Lumley Castle launches afternoon tea - with a twist

Eating Out
Jess Glynne, singer

Jess Glynne on open air North East gig + Win tickets


Cast of Dirty Dancing perform famous lift at Roker beach

Whats on
Sunderland's National Glass Centre.

£2million cash boost for Sunderland’s cultural campaign


Share your memories of ‘the largest shipbuilding town in the world’


Sunderland fitness trainer launches women’s gym wear range


Preparations heating up for North East Chilli Festival

Eating Out

June 21, 2012: Bruce Springsteen rocks Sunderland's Stadium of Light

On parade at Seaburn Recreation Ground for last year's Armed Forces Day.

Sunderland all set for three-day Armed Forces celebration

Who are you voting for as the winner for Curry House of the Year?

Curry House of the Year top 10: Pick Sunderland's winner


Riveting interest in your memories of the shipyards

The changing cubicles at Newcastle Road baths.

Your memories of visits to Sunderland swimming baths


Share your memories of ‘the largest shipbuilding town in the world’

Retro 1

Watch: Slideshow of glitzy memories from past Sunderland school proms

The Devonia at Corporation Quay in 1967.

When Sunderland kids got to spend two weeks on a cruise ship

Retro 1

Confused children think fish fingers are made from chicken

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Will you be getting the school uniform from Aldi?

Aldi announce school uniforms for a fiver

Offbeat 1
Do you fancy giving the obstacle course a try?

Are you brave enough to try out this inflatable obstacle course?

Siobhan Hatch from South Shields. Picture: PA.

South Shields mum 'grateful to be alive' after paralysis caused by life-threatening nerve syndrome

Health 2

Gadget: top 5 kitchen blenders

MP for Houghton & Sunderland South Bridget Philipson joined other runners for the 7th anniversary of the Sunderland Park Run at Silksworth Sports Complex.

Wearside MP praises organisers to mark Parkrun anniversary

Coaches Leanne Prudhoe and Andrew Marshall alongside players from Washington Juniors Ladies side, who are looking for sponsorship.

Girl player-turned-coach sets up team

The picturesque city of Luxembourg.

Travel: Why Luxembourg has much more to offer than its financial empire

If you're off on holiday in the summer, you might get caught up in delays.

Bad news for Brits flying abroad this summer

Make sure you're not going to be hit with a big bill after you hire a car abroad.

Six dos and don'ts for hiring a car when you go on holiday

The beautiful city of Zagreb.

Travel: Zagreb grabbed hold of my heart in whirlwind visit to a hidden gem