Walk of Poppies

People of all ages from across the community are coming together to commemorate the bravery and sacrifice of those involved in the First World War. The ‘Walk of Poppies’ on the main route from Barnes Park to St Luke’s Terrace in Pallion more than a mile and a half...

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Sunderland Carers Centre efforts pay off

Efforts by Sunderland Carers Centre to identify and support the city’s young carers are paying off, with new research showing that the city is ahead of the national trend. For the first time in almost a decade, the BBC has worked with Nottingham University to carry...

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Vote for your favourite park in Sunderland and show the rest of the country how much we love our parks. After 'mystery shopper visits', the experts had their say in July and Barnes Park, Herrington Country Park, Hetton Lyons Country Park, Mowbray Park and Roker Park...

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