North Shields

You know what doesn’t fill me with much joy? When you google a pub to do some research and one of the first stories that come up is the Chronicle headline ‘Two Bailed after assault outside North Shields pub’. However rules are rules and if the rules are to go to the closet pub to … Continue reading North Shields

Meadow Well

When Meadow Well station was built in 1982 it was originally called Smith's Park but was changed with the name of the developing housing estate for which it now services. The area suffered after the 1991 Meadow Well riots and socially has never really recovered. It is still tarnished with a bad reputation which the … Continue reading Meadow Well