There are many areas and open spaces in the Sunderland area that can be enjoyed and even cherished. Whilst towns and cities are usually assessed by their economic wealth their other assets can often be overlooked.

Sunderland is rich in having many green and open spaces from sweeping countryside inland, lakes, river banks and ponds in parks to panoramic sea views from cliff tops and sandy beaches. These assets enrich physical and mental health far more than mere money.

As soon as we have the resources we will expand this section to provide much more information about the tremendous areas that can be visited, along with fascinating facts about them that will make you want to visit them and enjoy them all the more.

A Walk in the Park Guide