Articles

Articles

Welcome to The Handbook’s website. A free community magazine and business directory delivered monthly to homes in Harton and surrounding areas of South Shields, Cleadon and East Boldon. It is also available from a range of outlets including local businesses, libraries, restaurants, coffee bars, Health Centres and dentists’ surgeries.

The Customs House

When looking at some of the most prestigious and historic buildings in South Shields, the ...
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Cleadon Mill

Shrouded in an air of mystery, on the highest part of Cleadon Hills, proudly sits ...
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Cleadon Water Tower

Dominating the skyline of Cleadon Hills along with Cleadon Windmill is the impressive and rather ...
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Marsden Lime Kilns

Travelling along the coast road from South Shields to Whitburn or vice versa it’s impossible ...
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The Old Town Hall and Market Place

It’s hard to believe that the small building dominating the market square was once the ...
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Souter Lighthouse

In the mid nineteenth century the North Sea was a treacherous place. Heavy industry and ...
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The Groyne

Groyne
How many people whilst having a cup of tea at the Littlehaven Hotel will have ...
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Marsden Rock & Grotto

Marsden Rock
Standing on Marsden Beach you can’t help but feel moved by the general surroundings. The ...
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Plum & Almond Tart

Plum & Almond Tart
Enjoy British plums at their best with this delicious baked tart. It tastes just as ...
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Words we use: From Europe

Before continuing our journey by heading even further afield, our series of articles looking at ...
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