Friday, March 16, 2007

The triumph of Tyneside

We May have gotten our arses kicked in the footy last night, but I'm feeling very proud reading this article:

Coals to Newcastle" was an ironic ditty. Half-a-century ago, anyone stepping from the train into the frantic industrial city would have appreciated its meaning when they saw the barges and steamers on the Tyne endlessly loading coal for export.

to see the rest of the article click here

However, the main point of this post is to ask for your help. If you click here

you will see the 'e-poll' on the right-hand edge of the page. Please, please, please...VOTE NEWCASTLE!

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