The Sunderland Echo newspaper app brings you a full colour digital replica of the Sunderland Echo newspaper and every newspaper supplement, all presented in pristine detail and designed to be enjoyed on your smartphone and tablet device.

Updated early each morning six days a week, the app gives you the opportunity to read the full edition of the paper and its supplements over breakfast, or download them for offline reading later.

When viewing a paper or supplement, you can pinch and zoom to enlarge the pages and articles, swipe through or jump to the next or other pages, use the search functionality to find specific articles, and view full pages either in single page portrait or double page spread landscape mode.

Download the Sunderland Echo newspaper app now and discover up-to-the-minute latest news from your local area via, Updated throughout the day and including photos, videos, improved digital content which can all be shared on social media. We have live news notifications sent direct to your device.

The app features:

• The latest live news and daily digital edition newspaper
• Live updates with interactive article elements
• New easy-to-use navigation
• Read essential content offline when it suits you
• Responsive design complimenting the print edition
• 30 day archive of the newspaper

The Sunderland Echo newspaper app brings you the very best in news, sport, entertainment, other features and more from Sunderland, East Durham, Durham City and the surrounding area, with full daily editions exactly as the printed version.

This gives access to both the digital content and the paper editions within the app
.Payment for this subscription will be charged to your iTunes account upon purchase. The subscription will auto-renew within 24 hours of the current subscription expiring. Auto-renewing subscriptions can be managed via Account Settings allowing them to be turned off. No cancellations of the current subscription are allowed during the active subscription period.

Privacy Policy:

What’s New

Version 1.12

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
290 Ratings

290 Ratings

2605ronnie ,

Better than website

Subscribe to this to read the Echo as a digital newspaper, much superior to reading the Sunderland Echo website which is chronically slow on a tablet , even on high speed fibre internet

Mattysdad ,

Regional News too please

Great app. Love it. But would like to be able to get East Durham news too.

Colinsafc ,

Unable to log on using password

Paid my £3.99 subscription then tried to log on with password unable to do this please help me other wise cancel my payment plan, all I want to do is use the site that I have enjoyed for years

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your feedback. Have you managed to login? We are continuing to improve the app over the coming weeks and will take your feedback on board.

App Privacy

The developer, Johnston Publishing Ltd, has not provided details about its privacy practices and handling of data to Apple. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

No Details Provided

The developer will be required to provide privacy details when they submit their next app update.


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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