Untold Stories - Sunderland
Untold Stories: Sunderland, which shows how National Lottery funding is being used to transform the lives of local residents in and around Sunderland.
Did you know?
Did you know that more than £15 million was invested by The National Lottery in good causes across Sunderland in 2017?
The Cultural Spring
"We all need a bit of hope, otherwise what happens to aspiration."Watch episode 1 of Untold Stories: Sunderland as Katie Bulmer-Cooke and Josh Wilkinson find out how The Cultural Spring project has used £1 million of National Lottery funding from Arts Council England to benefit the community.
The Fire Station
"Sunderland is not just a city with a great history, but it's one with a great future too." Check out part 2 of Untold Stories: Sunderland to see how £2.5 million of National Lottery funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund has helped transform The Fire Station into a buzzing cultural hub.
"It gives families a chance to have respite and meet other families, where it can be quite isolating at home."
The final episode of Untold Stories: Sunderland takes you to Grace House North East, a thriving local children's charity which was given £186,000 of National Lottery funding from The National Lottery Community Fund, to help support children with complex disabilities.