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no responses. 22nd November 2017 Jay Sykes

ArtyParti – Fireflight / We Are Makers

ArtyParti – Fireflight / We Are Makers

Joining us live on this week’s ArtyParti: Helen Green, Director of the Fire Station Helen is behind the development project of the old Fire Station building […]

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no responses. 17th November 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

WATCH: Sunderland City of Culture Bid “We are Makers”

WATCH: Sunderland City of Culture Bid “We are Makers”

A short film highlighting some of Sunderland’s cultural assets and rich history has been released from the team behind the 2021 City of Culture bid. The […]

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no responses. 17th November 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Participants wanted for arts project to celebrate new bridge

Participants wanted for arts project to celebrate new bridge

Proposals are being sought for a large scale participatory arts commission to help celebrate Sunderland’s new bridge.  In spring 2018, Sunderland’s new bridge will open across the […]

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no responses. 13th November 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Lumiere Light Festival to shine bright in Durham

Lumiere Light Festival to shine bright in Durham

Sunderland Illuminations have barely stopped shining and now Durham it set to ‘light up’ for the Lumiere Light Festival. The Lumiere Light Festival has been to […]

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no responses. 12th November 2017 Abbie Burgess

Brothers From Sunderland Take Centre Stage in National Military Magazine

Brothers From Sunderland Take Centre Stage in National Military Magazine

Three brothers who served in the Army from Roker, Sunderland, have become the main focal point for a national Armed Forces magazine in the run up […]

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no responses. 6th November 2017 Jay Sykes

ArtyParti – Restoration through Creativity

ArtyParti – Restoration through Creativity

ArtyParti is a weekly radio show celebrating participatory arts in the north east. Today’s guests, discussing creative restoration, the Canny Space, Black History Month, and how […]

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no responses. 2nd November 2017 Adam Wood

Sunderland Welcomes the City Of Culture Judges

Sunderland Welcomes the City Of Culture Judges

The judging panel are coming to Sunderland today (Thursday 2nd November) to help make their decision about whether Sunderland should be UK City of Culture 2021. […]

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no responses. 1st November 2017 Adam Wood

Top 10 landmarks of the North East

Top 10 landmarks of the North East

The North East is full of amazing landmarks such as The Angel of the North and St James’ Park. Newcastle has been voted number 1 for […]

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no responses. 29th September 2017 Beth Smith

Sunderland 2021 bid director Rebecca Ball chats to Spark!

Sunderland 2021 bid director Rebecca Ball chats to Spark!

As Sunderland enters it’s final bid to become UK City of Culture in 2021 the bid director, Rebecca chats to Drivetime’s Ryan and Beth about the […]

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no responses. 28th September 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Get Behind Our City: Sunderland 2021

Get Behind Our City: Sunderland 2021

Social media will be taken over tomorrow (Friday 29th September) as the final process for Sunderland’s City of Culture bid is submitted, Organisers are now asking […]

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