Letter of the week: 'Sunderland city centre will be nothing but flats'

Sunderland's former Joplings store has been transformed into student flats.
Sunderland's former Joplings store has been transformed into student flats.

What is it about Sunderland Council, they want to turn a night club in High Street West and the Joplings shop into flats.

Why not turn Joplings shop into a supermarket. In the future Sunderland will be nothing but flats.

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The city centre is a dead. Is it still going to be like that in years to come? Action is needed.

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I read in the newspaper some time ago that an application was put in for a Tesco shop on the Vaux site but Sunderland Council turned it down. Says a lot about Sunderland. How many chances will Sunderland?

Edwin Robinson.