No regrets over difficult decision to donate husband's organs
Presenting medals at this summer's World Transplant Games' swimming and ten pin bowling events in Sunderland will be a bittersweet moment for Karen Robson.
Exciting new city centre plans emerge
Exciting new leisure developments and more activities and events could be in store for Sunderland city centre, in a developing vision being led by the council.
Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner election
Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner Notice of Election.
Please put your best feet forward for the Active Sunderland BIG Walk (30 June)
People are encouraged to register online in advance by Sunday 23 June to guarantee their event T-shirt and goodie bag.
75th anniversary of the D-Day landings remembered (6 June)
A commemorative service was held at the war memorial in Burdon Road for the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings (6 June).
Ha'way the Lasses!
Ha'way the Lasses is the good luck message to the seven players in the England squad in the Women's World Cup who came through the ranks of girls and women's football in Sunderland.
Sunderland marks World Environment Day ( 5 June )
Sunderland's Climate Emergency Declaration is a commitment to reducing carbon emissions and pollution, to help create a 'greener, cleaner' living environment.
National Volunteers Week helps celebrate the contribution volunteers make to their communities
National Volunteers Week (1-7 June) is annual recognition of the contribution volunteers make to life in their communities throughout the year.
Sunderland is preparing to welcome the Spice Girls on Thursday (6 June)
More than 50,000 music fans are expected at the Stadium of Light for the Spice Girls concert on June 6, with businesses in the city preparing to welcome our guests.
Seaside STACK set for Seaburn
Sunderland seaside could become home to a stunning new leisure hub, as part of a wider plan to regenerate the area.