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New chapter for Sunderland City Library

Sunderland City Library and Arts Centre reopened to the public today (Monday 31 March) with a bumper packed programme of activities. The library closed at the end of February to allow a £500,000 refurbishment to go ahead – the first since it opened in 1995. To celebrate the library’s reopening […]

Sex attacker finally behind bars

Sex attacker finally behind bars

By Karon Kelly A sex attacker who threatened to kill a teenage girl after he raped her in her bedroom is finally behind bars. Clifford Redhead warned the 14-year-old she would die if she reported her ordeal in Washington in 1998. The effect of the warning on the young victim […]

Police want to meet residents in Sunderland West

Police want to meet residents in Sunderland West

Northumbria Police have issued a call to residents in the west of Sunderland to voice their concerns over crime. The Sunderland West Neighbourhood Policing Team will host a number of public meetings to bring the police and local communities together to discuss local concerns. The Partner and Communities Together (PACT) […]

'Miles For Men' comes to Sunderland

Miles For Men have announced the first ever Sunderland Miles For Men event which will take place at Herrington Country Park. The event, in partnership with Sunderland Live, will take place on August 3 and is an established male only 3 mile fun run. It was established in Hartlepool and […]

Northern Ghost Nights investigates Sunderland aircraft museum

Northern Ghost Nights investigates Sunderland aircraft museum

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzs9EUWWxBU] By Shannon Hodge & Amy-Lauren Fitzsimmons The “haunted” North East Aircraft Museum in Sunderland played host to a paranormal investigation on March 15. The professional ghost hunting team at Northern Ghost Nights explored the venue. Famous psychic and medium Ralph Keeton kicked off proceedings with a walk around the […]