Councilllor Harry Trueman, Deputy Leader for Sunderland City Council, has been down at the careers event in Sunderland and speaking about the turn-out that the jobs fair has received.
More top news
The partnership sees MFC Foundation join together with Newcastle United Foundation and Sunderland AFC Foundation of Light to raise funds
The schoolchildren saying farewell to the dog who's quitting police work - for retirement.
The Sunderland International Airshow will see thousands of people flock to Wearside for spectacular aerial displays.