We’ve updated the website today to include the latest Go North East #35 bus service timetable that comes into effect from 2nd June 2013. This bus runs along Westoe Road and Fowler Street at the bottom of our street in South Shields and departs every ten minutes taking passengers to and from South Shields, Sunderland, University of Sunderland, Sunderland Royal Hospital and Houghton-le-Spring. You can see the latest #35 bus timetable here…
A £22 million programme of improvements to City of Sunderland College has begun at Bede Campus on Durham Road, Sunderland, SR3 4AH. The investment will mean students at Bede Campus will have some of the best facilities in the UK and will include a sports science laboratory, fitness suites, a treatment room, a four court sports hall and studios for dance, drama, music, media and photography.
If you’re looking for City of Sunderland College, Bede Campus hotel accommodation our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking. You can catch the 35 bus service from the bottom of the street from our bed and breakfast direct to Durham Road in Sunderland the location of Sunderland College’s Bede campus.
5k and 10k Races For Life are being held at Herrington Country Park in Sunderland this Sunday 19th May 2013 where a formidable army of over 3,200 women will race to raise money for Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research.
Race for Life’s 10k event starts at 9.30am and the 10k starts at 11.30am.
If you’re looking for Herrington Country Park hotel accommodation our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking.
Boy band One Direction are to kick off their first-ever international stadium tour with a gig at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light on 28th May 2014 as part of their Where We Are world tour. Tickets go on sale from next Saturday 25th May 2013.
Sunderland’s Stadium of Light is one of only four UK venue’s to host the boys, the others are Manchester’s Ethiad Stadium, Murrayfield in Edinburgh and Wembley Stadium, London.
Their gig, which marks a great coup for the Stadium of Light, could well be the fastest-selling ever there, following the likes of Take That, Coldplay, Kings of Leon and Pink, who have already played there, with Rihanna, Bon Jovi and North East Live set to take the venue by storm this summer.
One Direction, who have sold over 14 million singles and 8 million albums, have already amassed two BRIT Awards and three MTV Video Music Awards in their fledgling career. They achieved instant success in the UK following on from their stint on X Factor in 2010, the group also took the US by storm, with their last album debuting at number one in the Billboard 200, becoming the first boy band in US chart history to land two number one albums in a calendar year.
Tickets for what is anticipated to be the biggest concert ever staged at the Stadium of Light, will go on sale from 10am on Saturday 25th May 2013 and are priced from £42.50 (plus booking fee). You can buy them online here.
If you’re looking for hotel accommodation near Sunderland’s Stadium of Light for the concert our bed and breakfast availability is here: online booking. We are ten minutes by bus from the Stadium of Light (bus stop is at the bottom of our street).