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Author: Jordan Brooks
For Children In Need, we challenged three volunteers to climb Penshaw Monument. They came unprepared for the task at hand and the small climb up to the top became a huge obstacle. You can still donate to Children In Need here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/corporate2/childreninneed and tonight from 7:30 on BBC One for […]
Sunderland’s community radio station Spark FM is heading to London today, after a number of its members were nominated in categories for the Student Radio Awards. The awards are hosted by BBC Radio 1 and Global, who own station such as Capital, Heart and Radio X. New and upcoming […]
Our daily sugar intake is a hot topic after a new report. Now North East personal trainer David Fairlamb thinks even more can be done. First celebrity chef Jamie Oliver urged parliament to tax the most sugary items on the supermarket shelves. As a personal trainer for more than 20 […]
At Durham Book Festival former Business Secretary Vince Cable spoke about his time in the coalition. Since losing his seat in the General Election in May 2015. The former politician has written the follow up to his 2009 ‘The Storm’, this time looking back at his time in the Liberal Democrats […]
As part of the city of culture 2021 bid, Sunderland put on day of live music in Keel Square in the city centre. A variety of acts performed to crowds between noon and 6pm, before the different genres of music performed in various venues across the city.
As part of the City of Culture 2021 launch weekend, Sunderland Soundscape took to the stage on Saturday, September 19, with a host of Wearside acts performing in Keel Square. In the evening, venues across the city hosted acts from a variety of different genres of music. Lone Wolf Promotions […]
Sunderland hosted an evening of entertainment in Keel Square on Friday, September 18, to kick off the bid for city of culture 2021.
Shrek and Dragon visited Sunderland for the City of Culture launch night on Friday, September 18.
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