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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 […]

Man dies after being found in river Wear

Man dies after being found in river Wear

Police were called to the River Wear in Washington at 12.29pm on Thursday, April 17, following reports of a man in the river. Officers and other emergency services attended at Bonemill Lane, Fatfield in Washington near the Biddick Inn. A man was recovered from the river and taken to Sunderland […]