Nine things you said about Tombola's plans for Sunderland HQ

This is what the new building could look like.
This is what the new building could look like.
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An online bingo company has revealed its plans to create a new base on Wearside - but what do you make of the idea?

Tombola has submitted a planning application to Sunderland City Council for the new building which, if approved, could be complete by September or October 2017.

Read more: Bingo company plan to build £5million headquarters in Sunderland

Here are some of your comments from social media.

Sandra Kelsey Thompson: "Hope that means jobs for people of Sunderland."

Janice Leach: "Brilliant news."

Alexandra Haswell: "Looks fab!"

Margaret Henderson: "Good news Tombola."

Phil Little: "Great to see a very local company staying with Sunderland. Well done."

Mahmud Syed: "Good news for the city!"

Chris Brand: "Bit of a gamble if you ask me!"

Jonny Langley: "Good to see."

Steven Mitchinson: "Excellent news for the city."