Category: Geordie Icons

2015 Blaydon Race Hailed A Success

Thousands of Geordie’s took part in Geordieland’s 2nd most iconic road race this week as the famous road race yet again took place on the 9th of June. Naturally, this long running and historic race was started in the heart of the Geordie City of Newcastle Upon Tyne, before following the road along Scotswood Road, crossing the River Tyne via Scotswood Bridge, before finishing in playing fields near Blaydon …

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North East Heritage Open Days 2013

As part of the Tyne & Wear Heritage Open Days running between Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th September 2013 many public buildings, churches and historic venues in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Gateshead, Tyneside, Durham & many parts of Northumberland are preparing to throw open their doors to the local community & tourists alike, for free. Highlights include some of Geordieland’s most …

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Lord Mayors Coach Saved For The City of Newcastle

The Freemen of Newcastle and the Shepherd family have have joined forces and bought the historic Lord Mayors coach vehicle which has graced the Newcastle’s city’s streets for more than two hundred years. It means the coach will stay in the city and not be sold abroad as some people feared when the City’s council put the coach, built in …

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Geordie Icons – Newcastle Upon Tyne & Gateshead

Especially for those Geordies from Newcastle Upon Tyne who love their iconic buildings & statues we have selected some magnificent examples of some of these iconic Tyneside structures which we believe will make perfect gifts.

Geordie Icons – Picture Prints, Posters & Framed Art

This post is intended to highlight lots of examples of various Geordie icon art posters, art prints, canvas prints and limited edition prints which have been made available to purchase from various artists & photographers from all over the world.