Author: Daniel Hordon

Red arrows perform a display during the Sunderland International Airshow. Credit: PA Images

Sunderland Airshow CANCELLED

Sunderland City Council has confirmed that this year’s airshow has been cancelled. The Council said that it regretted the decision to cancel the airshow, one of Sunderland’s most popular events, and blamed the ‘current situation’ for the cancellation. The 32nd airshow was due to be held on Friday 24, Saturday […]

Professor Gita Ramjee passed away on Tuesday from COVID-19-related complications.

‘A huge blow to the entirety of the healthcare sector’ – Tributes paid to world-renowned scientist and former Sunderland student

A world-renowned scientist who studied at the University of Sunderland has died in hospital in South Africa from COVID-19 related complications. Tributes have been paid to Professor Gita Ramjee who was a leading scientist in the fight against HIV. She passed away near Durban, South Africa on Tuesday. She had […]