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What’s In A Name? Discovering the Story Behind the Origin of “Southwick”

Author: Peter Gibson is a local historian and the Chairman of the Southwick Village Green Preservation Society, a group dedicated to reviving and promoting the heritage of Southwick on Wear…

Sunderland Global Media are Recruiting SAFC Writers!

Are you passionate about SAFC? Do you want to write about your football club and express your views? Do you find you have strong opinions about things? but find the…

Nikki Allen Murder Case Being Considered by Crown Prosecution Service

The fight for justice for murdered schoolgirl Nikki Allan has moved a step closer as prosecutors are now considering the case. Northumbria Police has confirmed that it has now referred…

Sunderland’s Airshow Cancelled After the Council Refuses to Commit Funding For It Citing Covid

Sunderland’s international airshow has been cancelled for the third successive year running. The summer event, arguably the biggest single attraction annual to Sunderland going, brings crowds often estimated around 2…

Violent Incident in Hendon Leaves Two Men in Hospital

Two men in Hendon were rushed to hospital yesterday afternoon after suffering a violent “altercation” on Gray Road by another man. As of Tuesday, the cause of the attack and…

Tougher Punishments for Rogue Councillors Needed, say Sunderland Conservatives

Sunderland Conservatives have written to the Secretary of State for Communities Michael Gove to request tougher punishments for rule-breaking councillors, citing frequent inappropriate behaviour by numerous representatives in Sunderland Michael…