The first phase in road safety improvements on a busy stretch of road into the city is complete
New road safety measures follow extensive public consultation, and are designed to address local people's concerns.
You are registered to vote, aren't you?
Electoral registration and postal vote reminder.
The Penshaw Bowl
The much loved Easter event will take place on Maundy Thursday.
St Peter's Cycle and Sports Hub is attracting local and national attention
Funded by Sunderland City Council and run by staff and volunteers from Sunderland Community Action Group, it has come to the attention of Cycling UK the country's oldest national cycling charity.
Sunderland's Homelessness Strategy
It only takes a couple of minutes to give your views on homelessness and what should be done.
Active Sunderland family fun this half-term
The BIG Indoor Sports Festival on Thursday 21 Feb (12-3pm) is being held at the Beacon of Light, with a full programme of activities for all the family to enjoy at only £2 per person.
Celebrating Friendship Agreement and Chinese New Year
Sunderland celebrates the tenth anniversary of its Friendship Agreement with Harbin this year, and the Deputy and Deputy Mayor are joining international students at the Five Universities New Year Gala this week as part of the regional celebrations for Chinese New Year.
There's the chance to watch world class tennis in Sunderland - with admission free for spectators
Teams from eight European countries will be in action at Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis and Wellness Centre in the under-twelve girl's finals of the annual Tennis Winter Cup (8-10 Feb).
Some of Europe's finest young tennis players will soon be playing in Sunderland
For the fifth year Sunderland's Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis and Wellness Centre plays host to the under-twelve girl's finals of the annual Tennis Winter Cup (8-10 Feb) which has helped launch the careers of some of the world's greatest tennis players since the first competition was held in 1977.
Entries are now open for this year's ACTIVE Sunderland BIG 3K Run on 12 May
Now in its third year, the annual event takes runners of all ages and abilities along the same closed city centre roads as the 10K and half marathon which start off later that morning, with all those taking part sharing the same 'big race' experience as the other competitors in the Sunderland City Runs programme which this year also includes the first Sunderland City 5K.