University of Sunderland

The truth about sex was laid bare at the University of Sunderland after a panel of experts hosted a special radio broadcast.   Students and staff from the University joined BBC Radio 5 Live’s panel as part of the UK’s biggest conversation about sex.   Hosted by the station’s Anna Foster; Embarrassing Bodies presenter Dr. […]

BBC Academy’s digital experts will be delivering free workshops at the University of Sunderland, offering an opportunity to get clued-up on the latest in digital content and hands-on with new technology. The BBC’s Digital Skills Morning will kick off at the National Glass Centre on October 15, 8.45am-1pm providing a special focus on nurturing new talent and creating […]

Oscar-winning film producer Lord David Puttnam has today addressed one of the most diverse issues in the UK. Lord Puttnam has returned to the University of Sunderland, to the building built during his time as Chancellor (1997-2007). Spark Report’s Charlotte Price spoke to Lord Puttnam about what he’s been doing in Sunderland today: Brexit has […]

Our brand new summer schedule launches Monday (4th June) with a brand new look at weekends and some reshuffles across our weekday programmes. Spark at the Weekend is changing! Don’t worry firm favourites Cheesy Pop, Spark Gold and The Local Music Show all stay exactly where they are! But we’ve got a number of new […]

Twist is a re-imagined, contemporary, play written by Abigail Oliver and Holly-Rose Kneller, based on the time-honoured Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens. A classic story was brought into the modern era, staying true to the original story that we all know and love, with a unique ‘twist’. (sorry…) The set was really simple, and yet […]

University of Sunderland 3rd Year Photography students open their final degree show exhibition on 15th June 2018. “This is a fantastic opportunity for the emerging photographers graduating from the University of Sunderland to showcase their undoubted talents,” said Noura Petridi, Exhibition Co-Ordinator. The exhibition, Lux, opens on Friday 15th June 2018 at 6.00pm at Priestman […]

The University of Sunderland has launched a campaign this week tackling attitudes to hate crime, harassment and violence. The campaign, which includes an animated video, posters and a poem focusing on what is acceptable behaviour, has been created by two University of Sunderland graduates. The new campaign was created in response to a national call […]

Sunderland is getting ready for its annual Active Sunderland BIG Bike Ride on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 June. Entries are now open at: www.activesunderland.org.uk Using the city’s cycle path network, the BIG Bike Ride is designed to cover a variety of distances to make sure that everyone, regardless of experience or ability, can join in. […]


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