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A wonderful picture of the Breitling Stearman by Laurence Younger from South Shields

Memories of Sunderland Airshow 2017

Poor weather failed to dampen the spirits at the iconic Sunderland Airshow this summer. Here we look back at some of the highlights of the event – the biggest free airshow in Europe. Up, up and away!   The Red Arrows sketch smoke trails in the sky. Credit to Janet Leslie Parachuters […]

WATCH: Simulation exercise helps Sunderland University paramedic students deliver first-class emergency response

WATCH: Simulation exercise helps Sunderland University paramedic students deliver first-class emergency response

Student paramedics’ emergency response skills were put to the test this week, (August 22), as part of a staged 999 call-out that involved working with North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) and Sunderland Royal Hospital’s Emergency Department. The paramedics students were filmed during the simulation to help give feedback on their […]

North East and the nation pay tribute to brave Bradley Lowery after he loses cancer fight

North East and the nation pay tribute to brave Bradley Lowery after he loses cancer fight

Words by Sophie Dishman and Mariam Khattab. Tributes from across the nation have been paid to brave Bradley Lowery after loosing his fight against neuroblastoma. The six-year-old Black Cats fan passed away today (July 7), following a long battle with the disease. A post on the Bradley’s Fight Against Neuroblastoma Facebook page said: “My […]