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no responses. 8th December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

City of Culture: Sunderland upbeat despite missing out


City of Culture: Sunderland upbeat despite missing out

Sunderland has vowed to push ahead with a programme of ‘major cultural activities’ after it missed out on the UK City of Culture title. Arts and […]

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no responses. 7th December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Sunderland miss out on City of Culture title


Sunderland miss out on City of Culture title

Sunderland have been pipped to the post for the chance to be crowned UK City of Culture 2021.  Sunderland was one of five shortlisted cities alongside Stoke-on-Trent, […]

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no responses. 7th December 2017 Jay Sykes

What Next? – Sunderland 2021 Announcement Special


What Next? – Sunderland 2021 Announcement Special

“What Next? is a movement bringing together arts and cultural organisations & people involved in arts and culture from across the UK – to articulate, champion […]

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no responses. 5th December 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Get Behind Our City: Final Push for City of Culture Bid


Get Behind Our City: Final Push for City of Culture Bid

Today people across Sunderland are being urged to get behind the City’s bid to become UK City of Culture, in a final push before the winning […]

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no responses. 17th November 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

WATCH: Sunderland City of Culture Bid “We are Makers”


WATCH: Sunderland City of Culture Bid “We are Makers”

A short film highlighting some of Sunderland’s cultural assets and rich history has been released from the team behind the 2021 City of Culture bid. The […]

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no responses. 17th November 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Participants wanted for arts project to celebrate new bridge


Participants wanted for arts project to celebrate new bridge

Proposals are being sought for a large scale participatory arts commission to help celebrate Sunderland’s new bridge.  In spring 2018, Sunderland’s new bridge will open across the […]

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no responses. 29th September 2017 Beth Smith

Sunderland 2021 bid director Rebecca Ball chats to Spark!


Sunderland 2021 bid director Rebecca Ball chats to Spark!

As Sunderland enters it’s final bid to become UK City of Culture in 2021 the bid director, Rebecca chats to Drivetime’s Ryan and Beth about the […]

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no responses. 28th September 2017 Ethan Lowerson-Marshall

Get Behind Our City: Sunderland 2021


Get Behind Our City: Sunderland 2021

Social media will be taken over tomorrow (Friday 29th September) as the final process for Sunderland’s City of Culture bid is submitted, Organisers are now asking […]

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