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no responses. 20th February 2018 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Restoration works begin in Sunderland City Centre

Restoration works begin in Sunderland City Centre

Work is about to get underway on a group of derelict Grade II listed properties on High Street West, in Sunderland, including the original site of […]

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no responses. 19th February 2018 Abbie Burgess

Award Nomination puts Theatre Boss in the Spotlight

Award Nomination puts Theatre Boss in the Spotlight

Fiona Martin, deputy director of The Customs House, has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award for her work with aspiring actors. The Creative  Cultural Skills […]

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no responses. 16th February 2018 Liam Milburn

Catch-up with The Late Show’s World Radio Day special!

Catch-up with The Late Show’s World Radio Day special!

If you’ve never heard The Late Show before, you’ve been missing out. It’s Spark’s very own late night talk show, discussing anything and everything. From the […]

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no responses. 15th February 2018 Adam Wood

Bell Rings For ‘Teechers’ At The Customs House

Bell Rings For ‘Teechers’ At The Customs House

A timeless comedy set in the classrooms of a struggling school is coming to The Customs House. Teechers was written by John Godber in 1984 and […]

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no responses. 13th February 2018 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Campaign hopes to save Sunderland Church

Campaign hopes to save Sunderland Church

A crowdfunding campaign has been launched to save a historic Sunderland church from collapse. Holy Trinity Church, located on Church Street East in the East End […]

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no responses. 12th February 2018 Adam Wood

Sunderland Royal Hospital Toy Collection

Sunderland Royal Hospital Toy Collection

The Sunderland Islamic Society and the University of Sunderland Students Union are collecting toys for Sunderland Royal Hospital. The toys will benefit the Children’s Ward and will […]

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no responses. 10th February 2018 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Royal visit for Sunderland’s new bridge and culture hub

Royal visit for Sunderland’s new bridge and culture hub

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Williams and Kate Middleton, will visit Sunderland later this month when they visit the city’s new bridge, Northern Spire.  Their […]

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no responses. 9th February 2018 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

The North East gears up for Chinese New Year

The North East gears up for Chinese New Year

One of the regions noisiest annual events returns next weekend as the North East celebrates the Chinese New Year. In Sunderland, the year of the dog […]

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no responses. 8th February 2018 Adam Wood

People Urged To Help Make Beaches A Plastic Free Zone

People Urged To Help Make Beaches A Plastic Free Zone

People are being asked to do their bit to help keep the city’s beaches free of plastic bottles and other rigid plastics. Sunderland City Council signed up […]

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no responses. 7th February 2018 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

National Youth Film Academy heading to the North East

National Youth Film Academy heading to the North East

The National Youth Film Academy is coming to the North East on the lookout for the best up and coming young actors and filmmakers. The organisation, […]

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