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Sunderland community sports facilities remain closed amid confusion over lockdown guidelines

Sunderland community sports facilities remain closed amid confusion over lockdown guidelines

Following Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement that from Wednesday: “you can play sports, but only with members of your own households,” Sunderland residents heading to local parks may be surprised to find sports some facilities remain locked up. Sunderland council have said facilities such as tennis courts, football pitches, and […]

WATCH: Protesters fly EU flag on Brexit day

WATCH: Protesters fly EU flag on Brexit day

Protesters have flown numerous EU flags outside Sunderland’s Museum and Winter Gardens to show their support for the Remain campaign. Many people gathered at the cultural landmark in the city centre to mark Brexit Day – the day the Prime Minister (PM), Theresa May, formally triggered Article 50. The aim of […]

BREAKING: Britain WILL leave the EU

BREAKING: Britain WILL leave the EU

Britain will leave the European Union, it has officially been confirmed this morning (Friday 24th June)  51.9% of the U.K. population voted for Brexit and to leave the 28 member block Union, that works out as 17,410,742 votes across the country. The North East, joined much of England and Wales, in […]