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29/06/2018 - 10:11
The 30th Sunderland Airshow is ready to go with a with a weekend of musical entertainment adding to the mix of attractions and events. ( 27,28,29 July) The stage has already been set for top flight...
28/06/2018 - 10:46
SUNDERLAND IS PAYING ITS ANNUAL TRIBUTE to the military by raising the flag to support Armed Forces Day (30 June). Armed Forces Day helps mark the annual, national celebratory programme of events and...
21/06/2018 - 11:29
Thursday 12 July, 5.20pm - 5.40pm. St Peter’s Riverside Stage (Event Zone C) SHIPS AHOY! The all-star celebrity cast of Peter Pan will be sailing into Sunderland to launch Sunderland Empire’s high...
19/06/2018 - 12:31
Hair was big, shoulders were padded and mobile phones were shaped like bricks and weighed a tonne! Take a fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80’s with the world premiere of Club Tropicana...
14/06/2018 - 14:09
Those Terrible Tudors and Awful Egyptians are heading for Sunderland Empire, 21 – 24 November 2018 with two hilarious shows featuring eye-popping 3D special effects! In 1993, the first of Terry...
14/06/2018 - 10:38
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular award-winning epic production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical MISS SAIGON will land at Sunderland Empire on 24 October 2018 for a LIMITED 3 WEEK...
BIKE BIKE RIDE: Cyclists  setting off from St Peter's Campus last year on one of the longer Sunday rides
13/06/2018 - 09:31
STILL TIME TO ENTER SUNDERLAND BIG BIKE RIDE   ON YOUR BIKE - STILL TIME TO ENTER THE ACTIVE SUNDERLAND BIG BIKE RIDE!   There’s still time to enter this year's Active Sunderland BIG Bike Ride this...
Middle background (l-r) Martha Miller and Heidi Thompson in the play area at Barnes Park with (foreground) Vice Chair of the West Area Committee, Cllr Ian Galbraith, and the performers from Mint Management in costume rehearsing to welcome visitors to the family fun day on Saturday 30 June at this year's West Area event
12/06/2018 - 15:50
STILT WALKING PIRATES AND MERMAIDS will welcome visitors to Barnes Park on Saturday 30 June for the fourth annual West Area community celebration event. Funded by Sunderland City Council's West Area...

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