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Howay Man The Whey Aye

Developers have announced plans to build Europe’s tallest observation wheel on Newcastle Quayside in a project that would see more than £100m invested in the city and create up to 550 jobs.  Standing 140 metres high, the observation wheel – dubbed ‘The Whey Aye’ in celebration of its location – will be five metres taller …

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Geordie Threatens To Sue Argos

In the following video a Ashington Geordie threatens to sue Argos for smashing his window with a Argos catalouge and frightening his cat, so far it has had over 200’000 views on youtube.

The Geordie Nanny – Jill Halfpenny

One of the funniest of Catherine Tate’s Geordie sketches is where she skits the Geordie accent alongside Gateshead born actress Jill Halfpenny . In the following short video Jill plays an agency Nanny, “from the north, Newcastle I’m told, but it could be as far as Sunderland” who is urgently drafted in to look after a posh southern …

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Coats For Geordies Winter Appeal

Now that the winter snow had arrived with a vengeance we would like to remind all you Geordie Lads “n” Lasses of the need to protect yourselves from the extreme weather conditions despite ye warm blooded geordie genes. In the following youtube video Chris Connely also makes an appeal for members of the public to donate to the Coats For Geordies …

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Cullercoats Bay & Blue Flag Beach in North Tyneside

Cullercoats Bay is a small blue flag sandy bay popular with geordie families featuring caves nestled in the surrounding cliffs in the centre of the bay which was in times gone by a thriving fishing harbour providing shelter for more than 150 fishing boats.   The bay is also home to the RNLI lifeboat station which still plays an …

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