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These Girls Can: Sunday Sun's top 15 sportswomen of the North East

These Girls Can: Sunday Sun's top 15 sportswomen of the North East

With the launch of Sport England's This Girl Can campaign, we've taken a look at the North East's top sportwomen

Dunston UTS and North Shields back on the road to Wembley glory

Dunston UTS and North Shields back on the road to Wembley glory
Dunston UTS and North Shields aim to make FA Vase progress, but what's that got to do with Edward III?

Ashington 1-2 Shildon: Title challengers in form but Ashington show potential

Ashington 1-2 Shildon: Title challengers in form but Ashington show potential
Shildon cemented their title credentials with victory at Ashington, but the Colliers came out with some credit

Southport 0-1 Gateshead: Robbie Ramshaw's early strike closes the gap in Conference

Southport 0-1 Gateshead: Robbie Ramshaw's early strike closes the gap in Conference
Gateshead manager Gary Mills is delighted after Robbie Ramshaw strike earns the Tynesiders a crucial three points
Snapped with a Newcastle United star: See our fifth gallery and send us your photos with NUFC players

Snapped with a Newcastle United star: See our fifth gallery and send us your photos with NUFC players

We want to see your photos of meeting Newcastle United players past and present. Just fill in the form below

Magic Moments: Ian Rush seals Hull of a victory over City

Magic Moments: Ian Rush seals Hull of a victory over City
In this week's Magic Moments we turn back to October 1997 and Newcastle United's 2-0 League Cup victory over Hull City at St James' Park

Newcastle United's unique transfer policy is old fashioned and probably won't work

Newcastle United's unique transfer policy is old fashioned and probably won't work
John Carver says he is happy to let others buy and sell players - but is that really the way for Newcastle United to go in 2015?
Sunderland are unlikely to make any more signings, but they could still do with a creative spark

Sunderland are unlikely to make any more signings, but they could still do with a creative spark

Sunderland legend Kevin Phillips says all managers want just one more signing - and, if he was Gus Poyet, he would be after a creative midfielder

Sunderland fans should not read too much into Gus Poyet's post-Fulham comments

Sunderland fans should not read too much into Gus Poyet's post-Fulham comments
Gus Poyet's comments after last weekend's draw against Fulham caused a stir, but Sunderland legend Kevin Phillips understands how he feels

Sunderland 2-0 Burnley opinion: Intent, not shape, the big difference in vital win today

Sunderland 2-0 Burnley opinion: Intent, not shape, the big difference in vital win today
Sunderland changed their formation, but it was a different mentality which earned three points against Burnley
Stephen Harmison: England's World Cup campaign starts on Sunday

Stephen Harmison: England's World Cup campaign starts on Sunday

The end of the tri-series is the beginning of England's World Cup proper - and things are starting to come together

Stephen Harmison: Spot-fixer Mohammad Amir deserved more leeway from cricket

Stephen Harmison: Spot-fixer Mohammad Amir deserved more leeway from cricket
Mohammad Amir cheated cricket and was rightly punished, but he deserves a bit more leeway over his return

Durham on tour: Rain's a pain for Ben Stokes and Mark Wood

Durham on tour: Rain's a pain for Ben Stokes and Mark Wood
Ben Stokes was denied the chance to build on an excellent start to England Lions' series against South Africa A
Blaydon 27-23 Loughborough Students: Scrum dominance proves enough

Blaydon 27-23 Loughborough Students: Scrum dominance proves enough

Blaydon scrummed their way back from a worrying opening quarter to defeat Loughborough Students 27-23 in National One

Free-to-air rugby in jeopardy as Six Nations bosses consider cashing in

Free-to-air rugby in jeopardy as Six Nations bosses consider cashing in
The days of Six Nations games on the BBC could be numbered as rugby union contemplates cashing in on the pay-TV market

Even in the professional age Newcastle Falcons keep old-school values alive

Even in the professional age Newcastle Falcons keep old-school values alive
Rugby union might be professional now but, as Newcastle Falcons showed in Romania, that doesn't mean you can't have fun

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