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no responses. 21st December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Sunderland MP pushes for Washington Metro extension

Sunderland MP pushes for Washington Metro extension

Sunderland MP Sharon Hodgson, has geared up her long-standing campaign to bring the Tyne and Wear Metro to Washington with a letter to the Transport Secretary, Chris […]

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no responses. 19th December 2017 Adam Wood

Theatregoers Urged To Help Red Sky Ball Scale

Theatregoers Urged To Help Red Sky Ball Scale

Jack and the Beanstalk has taken up centre stage at Sunderland Empire until 7 January 2018 and theatre bosses are urging theatregoers to continue their generosity and […]

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no responses. 19th December 2017 Spark

United fans push trolleys full of food to St James

United fans push trolleys full of food to St James

Newcastle United supporters pushed two trolleys full of food from South Shields to Newcastle last weekend in aid of Newcastle West End food bank. Kris and Adam […]

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no responses. 18th December 2017 Adam Wood

Check your Baubles this Christmas

Check your Baubles this Christmas

The first, simple to use, step-by-step “check yourself” testicular cancer app has been launched today by testicular cancer charity The Oddballs Foundation. Patron of the Foundation […]

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no responses. 18th December 2017 Spark

How can you help local charity shops this Christmas?

How can you help local charity shops this Christmas?

Christmas is a time for giving and people embrace that by giving more to charity in the winter months. But, what about the rest of the […]

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no responses. 16th December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

New Plans for the Bonded Warehouse

New Plans for the Bonded Warehouse

Redevelopment plans have been announced for the Bonded Wearhouse site at the Sunderland Fish Quay which will see the building transformed into a new venue boasting live […]

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no responses. 15th December 2017 Adam Wood

Jack’s the lad to help his community

Jack’s the lad to help his community

A Sunderland student has become one of the youngest councillors in the country, while still studying for his Politics degree. Jack Cunningham, 19, is studying Politics […]

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no responses. 15th December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Black Cats bring festive cheer to local Hospitals

Black Cats bring festive cheer to local Hospitals

Sunderland AFC players and staff took time out to give children at three north east hospitals an extra special Christmas treat. Alongside manager Chris Coleman, assistant […]

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no responses. 14th December 2017 Spark

East Herrington residents ‘very hopeful’ over Park Decision

East Herrington residents ‘very hopeful’ over Park Decision

East Herrington residents say they’re ‘very hopeful’ over the decision against building on West Park in Sunderland.  The greenbelt site was included in the plan from […]

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no responses. 14th December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Santa’s swapping his Sleigh for a Stagecoach Bus

Santa’s swapping his Sleigh for a Stagecoach Bus

If you’re heading on the bus across Sunderland you may find yourself being driven by Santa and his little helpers, as drivers from Stagecoach in Sunderland […]

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