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The Upcoming Episode of the North Star is Set to be the Best Yet

With all the cogs in place, now things are about to get serious. SGM are happy to announce Chapter V is on its way. A pun on a famous John…

Here Are The Lost Railways of Sunderland And What’s Left of Them

During the peak of its Industrial era, Sunderland was a town of many, many railway lines. That seems hard to believe now given how small the central railway station is…

What is the Oldest Pub in Sunderland? Here are the Candidates

Sunderland is a city with a grand history of pubs. Sadly, as we’ve discussed in previous articles, many historic bars in the city are no longer with us as the…

The Vans We’ve All Seen Around Sunderland, But Just Who is “Big Bear Beds?”

There’s few people who haven’t seen this van around Sunderland. Often parked on the Durham Road, be it near McDonald’s on Farringdon or up next to where the Prospect Was,…

Announcement: SGM Chooses Creative Minds for Community Chest Grant

Sunderland Global Media are happy to announce that the counselling and mental health service Creative Minds is the recipient of our first Community Chest grant. Whilst this was not an…

The Most Famous People in History to Have Visited Sunderland, Past and Present

Sunderland is far removed from the centre of political power and wealth in Britain, that being London, so we tend to appreciate it a bit more when big name come…