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  1. Garry and Sheila

    Gary the Geordie director. Garry and Sheila from the Isle of White trip we have visited Southbank and Grangetown and found that the sign “believe in” is no longer there.

    1. Geordie H

      Thanks Garry 🙂 … Ah was it not “believe in better” ? … I hope you and Sheila enjoyed the trip down memory lane anyway
      🙂

  2. Steve Dye

    You’ve got the best online website.

  3. Les Hope

    Exiled here in Portishead for the last 34 years.
    Regularly back home to Rosehill
    Other Geordies here though not many
    A rare but classy few

    1. Geordie H

      Thanks for signing the guest book Les .. Loads of Geordies visiting but not enough say hi .. Shows your class 🙂 ..

  4. Steve

    Aye, fascinating website… I shall spread the word! Already gave a mention on my fb feed ⚽

    1. Geordie H

      Much appreciated Steve 🙂 …

  5. priscilla

    Love the site — really individual friendly & lots to read!

  6. David McRobert

    Great site. Brought back some wonderful memories, especially of the teams of the early 50’s, with Wor Jackie, and Booby Mitchell, the Robledo Brothers, Jack Fairbrother, Frank Brennan, Ernie Taylor, etc etc. I was born in Brunel Terr which I think has now been demolished just a stones throw from Rye Hill, between Elswick Road and Scotswood Road. Now I am an actor in Largo, Florida. Love to all my fellow Geordies anywhere in the World. Thank you

    1. Geordie H

      Your Welcome David 🙂

  7. Libby

    Love the website. What a great idea! My Mum was a Geordie (Wallsend) and sadly she lost the accent down south; but I’ve only got to hear it again…… Keep the website going!

  8. Jenny

    Only typed in geordie comediens to see if there was any mention of Dickie Irwin, saw him at Bambra’s, in the Bigg Market years ago and he came and did a stint at my parents 25th wedding anniversary. We laughed till our sides ached,.However a lovely website and a walk down memory lane.

    1. Geordie H

      Well I’m glad to say there is now a mention of Dickie Irwin, because you just mentioned him 🙂 … thanks for that .. Any more you can tell “us” about him?

  9. Bob Bruce

    Great site hope you continue

    1. Geordie H

      Cheers Bob 🙂

  10. John

    Canny website like, loved the trip down memory lane 🙂

    1. Geordie H

      Thanks for the comment John 🙂

  11. Ron

    Cracking website just as you said on thursday night while having a jar at the Claymore very impressed with your tribute to the N.T. and Freeman hospitals.

    Terry Ravenscroft was the writer we were talking about give him a try. Dear Coca Cola and Air 2000 are the best
    Never know we may meet up again on another N.C.tours one day

    Regards Ron

    1. Geordie H

      I will check out the writer you mentioned … Thanks for the compliment about the directory … All the best to you and your lass and you never know I might just meet up with you both on another trip, considering the amount of travelling you both do 😛

  12. Melbat

    Thanks- a great site to hone up my knowledge on my hometown and to help me with teaching my class about their heritage !

  13. Keith Armstrong

    I love the site and like the fact you have linked my timelapse of the North East!
    Well done for the site and and Howay the Lads!!

    1. Geordie H

      Thanks for the compliment 🙂 loved the timelapse video by the way (on the front page for those who haven’t seen it)

  14. Peter Spence

    Wonderful stuff! Will be coming back often.

    1. Geordie H

      Wonderful to hear Peter 🙂 and you will be very welcome 😀 anytime

  15. darren

    would you check talk-of-the-toon.com for inclusion in your directory please?

    1. Geordie H

      Hi Darren, I don’t know if you noticed but this is the guestbook section … you know, a section where you say things like “wow, brill site, absolutely loving it :), and then almost as an afterthought then say “oh and by the way would you consider including my site in your Geordie Sports section” … “you know what I Mean?” 😀

      1. darren

        sorry didn’t realize which bit i was in

        1. Geordie H

          No Problem Darren 🙂 except you still haven’t still put it right 🙂 lol … once you do I will link to your site from the Geordie sports section which will benefit you in SEO (Only because I think your NUFC / Toon forum looks cool, even though it is in it’s early stages 🙂 …

  16. Dr Gibbs

    Great site by Geordies for Geordies

    If you want a massive celebration for the 150th Anniversary of The Blaydon Races on 9th June 2012 in Newcastle and Gateshead go to our site at http://www.blaydonraces150.co.uk and sign the petition. Gan on!

