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Good riddance to Get Carter

August 19, 2010


The scene in Get Carter is iconic: Michael Caine’s Jack Carter confronts businessman Cliff Brumby in the bowels of the concrete car park as the cold Gateshead wind whips by them. Owen Luder’s exercise n Brutalism has dominated the skyline of Gateshead for more than 40 years, but is slowly being chipped away at by […]

The Grainger Market: flashing up and bomb sirens

June 3, 2010


Behind the scenes at the Grainger Market, you'll discover an entire new world, a different lexicon - and some wartime secrets.