Tag: Sunderland
3 days ago
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Sunderland's historic Langham Tower set for transformation into luxury private residence

The Grade II-listed building was built in 1889 and city council chiefs have now approved plans to convert it into a p...

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5 days ago
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Public expected to play key role in naming Sunderland's new £31 million Wear footbridge

Questions have been raised over how the new Wear footbridge will be named after works started to construct the high-l...

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9 days ago
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Wildlife restoration project proposed for disused Sunderland quarry

Sunderland City Council's planning department has received an application for Field House Quarry near Houghton-le-Spring

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10 days ago
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City councillors approve expansion of residential development at former Washington office block

In 2023, council planners approved plans for the conversion of the ground, first and second floors of Derwent House, ...

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10 days ago
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Sunderland's historic Roker Park bandstand to undergo repairs and restoration after council approval

The 144 year old structure was once the stunning Victorian centrepiece of the coastal park but has since fallen into ...

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10 days ago
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Sunderland AFC submits major plans for solar farm near Academy of Light

Sunderland AFC have applied for a 'renewable energy generating solar farm' to be installed across large fields to the...

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10 days ago
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Plans unveiled for additional beach huts and revamped takeaway kiosk at Seaburn's Tram Shelter venue

Tram Shelter Seaburn opened to the public last year after a major project to sensitively restore and convert the Grad...

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17 days ago
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Sunderland City Council to decide on Roker Park bandstand restoration plans

The Grade II-listed bandstand in Roker Park has been closed for safety reasons for several years but a council commit...

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about 1 month ago
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Sunderland city centre set for new flats as plans submitted for Stockton Road development

The large building was once occupied by charity Barnardo's which has since closed at the site and the building's grou...

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about 1 month ago
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Grade II-listed Roker Park bandstand set for restoration as Sunderland Council submits plans

The bandstand was once the stunning Victorian centrepiece of the coastal park but has since fallen into a state of di...

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about 1 month ago
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Penshaw Monument 'pizza cafe' plans withdrawn after public opposition and National Trust objection

The proposals for a 'pizza cafe' on the foot of Penshaw Hill were withdrawn after a public backlash and an objection ...

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about 2 months ago
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New plans for six-bedroom HMO near Sunderland city centre

The property currently has five bedrooms and has been used as a HMO in the past, according to new planning documents ...

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about 2 months ago
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Plans for improvements to Grade II-listed building in Sunderland

Sunderland City Council's planning department has received an application for the Grade II-listed Hill House at Humbl...

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2 months ago
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New Sunderland city centre restaurant and cocktail bar gets green light for outdoor terrace

The Muddler, which currently operates in Newcastle city centre, is expected to take over a unit at Keel Square at Sun...

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2 months ago
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Sunniside housing plans update as 75 new homes set to be built

Sunderland City Council's planning department has received an application for 75 new homes at a site bound by High St...

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3 months ago
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Home Group submits plans for new 'community hub' in Sunderland

Home Group has submitted plans to Sunderland City Council to change the use of a property in the Barnes ward into an ...

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3 months ago
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Fresh plans for bungalow with 'green roof' on vacant land in Roker given green light

Sunderland City Council's planning department has approved a planning application for a site near the Harbour View pu...

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3 months ago
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New outdoor children's play park in Seaburn set to open this summer

The new outdoor children's play park in Seaburn is on track to be completed this summer, council development chiefs h...

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3 months ago
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'Dog walking field' plan submitted to Sunderland council bosses

Sunderland City Council's planning department has received an application for a plot of land near Back Lane and Hill ...

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3 months ago
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Sunderland flat plan refused due to noise concerns and fears music venue could be impacted

Sunderland City Council's planning department has refused an application for a property at 24 Holmeside in the city's...

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3 months ago
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Plans for 'pizza cafe' development near Sunderland's Penshaw Monument

Sunderland City Council's planning department has received an application for land near the Penshaw Hill House and Co...

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3 months ago
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First look at how new Sunderland riverside community will look as 600 homes planned

Striking images showing how a new residential community could look have been revealed as council development chiefs p...

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3 months ago
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School supporting vulnerable young people on Wearside is set to expand with an additional site

Sunderland City Council's planning department has approved an application for a property at The Kings Road in the Sou...

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3 months ago
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Full list of Sunderland City Council local election 2024 candidates

The full list of candidates standing to become Sunderland's next councillors has been published ahead of local elections

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3 months ago
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Sunderland restaurant The Italian Kitchen wins planning permission for 'hot food servery'

Sunderland City Council's planning department has approved an application for The Italian Kitchen off Thompson Road i...

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3 months ago
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Plans approved for new 20-metre-high 5G mast in Sunderland neighbourhood

The grassed site sits near the busy junction and a number of buildings, including a veterinary practice, community li...

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4 months ago
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Council gives green light to 'self-service' dog wash station at seafront

Sunderland City Council's planning department has approved a planning application for land near the Marine Walk counc...

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4 months ago
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Sunderland dental practice expansion approved despite objections from neighbours

Sunderland City Council's planning department has approved an application for the 'MyDentist' centre based at Oliver'...

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4 months ago
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Heating upgrade plans approved for Sunderland's historic Mowbray Almshouses

The Grade II-listed building in the heart of Sunderland city centre is now used as flats

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4 months ago
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Decision day for £450m Sunderland film and TV studios plan

Sunderland City Council's Planning and Highways Committee will discuss a high-profile plan to transform the former Cr...

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4 months ago
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Sunderland to get new 'pavilion' in city centre with giant screen and exhibition space

The 'Sunderland Pavilion' is described as a contemporary exhibition and immersive space and centrepiece for Expo Sund...

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4 months ago
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Sunderland City Council reveals ambitious plans for more PlayZone facilities

The bookable facilities aim to improve access to sport and physical activity in areas of 'multiple deprivation'

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4 months ago
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Sunderland Post Office given green light to sell alcohol despite councillor objections

It comes after a licensing application was submitted to Sunderland City Council in January for 35 Ethel Terrace, whic...

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4 months ago
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Sunderland piers to get £2m 'urgent repairs' after Storm Babet damage

The Old North Pier, New South Pier and Roker Pier all faced a battering during the period of severe weather in Octobe...

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4 months ago
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Sunderland AFC legend Kevin Ball set to receive city's highest honour

The latest nominations for the Honorary Freedom of the City have been backed by Sunderland City Council's cabinet

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4 months ago
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Sunderland council gives green light for new powers to tackle anti-social behaviour

The new measures will be enforced under the city's Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO)

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4 months ago
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Nearly £240,000 in grant funding approved to support key third sector groups in Sunderland

Sunderland City Council's cabinet has approved nearly £240,000 in grant funding for two third sector groups supportin...

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4 months ago
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Sunderland roads set for £8.3m of repairs and resurfacing in the next year

More than 180 highways maintenance projects have been given the green light

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4 months ago
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Sunderland church set to become arts hub gets green light for car park extension

The plans for St. Mark's Church in Sunderland were approved by the city council's planning department earlier this month

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