region's high-rise tower blocks with sprinklers - a move we estimate could cost around 10m. In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster, which claimed the lives of at least 80 people, it emerged that it would have cost 200,000 to retro-fit the block with sprinklers.

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  15. What Price Life? Every Tyne and Wear MP backs The Chronicle's campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Chronicle Live

    Politicians have agreed to support our push for better protection for high-rise tower block residents in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire Our campaign, which demands protections for high-rise residents in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire , is now in to its second week. At least 80 were killed in the horrific blaze last month but it has become clear the problems aren't isolated to London.

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  16. Motorbike rider being treated by paramedics after crashing into fence in SunderlandRead the original story

    Monday Jul 3 | Chronicle Live

    The collision happened on Rhondda Road, in the Hylton Castle area of the city, and ambulance crews are still on scene The crash happened on Rhondda Road in the Hylton Castle area of Sunderland shortly after 3pm on Monday, and paramedics have been called to the scene. A Northumbria Police spokeswoman said: "There's been a collision on Rhondda Road.

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  17. Adam Parkin in court accused of murdering primary school teacher Julie ParkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Chronicle Live

    Parkin was in the dock at Newcastle Crown Court facing allegations he murdered Mrs Parkin and attempted to murder another alleged victim, who cannot be named for legal reasons. Mrs Parkin, 39, was discovered with fatal knife wounds at her home on Kirkwall Close, in Sunderland, on Tuesday June 27. The address, in the Hylton Castle area of the city, was sealed off throughout the day, as police and forensic teams began their investigation.

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  18. From Wearside to the world - meet the stars with Sunderland rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | Chronicle Live

    It might not be the first place you think of when someone says 'celebrity' but Sunderland has contributed a number of stars to British culture. The 82-year-old actor has become a staple of British TV over a career that started half a century ago.

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  19. Man appears in court charged with murder of Sunderland teacher Julie ParkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Chronicle Live

    Mum-of-two Julie Parkin, who worked at West Boldon Primary School, was found dead at an address in Sunderland Mum-of-two Julie Parkin, 39, was found dead at an address in Kirkwall Close, Hylton Castle, Sunderland , on Tuesday.

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  20. Sunderland taken off the market by owner Ellis ShortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Independent.ie

    Ellis Short, Sunderland chairman walks out of the tunnel to take a look at the pitch prior to the Premier League match between Sunderland and Burnley at Stadium of Light on March 18, 2017 in Sunderland, England. Ellis Short has taken Sunderland off the market after the collapse of takeover talks and the appointment of new manager Simon Grayson.

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