Sisters Fiona Clarke (left) and Alison Cook (right) reminisce about shopping in Jesmond as children, talking about the grocers, newsagents, chemists, fish shops, off licences and sweet shops they visited.
The first instalment of sisters Fiona Clarke (left) and Alison Cook (right) describing their experiences shopping as children in Jesmond and Newcastle in the 1950s and 1960s, talking about shops […]
Vera Bolter tells us about her involvement with the Acorn Road Community Organisation, who saved Acorn Road from demolition and development in the 1960s. Image: Demolition, Suzanne Hanlon. Used under […]
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. Image: Acorn Road, Acorn Road […]