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Sunderland Pride dates announced

Sunderland Pride dates announced

The dates of the annual Sunderland Pride event have been announced.  The event will start at 12pm on September 28 at Sunderland Civic Centre with a parade through Sunderland city centre and end in Park Lane, where five hours of entertainment will follow. Sunderland Pride is now in its fourth year and […]

Newcastle Falcons take strides with Sunderland students

Newcastle Falcons take strides with Sunderland students

Newcastle Falcons Rugby Club has appointed two students from the University of Sunderland to help raise their profile as a Premiership Rugby  Club. Students and brand managers Bryony Exton and Rebecca Auchterlonie will be around the University of Sunderland, selling tickets for specific home games throughout the rest of the season to […]

Thieves steal from ambulance staff

Thieves steal from ambulance staff

An iPad and other possessions were stolen from paramedics in Sunderland this morning. Thieves snuck into a paramedics’ vehicle parked in Goschen Street, while they were inside an address treating a patient. They stole a bag and an iPad that belonged to a member of staff from inside the ambulance […]

Washington museum appeals for funding

Washington museum appeals for funding

The North Eastern Electrical Transport Trust and Aircraft Museum (NEETT) is appealing for funding to make the museum bigger and better. The appeal follows Washington’s 5oth anniversary on becoming a new town. The museum that showcases the history of British Transport and its importance in the Sunderland will use the money […]