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VIDEO: Macbeth in Roker Park.

VIDEO: Macbeth in Roker Park.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=La1_NNVjFP0&w=560&h=315] A Sunderland park became the stage for one of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedies last week. Actors from Theatre Space North East staged three free performances of Macbeth in Roker Park between the 20th and the 22nd of June. The actors proved that all the world’s a stage as they […]

Refugee Week begins in Sunderland

Refugee Week begins in Sunderland

Sunderland support group Friends of the Drop In (FODI) is hosting a variety of different events in order to raise awareness and encourage support from students on behalf of refugees. Refugee Week will include a walk for sanctuary, a World Cup themed football tournament and stories of sanctuary from various refugees. The stories of sanctuary […]

Roker Pier to close this Sunday

Roker Pier to close this Sunday

Roker Pier closes this Sunday June 22 to allow work to go ahead on resurfacing it for the first time in its 111 year history. This latest phase of plans to restore one of Sunderland’s best loved and iconic landmarks for future generations will see the entire length of the […]

Is Wi-Fi Across Sunderland A Good Idea

Is Wi-Fi Across Sunderland A Good Idea

Sunderland BID and Sunderland City Council, are working together to try and bring Wi-Fi across the city.  Jordan Brooks hosted a debate on Spark FM with expert opinions from Manchester Digital and had chief executive of Sunderland BID Ken Dunbar live in the studio receiving questions from the public. You […]