  17. paul hodgson

    Come across your website and I love it.

    Please have a look at my site adaptedmaps.co.uk as I have an artwork on there that may be of interest to you – an adaptation of the Metro map. Wondering if you would like to get it on your site?
    Keep up the good work lads.

    1. Geordie H

      Excellent Map 🙂 … brilliant idea … nice one

  18. john brennan

    Oops! sorry

  19. john brennan

    Anybody what happened to the Brown family , they used have a shop on Fenham Hall Drive. Their children , now grown up were Bertie , a lecturer at Northern Counties College, the daughter Eva, and my half cousin Sylvia.

    1. Geordie H

      If you haven’t noticed John, this is the guestbook section :S, The clue is in the title :D, we will let you by this time though !

  20. Chris Cook

    Absolutely love the site and directory! Makes you feel even more proud, if that’s possible!!! Brilliant job….

    1. Geordie H

      Thank you for the comment & signing the book Chris … Much appreciated 🙂

  21. Sandra

    Love the website Geordie x

    1. Geordie H

      Why That’s Canny Of Y’e Sandra 😀

  22. Phone Busters UK

    I am from Blyth and living in the Shetland Islands. I have a web site that offers cheap international phone calls to anywhere in the world from the UK – Guaranteed…! Phone Busters UK – Who Are You Going To Call…?

    1. Geordie H

      This should have been added to the Geordie businesses section but your forgiven. You do come from Blyth after all !! 😛

  23. US Charlie

    Aye! Canny stuff this!

    I’ve been to the “Toon” 5x’s in the last 2yrs, and I can’t get enough of the people and the places.

    Lots of famous rock musicians were born and raised in Newcastle Upon Tyne, and the surrounding suburbs. I’m on a quest to find the childhood homes of Mark Knopfler in Gosforth, and John McLaughlin’s in Whitley Bay. If it wasn’t for a Geordie (Chas Chandler), the world would never have known Jimi Hendrix!

    I was born in Brooklyn, NY, but I truly appreciate the Geordies.

    Cheers!

    1. Geordie H

      Pleased to meet you Charlie & thanks for the links – Much appreciated 🙂

    2. wayne towers

      welcome wor kid newcastle is the place to be

    3. Alan Gay

      Hello,
      I believe that John McLaughlin lived on Warkworth Avenue in Whitley Bay, which is off Norham Road. I do not know the number but I am fairly sure of the street. You could confirm it by looking at the electoral register.

  24. Toni Summers Hargis

    Just found this and an looking forward to reading updates. Although I’m over every year, (from Chicago) it’s nice to be even more connected.

    1. Geordie H

      Brilliant to hear from you Toni 🙂

      1. wayne towers

        respect toni greetings from geordie land

  25. Geordie H

    Archived Messages Form Old Guestbook.

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    Kent Maynard (steelcap strength) love this directory mate it gona come in great help when i move to the toon after xmas. 18-Nov-07

    Mr Roberts -Excellent to see a proper geordie website that is actually about geordieland 27-Nov-07

    Alan Millen – Excellent website. I’ll be back for inspiration from time time. And as the mouse says, “Champion”. Alan (Exiles lyricist) 20-Dec-07

    Lisa – cool site 20-Dec-07

    Tim Readman – Canny website like. Good for the nostalgia. I am over in Vancouver now and miss the north east especially at this time of year. All the best, Tim http://www.timreadman.com 20-Dec-07

    Jackie – I love bonniland, but when i’m homesick i get a wee taste of home on here, YA NAH WAT A MEAN LIKE!! 23-Dec-07

    Hughie – A GOOD ALL ROUND SITE FOR LEARNING ABOUT THE MOST ATTRACTIVE, INTELLEGENT, SKILLED, STRONGEST, BEST DRESSED, TALENTED, AND MOST AMUSING PEOPLE IN THE WORLD, HUGHIE 08-Jan-08

    Sofi – A proper Geordie site, obviously built by a proper Geordie, champion!! love it x 05-Feb-08

    Dorothy Tarrant( andrews) – I would like to touch base with anyone who went to Gateshead Girls Grammar School back in late 50′s. Also trying to find someone called Alan Jones ( mechanic) now in 60′s used to live in Newcastle. 10-Mar-08

