Sunderland

Whippet on Sunderland beach by Lauren Davison

Sunderland City Council to extend consultation over summertime dog beach ban as petition gains momentum 

Talya Honebeek and Declan Wiseman SUNDERLAND CITY COUNCIL have extended the consultation on the summertime banning of dogs on beaches, after over 3000 angry dog owners petitioned the council.  Council Leader, Councillor Graeme Miller, said: “Beach users told us that the current dog exclusion zones are not as clear as […]

Susan Edgar is the Head of the School of Education at the University.

New degree supports demand for Special Educational Needs and Disability teachers

RECRUITMENT is now underway for an innovative new course at The University of Sunderland. THE programme will allow trainee teachers to specialise in supporting pupils with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) in both mainstream and specialist schools. Primary Education with SEND route into QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) starts this September […]

Sunderland Royal Hospital awarded global digital healthcare accreditation

Sunderland Royal Hospital awarded global digital healthcare accreditation

SUNDERLAND Royal Hospital has been named as one of the most digitally advanced organisations of the whole UK’s National Health Service. THE Healthcare Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS) has given Sunderland Royal Hospital the prestigious Stage Seven recognition for its digital transformation throughout the years, making it the only […]