Story Homes submits plans for first Sunderland scheme

Story Homes submits plans for first Sunderland scheme

Exciting plans for a new community in the south of Sunderland have been submitted by housebuilder Story Homes. The Carlisle-headquartered company has filed plans for 115 new properties at Potters Hill, in the Chapelgarth area of the city. The scheme – which follows a...
Exceptional pharmacy student picks up memorial prize

Exceptional pharmacy student picks up memorial prize

Four years ago Jo Xuan Tan made the life-changing decision to leave her home in South East Asia and travel thousands of miles to begin a pharmacy degree at the University of Sunderland. That career decision has paid off. Not only has Jo achieved First Class Honours,...
Port of Sunderland chiefs hail staff as exports rise

Port of Sunderland chiefs hail staff as exports rise

Port of Sunderland reported an 85% rise in exports during the second quarter of the year, as it helped keep goods flowing in and out of the UK throughout the Coronavirus pandemic. The port played a key role in sustaining several of the country’s key sectors and supply...
Sunderland graduate raises a glass

Sunderland graduate raises a glass

As 2020 university graduates start their summer with new careers or looking forward to further study, one University of Sunderland graduate is raising a glass to her fellow classmates as she graduates with award-packed CV and her dream job. BA (Hons) Glass and...
Pulling together to help others

Pulling together to help others

Recently there has been a lot of positive work done in the community while the world has tried to adjust to a new way of living post Covid-19. One Sunderland student has put aside personal difficulty to help young people in the region, thanks to the continued support...