Author: Fern McLean

Jarrow: An Anglo-Saxon History

Anglo-Saxons had a huge and lasting impact on the North east; specifically, in Jarrow. It’s time to delve into that forgotten history. The History of the Anglo-Saxons tends to be overlooked, the vicious Vikings steal the limelight, which is why Jarrow Hall is dedicated to bringing some of that light […]

Sunderland remembers 100 years on

November 11, 2018 marked 100 years since the end of the First World War and Sunderland hosted a parade in which servicemen, veterans and the mayor took part. Veterans lined the streets of Sunderland as they told old stories, watched the parade and fell silent, along with everyone else, for two […]