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Srijoni Parvin Abdur
04/05/2021 - 13:54
An arts project exploring the impact of the Covid pandemic on women from ethnically diverse communities will culminate in an exhibition at Arts Centre Washington. For the last few months the Srijoni...
Sunderland Airshow
07/04/2021 - 12:22
In response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Sunderland City Council has confirmed the cancellation of this year’s Sunderland Airshow.   Fiona Brown, Executive Director of Neighbourhoods, said: "...
Refugee football
07/04/2021 - 10:11
City partners in Sunderland are joining the team to support the annual, national Amnesty International UK ‘Football Welcomes Refugees’ campaign.    The campaign was first Launched in April 2017 to...
Crowdfund Sunderland
06/04/2021 - 10:47
Two weeks left to pitch to Crowdfund Sunderland The deadline to pitch towards Crowdfund Sunderland is the 21st April 2021. If your organisation wants to get involved and deliver a project later this...
Seaburn Inn
17/03/2021 - 16:14
The first window of bookings has opened up just as the last glass window has been installed at The Seaburn Inn, an exciting new addition to Sunderland’s seafront. Multi-award-winning The Inn...
STACK Seaburn
09/03/2021 - 12:30
Sunderland’s most innovative food and entertainment venue is to launch its booking system ahead of its planned full re-opening. STACK at Seaburn will be welcoming customers from Monday 12 April -...
Paint the town in sound
23/02/2021 - 15:55
Art activity packs inspired by Sunderland Museum’s Paint the Town in Sound exhibition have been distributed to families across Wearside. Five hundred packs were dropped off with community...
River Wear
17/02/2021 - 10:04
A Sunderland councillor is calling on people to stay safe near open water this half term holiday. With the weather much improved on last week's snow and ice, Councillor Linda Williams, Cabinet Member...


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2013 marked 21 years since Sunderland city status from HM The Queen, on 23rd March 1992.

Sunderland Top Ten's

Looking for a great family day out in a friendly, exciting city by the sea? Looking for fascinating museums, cute wildlife and plenty of space for your little ones to run off their excess energy? Look no more because Sunderland ticks all those boxes and more. Here are our ten best things for all of the family to do in Sunderland.


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