THOUSANDS of families have been enjoying some well-deserved time off together this week.
Schools across the city emptied last Friday for the traditional Whit Week holiday, which this year brought a mix of sunny and rainy days.
From the Extreme Torque show and Sunderland food festival to smaller activities and family fun days, there have been dozens of opportunities for families to get out and about.
So what did you get up to? We’re putting together a digital montage of pictures and video on how Sunderland children and their families spent their holiday.
Send us your pictures and video using out upload box to the bottom right of this article.