Announced on the twentieth anniversary of the closure of Vaux, a local artist has been commissioned to make a dray and horses sculpture for the former brewery site.
A new pub is taking over the former Ember Lounge in the Clothe Market and now work is well underway.
The 350 year old former coaching inn is a proper pub with low ceiling and wood beam interior with lots of brass and it is right on the banks of the Wear.
The best ‘pick of the pubs’ in Northumberland & the North East according to the AA Pub Guide Interesting list of North East pubs in the AA good pub guide Much to my internal shame I haven’t been to any of them.
After a well received premiere at Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens, the long awaited ‘A Passion for Vaux’ documentary has been released on DVD.