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Two charged after Roker Avenue robbery

Two charged after Roker Avenue robbery

Two people have been charged following a robbery in Monkwearmouth. Gamiel Adam Hasan, 20, of Dundas Street in Roker, Sunderland, and a 16-year-old boy, have been charged with the involvement with the robbery of News 2000 on Roker Avenue on Sunday morning. Two men had entered the shop armed with […]

St.Anne’s Ward to head to the polls

St.Anne’s Ward to head to the polls

Resident’s of the St.Anne’s ward in Sunderland will soon head to the polls in a by-election to elect a new councillor. The by-election will take place on Thursday March 27 and will feature four candidates across four parties, in an attempt to replace former Labour counsellor, Lisa Smiles who recently […]

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 […]