Chris Cordner Journalist
  • Bowburn
  • National World

40 years of service with the Sunderland Echo, Hartlepool Mail and Shields Gazette and passionate about sharing memories of the past across our proud communities.

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Sunderland Echo, Hartlepool Mail, Shields Gazette

Focus Areas

  • Nostalgia

1729 Articles
about 2 hours ago
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11 cheery pictures from Chaplins of England fans in the Sunderland pub in 2006

Re-living a night of high emotion from Chaplins in 2006

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about 3 hours ago
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Remembering Zhivago, the trendy Sunderland nightclub for the romantic and sophisticated clubber

‘People here are more fashion conscious than they are in Newcastle’

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about 16 hours ago
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Nine pictures of Sunderland's Red House prom, from a rainy night in 2012 at Ramside Hall

Brollies were part of the fashion accessories when the heavens opened

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about 16 hours ago
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Get in! The Sunderland fan who scored a dream goal for SAFC after he came on for Peter Reid

Now that must have cheered up Peter Reid

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about 16 hours ago
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The last days of Sunderland's Bishopwearmouth School, remembered 60 years on

A lesson in the history of Bishopwearmouth School

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about 16 hours ago
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Sunderland church to be filled with stunning tapestries

A must-see exhibition in Sunderland

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about 21 hours ago
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'Watch' Washington man as he wins a dream £17,000 Omega timepiece after wife puts a ban on buying...

Watch and cash made up the fantastic win

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2 days ago
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Nine pictures of happy times at Sunderland's Thorney Close Primary School from 2004 to 2013

A singing star, gold medallist and a juggler have all been VIP visitors

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2 days ago
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Remembering the day the great Muhammad Ali came to Washington

Four bouts, thousands of fans and a legacy to last a lifetime

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2 days ago
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'Nothing like it in the area' - coffee morning with a difference on its way in Sunderland

‘We are looking forward to seeing the positive differences these sessions have on people who are grieving a loved one’

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2 days ago
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11 superbly retro memories of Summer Streets festival in Sunderland from 2015 to 2022

Views from 2015 to 2022

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3 days ago
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Nine glowing pictures of staff at The Body Shop in Sunderland over the years

They’ve won awards, done fancy dress walks and backed great charities

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