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Storm Arwen - disruptions in Sunderland

There are disruptions across Sunderland as a result of Storm Arwen.

Storm Arwen Update

People are being advised to only travel if essential and stay away from the seafront in the wake of Storm Arwen.

Red weather warning - people urged to stay away from the coast due to Storm Arwen

People are being advised to only go out if they have to and avoid the city's coastline this evening and overnight due to Storm Arwen.

Make sure to get all your jabs to stay safe this winter

Sunderland's Director of Public Health is urging people to carry on doing everything they can to keep themselves and each other safe this winter.

White Ribbon Day

White Ribbon Day is Thursday 25 November. The ribbons help symbolise a personal pledge never to commit, condone or remain silent about violence against women.

Steel signing at new Sunningdale School

More than £45m of updates and investments in schools are underway - including the new build Sunningdale School.

Public art brings 'joy' to Washington residents

Columbia has welcomed a new resident, in the shape of a poignant statue marking completion of one of Sunderland City Council's first new-build communities.

Top Cyclo-cross Action This Weekend

Two days of cyclo-cross action with more than 650 riders.

Vandalised community orchard set to bloom again

Work to replant a community orchard in Southwick is underway less than two weeks after it was destroyed by vandals on Bonfire Night.

Celebrating our Road Safety Heroes

Sunderland residents are encouraged to shout out their road safety heroes for Road Safety Week 2021 (15 -21 November).

An illuminating event

Thousands of visitors enjoyed the spectacular return of the Festival of Light and Sunderland Illuminations, which has now closed for another year.

Council backs recommendations for tougher smoking measures

Sunderland City Council has endorsed a set of recommendations that aim to reduce the harmful effects of tobacco.

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