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Seaburn and Roker beach
28/05/2020 - 13:47
Sunderland City Council is reintroducing the rules around dogs on beaches from Monday 1 June. This follows the decision to lift the Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) in place for dog walking...
seafront car park
28/05/2020 - 10:02
Seafront car parks reopen today (Thursday 28 May) and remain free until Friday 5 June. The reopening includes car parks at parks, such as Herrington Country Park. In the city centre, parking charges...
Library books
27/05/2020 - 15:04
Sunderland Libraries Services is once again offering a free book delivery service for Sunderland residents who are unable to access libraries due to age, illness, disability or mobility issues. The...
Memory Bank
27/05/2020 - 14:52
Sunderland Libraries Services have gifted Memory Bank Sunderland DVD pack to 50 residential and care homes throughout Sunderland to assist care staff to help and support the wellbeing of all...
Arts Centre Washington
26/05/2020 - 14:54
Although we are all social distancing during the Covid-19 pandemic there are still lot's of great, family friendly 'virtual' activities taking place through Arts Centre Washington. Here's a selection...
21/05/2020 - 13:55
To celebrate local history month in May, Sunderland Culture is inviting families to explore Sunderland’s special heritage and their own family histories this Whit Half Term. New activities will be...
Borrow box
21/05/2020 - 09:50
Although library venues may have had to close their doors in response to the Covid-19 outbreak Sunderland Libraries Services continue to offer a wide range of digital services for all ages, to reduce...
20/05/2020 - 14:34
Two former Sunderland industrial sites that were re-born as parks and public spaces are featured in a new book showcasing some of the country’s most beautiful gardens and landscapes. Silksworth...


Did you know?

Roker beach is home to the unique 'cannonball' rock formations that were the inspiration for the seafront 'pods'.


to Scrantastic Family Food Festival 2019 where we had an amazing weekend of food and entertainment. Look out f… 14 hours 50 min ago
With everyone being in the house more (and flour becoming valuable as gold dust) people seem to be baking more than… 19 hours 50 min ago
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