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|Illuminating the Darkness: turning mining into an art form
Mining Art, the work of pit painters such as the much celebrated Norman Cornish, is synonymous with the North East,...
|Dark web-inspired series spins story of international success
A graduate project devised in the North East of England has been selected to feature in a prestigious television and...
|Seeing beauty in cancer
Finding out your dad has cancer can never come at a convenient time, but discovering the diagnosis at the beginning...
|Sunderland gets top marks
The University of Sunderland is top of the class for educational visits after being awarded a Learning Outside the Classroom...
|Local heroes are world class
A Sunderland graduate teacher has led a team of young disabled footballers to Olympic glory this summer....
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|Community Lecture: Shafts of light - Dr Robert McManners - Sep 9
The almost forgotten phenomenon of mining art – mainly images of ‘pit life’. Dr McManus has been GP to four Bishops...