Sunderland 2021

Emergency repairs to Sunderland’s coastal defences and it’s piers are getting underway after backing from the City Council’s Cabinet. The Old North Pier, New South Pier and Stonehill Wall were battered when Storm Emma and the Beast from the East combined and caused ‘significant damage’. The repairs are being estimated at costing approximately £3.1m with […]

Today the people behind the Sunderland City of Culture Bid have announced the launch of a brand new cultural programme for Sunderland. Twenty Four Seven is an ambitious seven-year project that aims to build on the city’s unsuccessful 2021 bid and existing cultural offerings. The £60m project will take the city up to 2024, with […]

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