Destination Tyneside - Discovery Museum www.twmuseums.org.uk By 1911 one third of the population of Tyneside were migrants or children of migrants. Jobs in coal mining, shipbuilding and heavy engineering meant that the North East became a major centre of migration as people travelled from all over in search of a better way of life.
10:31am 10 Mar 2014
Been looking at the history of the pancake as it is #shrovetuesday. Seems us Romans used to go to the street vendors in market squares to pick up our pancakes.