After reading our last blog post just over a week ago an old school friend of mine of over 30 years got in touch. Our South Shields self catering places were doing well. Really well. We’d been fully booked for weeks. And with Boris allowing the nation out to play we are expecting a boomContinue reading “An Old School House”
I got asked if I wanted to do the Safety Engineering on a Scottish Space Centre yesterday.
I kid you not…
Who recognises this view?
For todays blog I have done a straw man structure, hoping to provoke some comments and discussion and will flesh it out a bit more tomorrow before adding it to our South Shields guide on our website. Input welcome. I’m not really sure where to start with Littlehaven Beach (sorry ‘little beach’ guys, it’s whatContinue reading “South Shields Guide: Littlehaven Beach”
Survival, Separation and Soften Up
This is a story about togetherness, Christmas and community spirit. Right here. In the heart of a hard working class town in the the North East of England. A special town. That is called South Shields. But it could equally have been Aberdeen! Which, despite some of the negative stories, a spirit which remains strongerContinue reading “Togetherness”
South Shields & Aberdeen.
Thanks a million.
We appreciate it.
Until the last year or so I have been busy building our small family business up. Literally almost brick by brick. But not quite! We’ve went from 2-3 places to 8-9, 250 miles apart in the last 2 years or so. Make that 258! That’s a fair few extra beds to fill. Especially when you’reContinue reading “Necessary Evil Versus the Power of Social Media”
Castles, Brazilians and photos.
Oor Wullie, landlords and video’s.
Scruffy Pigs, hedgehogs and bubbles!
There are new restrictions in place for South Tyneside as of today.
This is what these restrictions mean for our self catering business and our great guests