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Investing for a dynamic, healthy and vibrant city

Investing for a dynamic, healthy and vibrant city

NEARLY £200m of new investment projects could become part of next year's Sunderland City Council budget. The projects include design work for a new Wear footbridge, and developing more of the riverside, city centre and seafront. Plus, new schools at Sunningdale,...

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A new Halloween experience in Sunderland

A new Halloween experience in Sunderland

From Friday October 25 to Sunday November 3 a city-wide spooktacular event will bring together terribly good events, devilish displays and wicked offers. Make the most of Halloween with a collection of terrifying events across Sunderland, with everything from scream...

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Gentoo awarded industry upgrade

Gentoo awarded industry upgrade

Gentoo Group, the Sunderland-based housing association, has today received news from the Regulator of Social Housing (RSH) that it has been upgraded from a non-compliant G3 governance rating to a compliant G2 governance rating. The Group was downgraded in 2017 and has...

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Enterprise experts mission to demystify innovation

Enterprise experts mission to demystify innovation

Enterprise expert Debbie Simpson aims to demystify innovation for businesses across the region in her new role with the North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC). In her position as Innovation Adviser, Debbie will work with entrepreneurs and businesses of all...

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