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Sunderland scout group drawing
14/04/2020 - 16:28
A group of Sunderland Scouts have put their efforts into helping elderly residents of a local care home.  Due to social distancing and isolation rules those living in care homes are some of the most...
Penshaw Monument
24/03/2020 - 16:09
Landmarks across Sunderland were lit blue In a symbolic show of support for the NHS and health care workers. From dusk on 23 March, The National Trust owned Penshaw Monument, and Sunderland City...
Big 3K Run
18/03/2020 - 13:35
In response to the current situation with regards to the Covid-19 virus the Active Sunderland BIG 3K run will now take place on  Sunday 27th September 2020  as part of the Run Weekend.  The 5k ,10k...
Penshaw Bowl - Cancelled
18/03/2020 - 12:04
With regret, Sunderland City Council announces the cancellation of Penshaw Bowl and the Active Sunderland Festival that was due to take place on Thursday 9 April We understand this news will be...
Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens
18/03/2020 - 11:04
Following careful consideration, Sunderland City Council has taken the difficult decision to close the following venues or to cancel or postpone events, please see below: .    Beaches and Parks From...
School of Rock The Musical
27/02/2020 - 10:45
THE BAND ARE HITTING THE ROAD! Sunderland Empire Monday 29 November - Saturday 4 December 2021 School of Rock - The Musical, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s smash hit, award-winning West End show, will go on a...
La Boheme
16/01/2020 - 10:10
Has your dog got star quality? If your pet pooch is the canine equivalent of Brad Pitt or Scarlett Johansson, then they could win a place in the spotlight in the beautiful and romantic opera La...
Museum Shop Sunday
28/11/2019 - 13:05
Sunderland celebrates Museum Shop Sunday Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens and National Glass Centre will be joining over 1,000 cultural organisations worldwide on Sunday 1 December by putting...


Did you know?

Sunderland Airshow celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018, with hundreds of thousands of people expected to enjoy magnificent flying displays and activities on the ground.


to Scrantastic Family Food Festival 2019 where we had an amazing weekend of food and entertainment. Look out f… 12 hours 54 min ago
With everyone being in the house more (and flour becoming valuable as gold dust) people seem to be baking more than… 17 hours 55 min ago
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