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Sunderland Police tackle theft

Sunderland Police tackle theft

Following a recent issue of burglars stealing items from sheds and garages in Sunderland, police have decided to launch an operation to prevent theft in the area. The operation is part of Northumbria’s Police Soundwave aimed to to support those residents who have been affected and to tackle those who may be suspect […]

Roker Pier due to be refurbished

Roker Pier due to be refurbished

Roker Pier is due to be resurfaced after part of the pier was ruined by the violent crashing of the waves. Sunderland City Council have submitted a bid of £500,000 to the Heritage Lottery Fund to provide a full restoration plan. The plans include the refurbishment of the deck and […]

Community welcomes stadium parking plan

Community welcomes stadium parking plan

Residents of Southwick and Monkwearmouth have given their support to a parking scheme around the Stadium of Light. An increase in the number of events held at the stadium, along with changes to traditional match-day and kick-off times, had meant that existing parking restrictions were causing inconvenience. But following a public […]