MackemLife X Spark Sunderland

Your Guide to the North East, Where Sunderland Lives.

In collaboration with Nathan Ely from Spark Sunderland, MackemLife will be featuring on the Drive Time show with some really exciting segments!

Listen to Spark Live Here.

Week 1, Coffee Culture in Sunderland

The first project we have been working on is a segment all about Coffee Culture in the city. Week 1 was aired on Tuesday 16th March and is availible to download below.

Pink Slice Frappe from Grinder Coffee

The second instalment ofour coffee culture session is here for you to download. This time, we interviewed Michael who is one of the owners of Grinder Coffee.

If you own a local coffee shop, or have an interest in Sunderland’s coffee culture then get in touch with us using the contact form below to be featured on the show!

Want to feature on Mackemlife? Whether it be my blog, facebook page or instagram, I am always looking for new businesses to work with. If you are interested make sure to have a look at my Work With Me page and get in contact with me!

Guide to Tynemouth, North Tyneside

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Where in Sunderland is showing the England Euros Games

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Sunderlands Newest Restaurant, Spent Grain

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