Heavy snowfall throughout the week had made it unlikely that the game would take place, but a 24-hour clear-up operation got the game onRead the full story ›
Sunderland take on Middlesbrough at the Stadium of Light on Saturday with Chris Coleman saying it's not a derby matchRead the full story ›
Newcastle United legend Andy Cole is campaigning for a change in the law to organ donations after his nephew gave him his kidney.Read the full story ›
County Durham gymnast Amy Tinkler has been named in the 2018 Commonwealth Games team. She won bronze at the Rio Olympics in 2016.Read the full story ›
Warkworth has been singled out as one of the most iconic cricket scenes in the UK.
The accolade has come in a book called "The Country's Most Iconic Cricket settings". The author, Brian Levison, travelled to grounds around the country.
The club sits in the shadow of Warkworth Castle, with views out to sea to the Coquet Estuary.
Despite its relatively small catchment area, the club has won the Northumberland League Premier Division 7 times and the Thomas Wilson Cup, a knockout competition, on 9 occasions, most recently in 2011.
Matt Ritchie's strike saw Newcastle beat Manchester United at St James' Park in a precious winRead the full story ›
Sonia Samuels and Aly Dixon to take on new half marathon a month before they head out to Australia for the Commonwealth GamesRead the full story ›
The midfielder spent 3 years on Wearside, making 60 appearances for the black cats. He died after a battle with pancreatic cancerRead the full story ›
Tom Curry played for Newcastle in the 1920s, before becoming a coach for Manchester United. He was killed in the Munich air disaster in 1958Read the full story ›
Sunderland midfielder Didier Ndong has joined Watford on loan, the Hornets have announced.Read the full story ›