Jesmond Oh Jesmond!! by Surinder and Sunita Rehan, Jesmond News We fell in love and wanted to live in Jesmond since 1987 when our son started at Newcastle Preparatory […]
Memories of Clayton Road Shops by Barbara Weightman I began living in Burdon Terrace at the age of nought, in 1947. When we were old enough to be […]
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 […]
Denise from Groom & Co. on Clayton Road shares her experiences of working as a tailoress here in Jesmond, and her memories of training and working in Newcastle. (This recording […]
Catriona McGregor talks about student life in Jesmond in 2015 and 2016, and her love of socialising with her friends on Osborne Road.
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 […]