Eagles and hawks have been spreading their wings across Sunderland's Mowbray Park to help deter city centre seagulls.
Students across Sunderland are enjoying examination successes as they collect their results on Thursday 20 August.
Wreaths were laid at Sunderland War Memorial in Burdon Road and prayers said to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the war with Japan.
The Active Sunderland BIG Walk offers a wonderful way to be active with your family and friends while taking in some of the best scenery and historic sites the city has to offer.
Work on the new Wear crossing in Sunderland is intensifying with the installation of more than 900 concrete columns into the embankment along the River Wear.
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