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Sunderland Illuminations 2018

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If you are visiting our bed and breakfast accommodation with children between Thursday 18th October and Sunday 18th November 2018 then you may like to visit Sunderland Illuminations aka Roker Park Lights a few miles south of us in Roker, Sunderland.

Sunderland Illuminations 2018

Sunderland Illuminations 2018 will feature lights from St Peters Church along Roker seafront.

An illuminated observation wheel will be present on Cliffe Park along with fairground rides and catering concessions.

Roker Park will be transformed into a Festival of Light. Roker Park will be open Thursday to Sunday each week, plus every night during October half term.

Sunderland Illuminations 2018 Flyer

Tickets to the Festival of Light cost £2 per person (children aged two and under go free but still require a ticket) and can be booked online. For groups there is a £1 discount if you buy five or more tickets.

E-tickets or printed tickets will be accepted to gain entry to Roker Park Festival of Light.

There will be no ticket sales on the entrance gates of Roker Park.

You can buy tickets online here (opens in a new window).

You can see what Roker has to offer in this map…

More ideas of places to visit while staying with us can be found here: Places To Visit.

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South Tyneside Restaurant Week 2018

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If you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields between 6th and 13th October then you may like to visit one of our local restaurants during South Tyneside Restaurant Week.

South Tyneside Restaurant Week October 2018

The full list of participating restaurants and cafés is below…

Beggar’s Bridge
Station Approach, East Boldon, NE36 0AB.

Two courses for £10.95 or three courses for £12.95.

Bistro Romano
63 Front Street, Cleadon, Sunderland SR6 7PG.

Two courses for £24.50.

Blacks Corner
1 St Bedes, East Boldon, NE36 0LE.

Any flatbread and a cheese board for £10.

Caffe Mio
299 Sunderland Road, South Shields, NE34 6RB.

Any cold or toasted wrap and a slice of cake for £5.

Clarion Hotel Boldon (formerly The Quality Hotel Boldon)
Boldon Business Park, Boldon Colliery, NE35 9PE.

Two courses for £10 or three courses for £15.

Colmans Fish and Chip Restaurant
176-186 Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2JQ.

Colmans Seafood Temple
Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD.

Ghiaccio Ice Cream & Dessert Lounge
181b Sunderland Road, South Shields, NE34 6AD.

Hive Coffee Company
Jarrow Hall House, Church Bank, Jarrow, NE32 3DY.

Mambo II
Prince Consort Road, Hebburn, NE31 1BE.

Mambo Italiano
3 St Hilda Street, South Shields, NE33 1QD.

Two courses for £16.95.

Mambo Wine and Dine
Winchester Street, South Shields, NE33 2PS.

Mamma Mia
1 East Street, Whitburn, Sunderland, SR6 7BZ.

Ristorante Bravi
7 North Street, South Shields, NE33 1HD.

Two courses for £19.

Scoop & Bean
Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD.

South Tyneside College
St George’s Avenue, South Shields, NE34 6ET.

Star of India
194-198 Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2JQ.

Enjoy a starter, main course and rice or chips from £5.95 (Sunday to Friday) or from £7.95 (Saturdays).

The Black Horse
Rectory Bank, West Boldon, NE36 0QQ.

Enjoy a two course meal for £10 or a three course meal for £15.

The Clifton
101 Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2JL.

Enjoy any main course item from their regular menu, plus a traybake cake and a drink for £10.

The Grotto
Coast Road, South Shields, NE34 7BS.

Two courses for £22.95.

The Harbour Lights
101 Lawe Road, South Shields, NE33 2AJ.

Three courses for £15.95.

The Little Haven Hotel
River Drive, South Shields, NE33 1LH.

Two courses for £9.95 or three courses for £13.95.

The Lounge
30-32 Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2HZ.

Two courses for £9.50 or three courses for £12.50.

The Marine
230 Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2JQ.

