TYNEDALE has a long history of producing top class golfers, the sport blossoming courtesy of the fantastic clubs in the area.
In recent years, the Paisley brothers Andy and Chris have made their mark, while Martin Forster has also caught the eye in national competitions.
In fact the list is to lengthy to mention them all,... [more]
Published: July 12, 2012
THEY are nearly upon us and the whole country is gearing up to celebrate the Olympic Games being held in our great country.
And, although all the sporting action will unfold in the capital 300 miles away, I don’t buy into the argument that the Games will be just for the people of London.
Apart from the obvious that people... [more]
Published: July 5, 2012
This week in... 1928Saturday, December 8, 1928...
The Miners' Hall at West Wylam was officially re-opened after undergoing extensive renovation.
Built as a cinema with a sloping floor 15 years previously, a ladies' cloakroom had been added and the floor levelled to turn it into a dance hall.
The work cost £500, half of which came from the Northumberland Miners' Association.