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Word on Wearside: The Cauld Lad of Hylton

Word on Wearside: The Cauld Lad of Hylton

Since ancient times, ghost stories have been a prominent fixture in folklore for many cultures around the world. The belief in the existence of an afterlife, as well as manifestations of spirits is widespread. Here in the North East there are multiple famous places that are said to be the […]

A wonderful picture of the Breitling Stearman by Laurence Younger from South Shields

Memories of Sunderland Airshow 2017

Poor weather failed to dampen the spirits at the iconic Sunderland Airshow this summer. Here we look back at some of the highlights of the event – the biggest free airshow in Europe. Up, up and away!   The Red Arrows sketch smoke trails in the sky. Credit to Janet Leslie Parachuters […]