Sport

Roads in Sunderland need to be safer for cyclists

Roads in Sunderland need to be safer for cyclists

[googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/d/embed?mid=zoMN0jZNkDyw.kAGj6axXZr9Y&w=650&h=500]  The map above shows where some cyclists have been involved in serious accidents locally in 2014, resulting in death or serious injuries. Despite the increase in the number of cyclists being killed or injured on the roads of Sunderland, the area hasn’t received funding to improve cycle networks. More than […]

Dockyard skatepark re-opens after recent closure

Dockyard skatepark re-opens after recent closure

Dockyard Skatepark has once again opened its doors despite financial troubles. The facility, based on Woodbine Terrace, Pallion, has re-opened after closing recently due to a lack of funding and will be open for the Christmas period. Derek Milligan, owner of the park, had previously spent £200,000 of his own money attempting to […]