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no responses. 7th December 2017 Adam Wood

Police Cadets put through their paces by Sunderland Sport Scientists

Police Cadets put through their paces by Sunderland Sport Scientists

A group of Northumbria Police cadets have been investigating their own fitness levels, with support from University of Sunderland students learning to apply their sports science […]

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no responses. 6th December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Local Talent celebrated at the GenFactor Final

Local Talent celebrated at the GenFactor Final

Local singers, dancers and musicians will take centre stage tonight (Wednesday 6th December) for the final of Sunderland talent contest, GenFactor.  The GenFactor is a talent […]

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no responses. 6th December 2017 Adam Wood

College celebrates League Table success

College celebrates League Table success

Sunderland College has confirmed its position as the top college in the North East, a new league table reveals. Using official government data, more than 200 […]

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no responses. 6th December 2017 Adam Wood

National Autism Award for Sunderland Empire

National Autism Award for Sunderland Empire

Sunderland’s Empire Theatre took centre stage themselves to receive the Member’s Award from Action for Children’s Arts, for their autism specific projects.  The award recognises the work of the Creative Learning […]

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no responses. 5th December 2017 Adam Wood

Seaburn seafront renovations set to begin

Seaburn seafront renovations set to begin

The long-awaited renovations to Seaburn seafront are set to begin on December 5 with the demolition of the Seaburn Centre. After being declared by the council […]

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no responses. 5th December 2017 Adam Wood

Sunderland signs digital media guru

Sunderland signs digital media guru

One of the UK’s leading digital media experts will be teaching the next generation of social media managers at the University of Sunderland. Rich Keith, chief […]

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no responses. 4th December 2017 Adam Wood

Michael ‘Captures’ Hearts And Minds At National Awards Event

Michael ‘Captures’ Hearts And Minds At National Awards Event

Michael Donkin, a Personal Trainer from Houghton Le Spring, has been named ‘Self-Funded Learner of the Year’. He beat off stiff competition from two other outstanding […]

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no responses. 4th December 2017 Spark

Name of New River Wear Bridge unveiled

Name of New River Wear Bridge unveiled

The name of Sunderland’s impressive new bridge across the River Wear has been unveiled.  The bridge will be known as ‘Northern Spire’   following a week-long public […]

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no responses. 4th December 2017 Adam Wood

Festive Parking offer

Festive Parking offer

More than 2,000 council car parking spaces are becoming free in the run up to Christmas.  The Sunderland City Council scheme will run after 3pm, Monday […]

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no responses. 1st December 2017 Katie Baggott

Sunderland Supports World Aids Day

Sunderland Supports World Aids Day

The 1st of December marks World AIDS Day, which is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection. World […]

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