Arty Backpacks

Saturday, March 24, 2018 to Sunday, June 10, 2018

Borrow a backpack to go exploring the amazing portraits in the BP Portrait Award exhibition, with Eddie the Teddy. Try different puzzles and challenges using the materials provided in the backpack. This is a FREE activity aimed at young children, please note a refundable deposit of keys, bankcard or a banknote will be required. Donations are welcome.

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Sunderland marks the easterly end of the 140-mile C2C (Coast to Coast) route. The C2C cycle trail from Whitehaven in Cumbria to Sunderland is Britain's most popular long distance route, with up to 15,000 cyclists completing it every year.

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