10 retro pictures of Sunderland's Christmas lights as festive news for 2021 is revealed
A festive treat has been revealed for Wearside with plans to boost festive lights and celebrations by £50,000.
But that gives us a chance to reflect on great festive scenes in the city over the years.
Yes, it’s a little out of season but any time is surely a good time to reflect on the most wonderful time of the year.
So join us as we look back at these illuminating scenes and see if you can spot someone you know.