Sport

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 […]

Fullwell Juniors

Fulwell Junior champs to play at Etihad Stadium

Youngsters from Fulwell Junior School are to play at Manchester City’s Etihad stadium in the final round of a national six-a-side football tournament. The team fought off stiff competition to be crowned North East champions at the regional final of the Premier League Schools Tournament on Saturday. They will now go […]

Sunderland Smackems seeking skaters

Sunderland Smackems seeking skaters

Sunderland Smackems, the first roller derby league in the city, are currently recruiting skaters of all abilities. Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating in the same direction around a track. Game play consists of a series of short match-ups (jams) in which both teams […]