A week of expert advice, job opportunities and a fashion show featuring members of SAFC’s men and women’s teams will be on offer as part of the Bridges Means Business event next month. Sunderland’s indoor shopping centre has unveiled a...
Acclaimed independent production company Fulwell 73 - the maker of Netflix show Sunderland ‘Til IDie - has opened a regional office at the University of Sunderland, marking a major investment on Wearside. From next month, Fulwell North will be based...
A leading arts education organisation has expanded into additional premises in one of Sunderland’s cultural hubs to deliver community workshops on a larger scale. MBC Arts Wellbeing, which provides specialist art workshops and free courses to communities, has moved to...
Plans are taking shape for the sympathetic restoration of Seaburn’s iconic Tram Shelter after the occupier was announced in June. The team behind East Boldon delicatessen Blacks Corner are working up plans they hope to shape alongside the local community,...
The potential for Sunderland city centre businesses to save money across a whole host of areas is now available, thanks to a renewed partnership between Sunderland BID and Great Annual Savings Group. Both organisations are building on their existing relationship...
One of Sunderland’s most popular visitor attractions has appointed Rachel Smith as its new director. The Glass Centre, at the entrance to the university’s St Peter’s Riverside Campus on the north bank of the River Wear, attracts more than 200,000...
The managing partner of a Sunderland-loving international film and tv production company is heading back to his roots, as part of the city’s first business festival. Leo Pearlman, of the Fulwell 73 Group, heads up the company which is responsible...
Sunderland’s new City Hall is literally up in lights, as the building enters its final phase of construction. New signage now lights the entrance to the building, which will open its doors this November. The new building, which stands on Riverside...
Sunderland students are enjoying the move into a new £5.2m facility, funded and designed by Sunderland City Council and built by Esh Construction. Willow Wood Primary School, which replaces the former Willow Fields Community Primary School in Witherwack, has opened...
Big-hitting Sunderland organisations are getting behind the city’s first Business Festival, which is set to take place in October. The University of Sunderland is the latest organisation to support the inaugural City of Sunderland Business Festival, which is taking place...

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