Category Archives: Run Of The Millfield

Mayor: Proposed ‘bedroom tax’ could benefit Millfield

Originally published online at Run of the Millield, a hyperlocal website focused on the Millfield suburb of Sunderland, on March 16th, 2013.

The Mayor of Sunderland believes that the proposed ‘bedroom tax’ could benefit the local area – as vacant flats look set to be put to use. 

It contradicts what Labour MP for Sunderland Central, Julie Elliott, has said – as she hasopenly opposed the housing benefit plans. Continue reading Mayor: Proposed ‘bedroom tax’ could benefit Millfield

Fanfara set for Millfield Salvation Army weekend

Originally published on Run of the Millfield, a hyperlocal website focused on the Millfield suburb of Sunderland, on March 14th 2013.

Sunderland Millfield Salvation Army are hosting a weekend of music and worship as brass band Fanfara come to town.
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Millfield Salvation Army host brass band Fanfara concerts

Originally published online at Run of the Millfield, a hyperlocal website focused on the Millfield suburb of Sunderland, on March 11th 2013.

Sunderland Millfield Salvation Army are holding concerts this weekend as brass band Fanfara come to town.  Continue reading Millfield Salvation Army host brass band Fanfara concerts

Mayor: Millfield mosque decision is “correct” despite right-wing protests

Originally posted online at Run of the Millfield, a hyperlocal news website focused on the Millfield suburb of Sunderland, on March 6th, 2013

The Mayor of Sunderland has labelled the controversial decision to convert a transport depot into a mosque as “correct” despite continued protests from right-wing groups. Continue reading Mayor: Millfield mosque decision is “correct” despite right-wing protests

North East Infidels prepare Millfield mosque regional demo

Originally published on Run of the Millfield, a hyperlocal website focused on the Millfield suburb of Sunderland,  on  February 16th 2013.

The proposed construction of a mosque in Millfield is set to result in more protests from unhappy residents, with the North East Infidels preparing a regional demo for the day before Easter Sunday. Continue reading North East Infidels prepare Millfield mosque regional demo