Arts & culture

Thousands watch Pages of the Sea turn

Thousands of people were at Roker Beach in Sunderland to watch the image of a First World War casualty etched into the sand and then slowly washed away by the tide. Sunderland was among a handful of coastal towns and cities chosen to deliver Pages of the Sea, a...

The Mousetrap coming to Sunderland Empire

The legendary whodunnit from Queen of Crime Dame Agatha Christie is coming to Sunderland Empire. The Mousetrap will be on Wearside from February 28 – March 2, 2019. The show will star Only Fools And Horses actress Gwyneth Strong as Mrs Boyle. This unstoppable West End...

Living History at Hylton Castle

Hylton Castle Mission played host to the 'From Civilian to Soldier' World War One Commemoration staged by the Hylton Castle Project. The education event was organised to help recreate the role the historic castle and grounds played as an army training centre and...

Final preparations for Pages of the Sea

Final preparations are being made for Pages of the Sea, a national event to mark the centenary of Armistice Day, part of which is being delivered on Roker Beach on Sunday (November 11). Pages of the Sea is an informal, nationwide gesture of remembrance for the men and...

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