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Sunderland Smackems seeking skaters

Sunderland Smackems seeking skaters

Sunderland Smackems, the first roller derby league in the city, are currently recruiting skaters of all abilities. Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating in the same direction around a track. Game play consists of a series of short match-ups (jams) in which both teams […]

Best friends reunite thanks to Facebook

Best friends reunite thanks to Facebook

A Sunderland University student has reunited with a long-lost childhood best friend from Kuwait after four years of search thanks to Facebook. Computing student Abby Brookes, 21, from Hendon lived in the capital of Kuwait, Kuwait City, for seven years where she met her best friend Sophie Williams, 20. Abby lost […]