Monday 8 April 2013

Chi Onwurah MP

Labour MP for Central Newcastle, Chi Onwurah, speaking against the so-called Bedroom Tax at a rally at Grey's Monument Newcastle on Saturday 

Tuesday 4 September 2012

Sports Direct

Mike Ashley, Newcastle United's owner, also owns the highly successful Sports Direct chain. These stores are characterised by somewhat chaotic crowded floor layouts. At the upmarket Westfield shopping centre adjacent to the Olympic Park in Stratford a more stylish image is presented.

Friday 20 July 2012


Kashmir goats on the Great Orme, ( Pen y Gogarth ) near Llandudno,  North Wales. About 220 miles drive south-west from Newcastle upon Tyne

Thursday 19 July 2012


a seafront cafe in North Wales recently about 220 miles from Newcastle upon Tyne

Thursday 28 June 2012

Invest in Africa

Sunderland Football Club announced this week that  their new shirt sponsors are the not-for-profit organisation  Invest in Africa  which was founded by Tullow Oil.

The gates at the club were suitably adorned for the day of the announcement.

Invest in Africa is not without controversy as featured in the Independent Newspaper here

Tuesday 26 June 2012