Pumpkin Patch Events are host a food event at Stadium of Light.
From left Retro Sweets Mark McDowall, band The Voluntears Seamus Edge, Pumpkin Patch's Kelly and Craig Hooper, The Grind Burger Charlie Mair and Allan Hyslop

Sunderland Summer Foodfest: Weekend of global food and live music coming to Stadium of Light

Whats on

FIRST LOOK: Take a tour around Sunderland’s Hilton hotel

News 1
Pickings Butchers Paul Clark has won a national award for best burger

Blue cheese is secret ingredient as village butcher wins best British burger competition

News 5
A look inside Fat Buddha, Seaburn.

What can we expect to see on the menu at Sunderland's new Fat Buddha restaurant?

News 3

Watch: Saucy Burger prepares to open in Sunderland

Thompson Park Community Centre 60th anniversary. 
Front from left: chairman Jan Pringle and committee member Sarah Ogleby

Community hub on site of former SAFC ground is turning 60

Mavis safely on the ground after her helicopter ride.

Carnival Queen Mavis had a day to remember


When Sunderland was on its way to Wembley

The Lighhouse building in early 1900s showing Walter Willsons shop.

Putting the spotlight back on a building with a sad demise

Nostalgia 2
Make My Day superheroes entertain children and their families from Hope 4 Kidz at a special party.

Super heroes make Wearside youngsters day

Mary Smith (94) with her great great grand daughter Olivia Louise Smith, grandson Wayne (left) son Norman (centre) and great grandson Wayne Jnr (right).

Mary had a baby, and it went from there: Family Christmas spans five generations from 94 to newborn


Great-grandmother, 90, made freeman of Durham

The rally was due to be held across the bank holiday weekend.

Sunderland Traction Engine Rally cancelled

Arts 3

WATCH: Whitburn angler reels in 8ft shark off coast of Sunderland after two-hour battle

News 10
Visitors are flocking to the new-look Roker seafront.

Visitors are flocking to new-look Roker seafront at Sunderland

News 14
An interim cap of data roaming charges comes in from tomorrow.

Cheaper mobile roaming charge in effect from tomorrow

bmi regional will flight from Newcastle to Stavanger six days a week.

Airline launches new flights from Newcastle to Stavanger

The rules regarding booster seats are changing.

Stricter rules regarding booster seats to come into force

Picture by Nick Ansell/PA Wire.

Ryanair announces new flights from North East to Gdansk, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Lanzarote and Tenerife