Smriti Gopal

Diwali celebrations marked the Hindu New Year

Diwali celebrations marked the Hindu New Year

People have been returning home from the Diwali celebrations in Sunderland after enjoying their visit to the traditional event at Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens. Diwali celebrations happen in many parts of the world and the North East of England also got involved in celebrating this occasion. Rebecca Royle from Sunderland said: “Dead excited to […]

 Smriti Gopal

Sunderland Illuminations light up the nights for everyone

Sunderland Illuminations light up the nights for everyone

Fireworks, performers and local legends make sure that the Illuminations open with a bang.

Sunderland Illuminations opened up with a full show on September 24; with the first half of the show taking place at Cliffe Park and then moving on to Roker Park for the second half of the show. Throughout the course of the show, performers included the St. Anthony’s School Choir, Durham singer Chloe Castro and the Spark Drummers. […]