Well, this was one hell of a fixture last year. Albion were beaten twice as the Magpies pipped the Seagulls to the Championship title, now will Albion get revenge this Sunday… 277 more words
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Well it looks like I actually went through with the whole ‘moving to Newcastle’ thing, huh? It’s barely been three days (as I write this post I’ve been in the city for approximately 2 days and 18 hours), but I’ve been running around taking care of all the bits and pieces that need to be done before I settle in properly – namely: 344 more words
The Great North Run is billed as “the world’s favourite run.” It is the biggest half marathon in the world, with 12,000 runners taking part in it’s first year, 1981, to this years whopping 57,000 runners and my goodness, it didn’t fail to live up to it’s reputation. 1,348 more words
Chapman Island was Carrington’s first name, later it was called Bullock Island.
In 1826 the Australian Agricultural Company established its headquarters at Carrington.
Carrington was originally underwater at high tide and was gradually raised by the ballast dumped by ships. 94 more words