Thanks for all the photos on this page which were taken by Kevin Connolly, a Hebburn man who was brought up in the Newtown.

Part of Jarrow Carnival celebrations in High St the 1980's passing Staple Rd.

'Hill Park Kilties' marching in North St where the old Post Office & Co-op used to be.

The 'Girl's Brigade' at the Jarrow Carnival marching along High St.

A lorry load of children taking part in that 80s Carnival passing along High St.

Kevin's 80s photo looking down Ellison St towards the River Tyne.

The 'Crown & Anchor' Pub taken by Kevin in the 1980s.

Kevin's photo taken from the Station or Station Stairs in the 80s.

Kevin's snowy scene from the 80s showing the Jarrow Crusader pub in Walter St where the swimming 'Bath's' were.

Kevin's photo of the North Eastern Hotel in the 1980s which was close to those old Station Stairs.

Kevin's photo of 'The Cottage' Pub in the 80s.

Wear St/Station St in the 80s, with Christ Church in the background.