    Allan – I was checking out domain names I used to own and came across this one. What a bril site you’ve made of it. It will go on my recommended list to friends and relatives in Canada. Best Wishes allan 20-Mar-08

    Mark – proudly living here in Wallsend although I went to South Shields Once! 18-Jun-08

    Yvonne Young: – Just stumbled on this site, it`s brilliant, will add it to my blog and pass on to fellow geordies. pmt-women.blogspot.com 30-Aug-08

    Peter Easton – Came across the site while trying to find a recording of Bobby Thompson (the one explaining about his visit to Buckingham palace, and the skit in the chippie with Chamberlain). If anyone knows of where I can get audio copies (not from You Tube) then please send the link. A few of the Maggie lads up in Iraq come for R&R at our local here in Dubai and it would chear them up no end to grab a copy. That’s if they can find summat “Watt-le” play it. email to send Bobby Thompson info to: is easton@eim.ae 30-Sep-08 Great site, well designed. Cheers.Pete (Dubai UAE) 30-Sep-08

    Chris Murray – In the year 2000 I moved from Newcastle to Virginina USA. and been to many web sites and this is the best ever. I spent hours laughing please keep up the fantastic work ya cudn’t beet this site if ya had a lang stick kidda ya nah wat a mean like. 06-Oct-08

    Sid Cullen – Great stuff man — spreading the word to ex geordie friends in Oz ps love the comment about once went to S.Shields 16-Oct-08

    Guest – Nice website and someday I will visit your country.

    Kent Maynard (steelcap strength) love this directory mate it gona come in great help when i move to the toon after xmas. 18-Nov-07

    Mr Roberts -Excellent to see a proper geordie website that is actually about geordieland 27-Nov-07

    Alan Millen – Excellent website. I’ll be back for inspiration from time time. And as the mouse says, “Champion”. Alan (Exiles lyricist) 20-Dec-07

    Lisa – cool site 20-Dec-07

    Tim Readman – Canny website like. Good for the nostalgia. I am over in Vancouver now and miss the north east especially at this time of year. All the best, Tim http://www.timreadman.com 20-Dec-07

    Jackie – I love bonniland, but when i’m homesick i get a wee taste of home on here, YA NAH WAT A MEAN LIKE!! 23-Dec-07

    Hughie – A GOOD ALL ROUND SITE FOR LEARNING ABOUT THE MOST ATTRACTIVE, INTELLEGENT, SKILLED, STRONGEST, BEST DRESSED, TALENTED, AND MOST AMUSING PEOPLE IN THE WORLD, HUGHIE 08-Jan-08

    Sofi – A proper Geordie site, obviously built by a proper Geordie, champion!! love it x 05-Feb-08

    Dorothy Tarrant( andrews) – I would like to touch base with anyone who went to Gateshead Girls Grammar School back in late 50′s. Also trying to find someone called Alan Jones ( mechanic) now in 60′s used to live in Newcastle. 10-Mar-08

    Allan – I was checking out domain names I used to own and came across this one. What a bril site you’ve made of it. It will go on my recommended list to friends and relatives in Canada. Best Wishes allan 20-Mar-08

    Mark – proudly living here in Wallsend although I went to South Shields Once! 18-Jun-08

    Yvonne Young: – Just stumbled on this site, it`s brilliant, will add it to my blog and pass on to fellow geordies. pmt-women.blogspot.com 30-Aug-08

    Peter Easton – Came across the site while trying to find a recording of Bobby Thompson (the one explaining about his visit to Buckingham palace, and the skit in the chippie with Chamberlain). If anyone knows of where I can get audio copies (not from You Tube) then please send the link. A few of the Maggie lads up in Iraq come for R&R at our local here in Dubai and it would chear them up no end to grab a copy. That’s if they can find summat “Watt-le” play it. email to send Bobby Thompson info to: is easton@eim.ae 30-Sep-08 Great site, well designed. Cheers.Pete (Dubai UAE) 30-Sep-08

    Chris Murray – In the year 2000 I moved from Newcastle to Virginina USA. and been to many web sites and this is the best ever. I spent hours laughing please keep up the fantastic work ya cudn’t beet this site if ya had a lang stick kidda ya nah wat a mean like. 06-Oct-08

    Sid Cullen – Great stuff man — spreading the word to ex geordie friends in Oz ps love the comment about once went to S.Shields 16-Oct-08

    Davey : November 16, 2010 – ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT … I especially love the Geordie TV section .. thanks I’ll be back often

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