2021 news archive
A programme of free events will celebrate Sunderland's rich history this month as part of this year's Heritage Open Days, England's largest festival of history and culture.
Sunderland city centre will be the place to be when the AJ Bell Tour of Britain comes to the city for the first time next Tuesday afternoon, 6 September.
Bus shelters with living roofs have started appearing across Sunderland, as the council continues with its drive to make the city a cleaner and greener place to live.
Sunderland is gearing up to welcome Britain's leading cycling event, The AJ Bell Tour of Britain which arrives in the city for the first time on 6 September.
Drivers in Sunderland are advised that slow-moving HGVs will be passing through the city centre next week, as six 'abnormal loads' of up to 114ft long are transported to the Port of Sunderland.