Category: Geordie Towns & Cities

St James’ Park To Host Rugby World Cup 2021 Opening Ceremony

Geordies are in for a treat as well as experiencing a huge expected boost to the North East England economy as the 2021 Rugby League World Cup is to be hosted at Newcastle United’s iconic stadium. Owners of Hotels and B&B establishments across Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyneside, Durham and Northumberland are especially expected to be …

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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.   The bay is also home to the RNLI lifeboat station which still plays an active part in this small North Tyneside seaside community which in times gone by was a thriving fishing …

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South Shields Fireworks Show

The South Shields Ocean Beach fireworks event staged on the south side of the river Tyne was brilliantly done & fortunately in 2017 the background was illuminated by a very bright & massive full moon in a very clear north eastern sky. The first of the 2 free shows was also viewed with the added background of the fantastically …

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Newcastle Win Promotion & Championship 2017

An excellent video showing how the Championship title was won and Newcastle were crowned champions in 2017 and gained promotion to the Premiership –  uploaded to youtube by Newcastle United Videos

VE Day Newcastle And Gateshead 1945 – 2017

Found on Vimeo, this excellent film was made as part of a Tyneside Cinema Education and Outreach Department project and brings together young people with local volunteers to record a reworked version of the originally silent film, VE Day set in 1945.  

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