North Tyneside

Dated: 27/09/2015
The Sunderland Illuminations switch-on at Cliffe Park lighthouse, which was done by Lauren Laverne and festival favourites the Spark Drummers. #NorthNewsAndPictures/2daymedia

Sunderland Illuminations is to shine again

Sunderland Illuminations will light the seafront once again this autumn. Starting at the end of September, this year’s programme has been extended to end with a bang on Bonfire Night. Organisers promises the Illuminations will be brighter than ever in 2016, featuring new installations of pirates, dinosaurs and fairies. Last year […]

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RNLI lifeguards to return to Tyne and Wear

Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards have returned to beaches across Tyne and Wear. The charity’s lifeguards will be at their posts from 10am to 6pm daily until Sunday, September 4. They will operate their seasonal patrols on Whitley Bay North and South, Cullercoats, King Edwards Bay, Longhands South, Sandhaven, Mowbray, Seaburn […]