Celebrating all things Sunderland on National Mackem Day

National Mackem Day 2022: 14 things you'll only understand if you're from Sunderland

From reminiscing about the smell of hops and the clip clop of the Vaux dray horses to risking fillings through a steady consumption of pink slices, there’s many things you’ll only understand if you’re lucky enough to be a Mackem.

On National Mackem Day, August 12, we’ve rounded up some of the weird and wonderful things associated with people from our city by the sea.

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