Steam Engine

The Golden Age of Steam

The Golden Age of Steam all started back in 1825. The age of the steam train passenger railways, was brought…

Did the Grey Wolf get away?

Could it really be true? Could Mr Wolf (a well used pseudonym of Hitler) have really become Grey Wolf after…

Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads

Whatever happened to you?

There are certain TV shows that remind me of my childhood and bring back such pleasant memories. Whatever Happened to…

Hound

A prediction of death in Cotherstone

In 1512, George, the 7th Baron Fitzhugh, was a young man of 25 years old. Like many wealthy young men…

Tyne Shipyards

That Big Old River

I always liked this song by Jimmy Nail. It reminds me so much of my younger days living in Wallsend…

Victorian Room

Being A Reprint From

It is probably my favourite opening line to any book I’ve read. “Being a Reprint from the Reminiscences of John…