Another generally dry but cloudy day, with mist patches and light, variable winds.
Some spots of drizzle are possible, mainly over higher parts.
Maximum Temperature 6 °C.
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Rafa Benitez complimented the performances of three Newcastle United youngsters who made their debuts against Birmingham City in the FA Cup.Read the full story ›
Emilio Nsue has left Middlesbrough FC to sign for Championship club Birmingham for an undisclosed fee.Read the full story ›
Wicked, the West End musical that tells the story of the Witches of Oz, has confirmed a return to the Sunderland Empire Theatre.Read the full story ›
The striking white pylon left the Port of Sunderland at around 5am on Thursday, arriving some two hours later on a barge.Read the full story ›
Two men have been charged with attempted robbery after an incident at a Sunderland Post Office.
Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery at the Ford Post Office in Hylton Road,
George Tumilty, 31, of Flodden Road, in Sunderland and Kevin Jarvis, 45 of Garfield Street, also in Sunderland are due to appear at Teeside Magistrates Court.
"We appreciate some people may have experienced some disruption during our enquiries and I'd like to thank members of the public for their help, support and cooperation. It is not something we take for granted and we're very grateful to our local communities for this support."