Nov 29th 1864. John Taylor the Keeper of a Public House at the Felling was today charged with having attempted suicide by hanging himself from a rope in his own house , by the Magistrates.
October 29th 1929. The Imperial Cinema, Wellington St, Felling was burnt down today.
Dec 16th 1877.For Sale at Felling Shore, the Beerhouse known as ‘The Star Inn’ containing Bar, 7 rooms including large club room, shed, cellar etc and 15 Tenement dwelling rooms behind.
Dec 18th 1818 The ‘Union Chapel’ – Baptists, Methodists, Prebyterian & Independents, was opened at Felling Shore on this day.
Dec 25th 1913 Miss Emily Matilda Easton of Nest House, Felling died this day. Her Will proven on Feb 13th showed she left £1,079,780. Of this £7500 and her clothes went to Edith Parker, £3000 to her gardner Jonathan Miller, £1000 each to her Coachman and Groom amongst other bequests.
April 30th 1952. FOR SALE Pelaw on Tyne. Old established General Dealers , turnover £110 weekly, and possession of 3 bedroom Flat, price of £1000 plus stock includes property.
Here is a photo I took at a 'Do' in 1983 at Bede's Club, Jarrow. The Dragone's are the ice cream family and were really good musicians playing typical Italian music