Whats on

What's On

Michael Bolton announces Valentine’s Day gig in Sunderland

Music
Simple Minds

Simple Minds, The Pretenders and KT Tunstall announce Emirates gig

Music
Social Room to play at Independent. From left Adam Potts and Matty Smith

Sunderland’s Social Room cap off most successful year yet with hometown gig

Music

Seven North East gigs to see in the next seven days

Music

Singer Chris Rea cancels gig after collapsing on stage

Music

Teenage singing sensation wins Sunderland’s Genfactor contest

Music

Soul II Soul to play Sunderland’s Sunniside Live festival

Music

Review: The Laundrette, Westgate Road, Newcastle

Eating Out
Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi.

Food & Drink: Bring a taste of Tuscany to your home - how to make pork tenderloin

Lifestyle
Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi.

Food & Drink: Bring a taste of Tuscany to your - how to make pork tenderloin

Lifestyle
We want to find the Italian restaurant of the year.

Help us choose our Italian Restaurant of the Year - here’s the top 10

Eating Out

Michael Bolton announces Valentine’s Day gig in Sunderland

Music
Social Room to play at Independent. From left Adam Potts and Matty Smith

Sunderland’s Social Room cap off most successful year yet with hometown gig

Music
Simple Minds

Simple Minds, The Pretenders and KT Tunstall announce Emirates gig

Music
Boy JUmps Ship are playing a fundraising gig for the Chloe and Liam Trust.

Seven North East gigs to see in the next seven days

Music
Sarah Billingham, Durham County Council project officer; Susannah Mansfield, director and landlady of The Station House; and Councillor Carl Marshall, Durham County Councils cabinet member for economic regeneration.

Micropub raises a pint to a brighter future thanks to business cash boost

Durham
What will you be seeing at the cinema this Christmas?

What’s on at the cinema this December and what are the biggest films out at Christmas?

Film
Adam Driver has received praise for his role as Kylo Ren in the Last Jedi.

The Last Jedi praised as 'best ever' Star Wars film

Film
Dave Franco as Greg Sestero and James Franco as Tommy Wiseau in The Disaster Artist.

MOVIES: James Franco talks The Disaster Artist

Film

Who is Max Evans?

News
Natalie Dellow and Gemma Dishman from Sunderland BID, getting into the spirit of the city's first Reindeer Dash.

Time to prance and dance at Sunderland's first Reindeer Dash

Sunderland
Sunderland Minster.

Embrace the Christmas spirit with carols at Sunderland Minster

Sunderland
Alfie's colourful artwork

Artist and broadcaster Alfie Joey creates red-and-white celebration of all things Sunderland

Arts

Diwali celebrations in Sunderland attract thousands of visitors

Sunderland