Beacon of Light

Welcome To The Beacon of Light

The North East’s world-class sports, health, education and events venue.

The Beacon of Light is an award-winning venue in the City of Sunderland.

In prime position overlooking the River Wear, the Beacon of Light is a vibrant community hub like no other.

A world-class space for sport, events, education and training the Beacon of Light offers great transport links, free parking, on site nursery, health centre and cafe.

All proceeds from the Beacon go back to the charity Foundation of Light which improves the lives of thousands across the North East.


Open 7 days-a-week


The Beacon of Light is once again open to the public seven-days a week, with bookings taken from 9am every day!


5 a side pitch hire from just ยฃ20!

Right next to the Stadium of Light our 3G 5-a-side outdoor pitches are the best value in Sunderland!

Parking at the Beacon of Light

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Did you know?

What makes the Beacon of Light unique is all proceeds go back into the charity Foundation of Light which helps us continue supporting communities in the North East.

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Meeting and training rooms

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Host Amazing Conferences & Events

Let us light up your next event and support local communities! A venue space like no other, the Beacon of Light offers true versatility with flexible spaces to accomodate up to 3,500 people.

Business Opportunities

We need like-minded individuals, businesses and supporters to come on board and ensure we can do more.

Latest News & Events

15 November 2021

Home of junior football in North East

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8 November 2021

Team building packages

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28 September 2021

Back in business

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