Sunderland Football club

Sunderland Football club are a recognised premier league club and have been in the premier league since the 2007/2008 season. Why are they called the black cats? In early 1805, the battery was manned by local militia, the Sunderland Loyal Volunteers, one of whom was a cooper by trade called Joshua Dunn. He was said to […]


The history of Sunderland

Where it all began! Sunderland is at the centre of the City of Sunderland metropolitan borough, in Tyne and Wear, North East England. It is situated at the mouth of the River Wear. Historically in the county Durham, there were three amazing original settlements on the site of modern-day Sunderland. Over the centuries, Sunderland grew […]