Latest News

07/05/2020 - 10:18
Sunderland's Beach Street Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) reopens on Monday 11 May with measures in place to ensure social distancing. The centre closed on 24 March due to Government...
Community support
06/05/2020 - 14:12
A Sunderland community group has been awarded £5000 from the Martin Lewis Covid-19 fund to support residents in the East End of the city. Community charity CHANCE is using the funding to put together...
06/05/2020 - 11:41
Sunderland City Council and its Public Health Team have joined forces with the Clinical Commissioning Group to pledge £150,000 to projects created by members of the community. Some projects are...
VE day celebrations
30/04/2020 - 17:12
Sunderland City Council is encouraging residents to commemorate Victory in Europe from the comfort of their own homes this year. On Friday 8 May people across the country will celebrate Victory in...
Penshaw Monument
29/04/2020 - 16:19
Sunderland's Northern Spire Bridge and the National Trust's Penshaw Monument are being lit in the colours of the rainbow in the city's latest bid to spread hope and show support for key workers....
Staying safe
29/04/2020 - 12:46
In response to Coronavirus and stay at home guidance Together for Children’s Next Steps team, Commissioning and Supported Accommodation teams have collaborated to deliver Staying Safe at Home Packs...
29/04/2020 - 12:37
More 20MPH zones have gone ‘live’ across Sunderland. Sunderland City Council has introduced the zones in residential areas in Concord and Biddick after they were identified as areas where speeding...
Brown bin
28/04/2020 - 13:52
Garden and bulky waste collections are set to resume in Sunderland. Garden waste collections were due to begin on 31 March but were temporarily suspended to allow the council to concentrate its...


Did you know?

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.


RT : Opening of & Winter Gardens, and "We welcome today's announcement… 1 month 2 weeks ago
RT : After three long months we are thrilled to announce that Washington Wetland Centre will re-open on June 10. Members… 2 months 1 week ago
RT : What does your future North East England bucket list say? Here are a couple of ideas of places you might want to ad… 2 months 1 week ago


Download the See it Do it app

Sign up to our newsletter

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
1 + 13 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.