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15/02/2019 - 12:02
It's February, it's half term and the question 'where can we take the kids' is in the air. Sunderland has plenty of things to see and do to keep the kids occupied. From family activities, including...
15/02/2019 - 10:12
THE MORMONS ARE COMING TO SUNDERLAND! PUBLIC BOOKING OPENS ON 7 MARCH “The best musical of this century.” Ben Brantley, The New York Times The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s smash-hit musical written by...
05/02/2019 - 13:35
The finals of an international junior tennis event which has launched the careers of some of the world's greatest players returns to Sunderland next week (8 -10 Feb). For the fifth year Sunderland’s...
05/02/2019 - 13:20
With New Year resolutions to get active still in mind, entries are already open for this year's Active Sunderland BIG 3K Run. Now in its third year, this annual event takes runners of all ages and...
31/01/2019 - 13:22
THE BREATHTAKING STAGE SPECTACLE  ‘WAR HORSE’ SET TO GALLOP BACK TO SUNDERLAND EMPIRE NEXT WEEK! 6 – 23 FEBRUARY 2019 After a phenomenal run in 2014, the National Theatre’s acclaimed play WAR HORSE...
31/01/2019 - 12:04
There will be a new city centre home for Sunderland’s annual Festival of Light. While the Sunderland Illuminations will remain on the seafront and be extended to feature more lights from mid October...
29/01/2019 - 10:52
NAMES ON THE HISTORIC MAP OF THE CITY   A new on-line map is now available on Sunderland City Council’s website which highlights the location of the estimated 78 commemorative Blue Plaques in...
22/01/2019 - 10:26
Sunderland's diary of events for 2019 is quickly beginning to fill. While hugely popular annual events such as the Sunderland Airshow, Illuminations and Festival of Light and Penshaw Bowl will...

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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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