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Budget gym set for approval in Southwick

Plans for a new budget gym to open in Southwick have moved one step closer to becoming reality after receiving council approval. The proposal to convert an empty call-centre on Wayfarer road into a gym run by Leeds-based Xercise4less was given the go-ahead by councillors at a meeting of the […]

Proposal to change use of Grade II* listed building in Silksworth

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Plans to tackle youth unemployment in Sunderland East put on hold

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Sunderland University and college academics go on strike over pay

Sunderland University and college academics go on strike over pay

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/131056799″] Sunderland University lecturers struck for two hours yesterday in a dispute over pay. Yesterday’s action was the first of three walkouts planned to take place between January 23 and February 10, where the University and College Union (UCU) are protesting ‘over a 13% drop in pay,’ they say. […]