There are lots of things to see and do in Sunderland this Christmas.
From April 2016 onwards the council will have much less money to spend on its work.
Public consultation on design details and changes to the A690 Stoneygate junction is getting underway.
Free parking after 3pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from Thursday 12 November to Friday 1 January.
Global music superstar Rihanna brings her #ANTIWorldTour to the North East.
The latest issue of Community News will keep you informed about what's going on in your area of the city.
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Park free after 3pm on Thursdays
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