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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 […]

Sunderland Pride dates announced

Sunderland Pride dates announced

The dates of the annual Sunderland Pride event have been announced.  The event will start at 12pm on September 28 at Sunderland Civic Centre with a parade through Sunderland city centre and end in Park Lane, where five hours of entertainment will follow. Sunderland Pride is now in its fourth year and […]

Newcastle Falcons take strides with Sunderland students

Newcastle Falcons take strides with Sunderland students

Newcastle Falcons Rugby Club has appointed two students from the University of Sunderland to help raise their profile as a Premiership Rugby  Club. Students and brand managers Bryony Exton and Rebecca Auchterlonie will be around the University of Sunderland, selling tickets for specific home games throughout the rest of the season to […]