Sunderland continues to forge closer links with China
Sunderland continues to forge closer educational links and business relationships with China.
Lights, Music, Action !!!
The 30th Sunderland Airshow has a fantastic Friday night launch event for everyone to enjoy.
Continued investment in car parking facilities will mean a small increase in charges.
Public notices have been posted informing people of the planned 10p increase an hour charges at some - not all - council provided car parks and on-street parking locations.
Time to Change
Sunderland City Council is joining the call to get more people talking about mental health by signing the 'Time to Change' Employer Pledge.
Councillor Graeme Miller has been elected as the new Leader of Sunderland City Council.
The Washington South ward councillor, who was previously the council's Portfolio Holder for Health, Housing and Adult Services, was elected as Leader at a full meeting of the Council on Wednesday evening ( 16 May).
Sunderland has a new Mayor.
Elected as ward councillor for Millfield in 2011 where she has lived for 30 years, Councillor Lynda Scanlan was officially sworn in at a full meeting of Sunderland City Council.
Roll-call for names on the Memorial Wall.
The family and friends of servicemen and women who lost their lives in active service after WWII are being encouraged to come forward to help commemorate their sacrifice.
Construction work is underway in the grounds of historic Hylton Castle.
In one of her last official duties as Mayor of Sunderland, Councillor Doris MacKnight, visited the site to see the progress being made to on the £4.5 million restoration project to return the castle and grounds to the centre of community life as a cultural heritage, education and visitor centre.
Words and Pictures
A collection of some of the world's finest contemporary portraits provides the inspiration for a series of arts and cultural activities in Sunderland.
Get composting!
Find out more about this affordable way to manage garden and food waste.
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