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Independent Venue week kicks off with a bang in Sunderland

Independent Venue week kicks off with a bang in Sunderland

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Independent Venue Week, supported by Vauxhall Vivaro, has started in Sunderland, with the first venue being Pop Recs. Spark headed down to see what […]

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no responses. 25th January 2016 Spark

Dark subway under Barnes roundabout turned into art work of nature and wild life

Dark subway under Barnes roundabout turned into art work of nature and wild life

A community arts project has transformed an underpass into a gateway to nature. In response to concerns by Wearsiders about being uneasy walking through the subway […]

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no responses. 25th January 2016

Is Vinyl going to stay forever? We hope so.

Is Vinyl going to stay forever? We hope so.

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Is vinyl here to stay? Judging by the 300 + people who queued for up to 4 hours outside Beatdown Record Shop on Saturday morning […]

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no responses. 22nd January 2016

BREAKING: Walkers ‘stranded’ on Roker Pier are rescued

BREAKING: Walkers ‘stranded’ on Roker Pier are rescued

Six people have been rescued by Sunderland Coastguards after the group got ‘stranded’ on Roker Pier due to high tides. No one is injured. The incident […]

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no responses. 22nd January 2016 Spark

BREAKING: Walkers ‘stranded’ on Roker Pier

BREAKING: Walkers ‘stranded’ on Roker Pier

SR News have got reports that coastguards are currently rescuing ‘stranded’ walkers on Roker Pier. According to the SR News source the walkers are being removed […]

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no responses. 22nd January 2016

Wearside dogs are keeping warm this winter – with a little help from a local lady!

Wearside dogs are keeping warm this winter – with a little help from a local lady!

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] It’s brass monkeys this January and a lady from Seaburn has been busy knitting to keep our fury friends warm. Jan Brown has spent over […]

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no responses. 18th January 2016

Craig David talks to Spark

Craig David talks to Spark

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] 2016 is looking like a big year for Craig David! His cover of Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” went viral on the first week of […]

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no responses. 18th January 2016

Want to be the next Big Brother champion?

Want to be the next Big Brother champion?

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Big Brother are heading to the North-East next week to look for their next set of contestants, which mean’s you could be booking yourself in […]

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no responses. 18th January 2016

Northumbria Police advise public after telephone scammer incidents

Northumbria Police advise public after telephone scammer incidents

Northumbria Police are reminding the public to remain vigilant to telephone scammers as offenders are continuing to operate in the area. Officers have received four reports of telephone calls from […]

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no responses. 18th January 2016

Free gym and swimming access for Sunderland’s veterans

Free gym and swimming access for Sunderland’s veterans

The Sunderland Armed Forces Network are offering free gym or swimming access for veterans across the city.  This comes through the Sunderland Council Active Gymnasiums and […]

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