12 pictures from Roker and Seaburn as Sunderland enters Tier 4 restrictions
On New Year’s Eve 2020, Sunderland and the rest of the North East moved into Tier 4.
The more stringent measures aimed at curbing the spread of Covid -19 mean that non-essential retailers and gyms are closed. People are also asked not to leave their homes, other than for essential reasons.
Exercise outdoors is allowed within your household, support bubble or with one person from another household, and on a bright, crisp day the coast proved a popular draw.