From shy bairn to Queen of the Seas…..

From shy bairn to Queen of the Seas…..

A journey that began when she was a student will be relived this summer when Naomi Austin retraces the trip that changed her life forever.   Shy and lacking in confidence, the North East girl entered a competition to win a place on the Sir Winston Churchill Tall...
Sunderland Big Sing aims to be a record breaker

Sunderland Big Sing aims to be a record breaker

Schoolchildren across the UK are being urged to take part in a ‘big sing,’ in an attempt to break a world record.   The Massed Sing is the brainchild of Sunderland Music Hub and NYMAZ, working in close collaboration with the organisers of The Tall Ships Races...

Beacon of Light Corporate Tournament Announced

Foundation of Light is hosting a special 5-a-side World Cup Corporate Tournament to celebrate the opening of the state-of-the-art Beacon of Light. Taking place on the Beacon’s brand new 3G 5-a-side pitches and in the 4G rooftop football barn on Thursday 28th June from...
Analysing the DNA of The Jeremy Kyle Show

Analysing the DNA of The Jeremy Kyle Show

What makes a good Jeremy Kyle Show episode? Do you enjoy a controversial DNA test; maybe a guest heading off to rehab; or perhaps an intervention by show therapist Graham? These were just some of the questions put to University of Sunderland students when the series...