Vera Bolter – Shopping in Jesmond in the 50s & 60s

Vera Bolter talks about shopping in Jesmond in the 1950s and 1960s, remembering rationing, Acorn Road shops, and sending children out for groceries on their tricycles.

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Vera Bolter today

Image: Acorn Road, Acorn Road Jesmond Signey J. 1968. Taken from Newcastle Libraries

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