Two courses for £10 or three courses for £15.

The Prince of Wales
Calf Close Lane, Jarrow, NE32 4SX.

Two courses for £15 (Monday to Friday) and a special offer on Saturday and Sunday of £20 roast plus dessert for two people.

The Red Lion
Redcar Terrace, West Boldon, NE36 0PZ.

Two courses for £9.95 or three courses for £13.95.

The Sand Dancer
2 Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD.

Two courses for £10.95 or three courses for £12.95.

The Sea Hotel
Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD.

The White Lead
Blackett Street, Hebburn, NE31 1ST.

Turkuisine
Windsor Hall, 8 Burrow Street, South Shields, NE33 1PP.

Two courses for £10.95.

Tuscano’s Italian Restaurant
2 Winchester Street, South Shields, NE33 2PS.

Three courses for £14.95.

Village Delights
181A Sunderland Road, South Shields, NE34 6AD.

Two courses and a regular drink for £8.45.

Zeera
206-210 Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2JQ.

For more places to eat and drink in South Tyneside check out Places to Eat & Drink.

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Summer Streets Festival

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The Summer Streets Festival takes place at Seaburn Recreation Park in Sunderland on Saturday 14th July 2018.

Summer Streets Festival 2018 Seaburn Recreation Park Sunderland SR6 9NS

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Planet Circus Seaburn

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Planet Circus are back at Seaburn‘s Recreation Park from Tuesday 22nd until Monday 28th May 2018.

Planet Circus Seaburn Recreation Park Sunderland SR6

Performances last one hour forty five minutes and under twos go free sitting in their parents lap.

You can see what Planet Circus offer in this video…

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Sunderland 10K and Half Marathon

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Sunderland‘s 10K and half marathon take place this Sunday.

Sunderland Marathon of the North Runners Crossing Wearmouth Bridge in Sunderland

If you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation and taking part or plan on visiting Sunderland on Sunday we have the race route and information here to help plan your day.

The start and finish of the 10K is at Keel Square opposite the old Vaux site. The first part of the race is a 2K loop around the city centre before reaching Monkwearmouth Bridge.

Next runners pass the University of Sunderland campus hosts the runners along the river, passing the National Glass Centre before gently rising up the path to then drop down again toward Sunderland Marina.

Sunderland Marina is also the location of the half way point of the 10K route. Runners then follow a path along Roker seafront.

A left turn through the Dene leads into Roker Park. Roker Park’s bandstand is the 6K mark. The race route then loops back onto Roker Terrace before a flat 2K run back to Monkwearmouth Bridge.

Finally a right turn at St Mary’s Way leads to the finish line at Keel Square.

You can see a map of the 10K route below. Tip: click on the map for a larger image (opens in a new window).

Sunderland 10K Route Map

The Sunderland City Half Marathon and start and finish is at Keel Square opposite the old Vaux site.

The first mile of the half marathon passes through the Sunniside area of the city centre.

A left turn at approximately 3.5 miles takes the course down Toward Road past Mowbray Park and back to the city centre area before heading back towards Ryhope Road. The turnaround point is just before the Queen Alexandra pub roundabout.

The halfway point is on the return stretch of Ryhope Road before it reaches Backhouse Park. Next runners travel along Burdon Road back to Monkwearmouth Bridge.

At Monkwearmouth Bridge there is approximately 4.5 miles left to the finish.

Runners then travel along Dame Dorothy Street, circumnavigating St Peter’s Church before heading to the coast and following the sea front along Roker Terrace.

Upon entering Roker Park there are only 2.6 miles left to complete and the route returns to cross Monkwearmouth Bridge via Dame Dorothy Street. With the finish line at St Mary’s Way.

You can see a map of the half marathon route below. Tip: click on the map for a larger image (opens in a new window).

Sunderland Half Marathon Route Map

A video of previous running events in Sunderland including the Sunderland City 10K can be seen here…

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