Author: Matthew Austin

Nexus "must improve Metro service"

Nexus "must improve Metro service"

Metro passengers have called on Nexus to vastly improve the service following a difficult month. In a recent survey of around 200 people, 50 per cent said they were not satisfied with the Metro service, while 60 per cent had trouble getting a train on time. Suggestions for improvements included more […]

Council praised for Ashbrooke clean up

Council praised for Ashbrooke clean up

Sunderland City Council has been praised for its response to complaints regarding litter in Ashbrooke. Several residents raised concerns earlier this year about a larger than normal litter build up in and around Ashbrooke. Since then, the council has stepped up its efforts to clean up the area, and the […]

Two charged over a theft in Seaburn

Two charged over a theft in Seaburn

Two men have been charged with theft from a motor vehicle in Sunderland. They both appeared at the Magistrates Court in Sunderland on Monday, January 27. The men were arrested on suspicion of theft on Sunday, January 26. One of the men, Michael Foster, 37, pleaded guilty and was given 12 weeks […]