Six weeks of spectacular lighting displays and family entertainment starts with the launch of Sunderland Illuminations on Saturday 24 September
Sunderland City Council and the Friends of Hylton Castle and Dene are inviting volunteers to grab a trowel and join in a community excavation at Hylton Castle.
Roadworks in Pallion associated with Sunderland's new bridge will move into a different phase from the end of next week.
A new selection of archive film footage, revealing fascinating scenes from Sunderland's history - find out screening times, location and where to get tickets.
People in Sunderland are being challenged to take part in Stoptober - the mass quitting challenge from Public Health England starting on 1st October.
Consultation starts on the future of library services in Sunderland
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