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27/03/2018 - 20:36
Sunderland is getting ready to celebrate the 30th Airshow - one of the UK’s largest outdoor events. What began as a small scale community event in 1989 has grown in size and popularity to become a...
21/03/2018 - 20:57
A series of colourful art works have been unveiled at Seaburn Metro station in Sunderland as the city gears up to welcome thousands of visitors this summer. The artwork, which celebrates family...
23/02/2018 - 10:51
Sunderland is getting active again with the 2018 Active Sunderland BIG Events and Festivals programme starting in the city this May. The programme will start with the Active Sunderland BIG 3K Run...
08/02/2018 - 08:47
To mark the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens has been selected by Royal Collection Trust to be one of 12 UK venues to host simultaneous...
05/02/2018 - 11:34
Wellies at the ready this February half-term as WWT Washington hosts the third annual Dusty’s Puddle Jumping Championships; a splashtastic way to get rid of those winter cobwebs! Bring your friends...
22/01/2018 - 10:01
Musical comedy, CALENDAR GIRLS The Musical, based starts a new UK and Ireland tour in Augusy 2018, with dates at Sunderland Empire, 19-23 March 2019. The new tour will star novelist and television...
09/01/2018 - 12:51
Sunderland plays host to the National Cyclo-Cross Championship for the first time this weekend (13/14 January).   The country’s leading riders are travelling to the city to take part in the annual...

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L.S. Lowry spent his holidays in Sunderland at Seaburn, painting scenes of the coast, port and coal mines. The city is the home to one of the best collections of L.S. Lowry paintings in England.

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