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no responses. 8th November 2017 Spark

Is Paddington Bear an illegal immigrant? University of Sunderland academic asks that question in her recently published paper

Is Paddington Bear an illegal immigrant? University of Sunderland academic asks that question in her recently published paper

This week sees the release of Paddington 2 in cinemas – and while many families are looking forward to a fun movie experience, a North East academic has […]

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no responses. 8th November 2017 Adam Wood

Police Condemn Bonfire Night Attacks On Emergency Services

Police Condemn Bonfire Night Attacks On Emergency Services

Northumbria Police has condemned the behaviour of a group of youths responsible for attacking police and fire fighters with fireworks on Bonfire Night. On Sunday night […]

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no responses. 8th November 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

NEWS: Leader of Sunderland City Council has died

NEWS: Leader of Sunderland City Council has died

The Leader of Sunderland City Council and Leader of the City Council’s Majority Labour Group, Councillor Paul Watson has sadly died at the age of 63. […]

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no responses. 8th November 2017 Spark

NEWS: Northern Rail strikes to go ahead today

NEWS: Northern Rail strikes to go ahead today

Another rail strike is to cause further misery for commuters in the North East tomorrow. Northern Rail staff are to strike for the 11th time this year, […]

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no responses. 1st November 2017 Adam Wood

NEWS: Sharon Hodgson Calls Out Missed Opportunity To Make Gambling Safer

NEWS: Sharon Hodgson Calls Out Missed Opportunity To Make Gambling Safer

Sharon Hodgson, MP for Washington and Sunderland West, has criticised the Government’s failures to bring down the maximum allowed stake on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals from […]

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no responses. 31st October 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Breaking: Sunderland AFC sack manager Simon Grayson

Breaking: Sunderland AFC sack manager Simon Grayson

In the last hour. Sunderland AFC have sacked their manager, Simon Grayson following another home game without a win.  The club parted company with Simon Grayson […]

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no responses. 31st October 2017 Adam Wood

Sharon Hodgson MP Helps Launch Local Poppy Appeal

Sharon Hodgson MP Helps Launch Local Poppy Appeal

As Honorary President of the Washington Branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL), Sharon Hodgson MP helped the RBL and Durham Light Infantry (DLI) launch their […]

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no responses. 29th October 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

TRAVEL: Metro Service returns for Monday Morning

TRAVEL: Metro Service returns for Monday Morning

**UPDATE: Services are running now to all destinations. There are some delays due to Low Rail Adhesion.**  Article below is from Sunday 29th October There is […]

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no responses. 27th October 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Family pay tribute to murdered Sunderland woman Julie Parkin

Family pay tribute to murdered Sunderland woman Julie Parkin

The family of Sunderland teacher, Julie Parkin, have tonight released an emotional statement describing their “huge loss” following her death. Julie was found with fatal injuries […]

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no responses. 26th October 2017 Adam Wood

New Road Link And Upgrades Welcomed

New Road Link And Upgrades Welcomed

WORKS for a dual-carriageway and upgraded route into Sunderland city centre are moving forward with a new planning approval. Sunderland City Council’s application for the Sunderland Strategic […]

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