It's Good Friday, and queues will soon be forming outside chip shops as South Tynesiders keep the great fish and chip tradition going.
Here are 12 great places to get your fishy fix this Good Friday. Did we miss any out? Leave a comment below and let us know your favourite.
1) Frydays, East Smithy, South Shields,
2) Daniela’s Fish Bar, Front Street, East Boldon
3) Colmans, Ocean Road, South Shields
4) Singh’s Fish Bar, Quarry Lane, South Shields
5) Frankie’s, Stoddart Street, South Shields
6) Smithy’s Chippy, Ocean Road, South Shields
7) Fast Fry, Hindmarch Drive, Boldon
8) Red Hut, Ocean Road, South Shields
9) Green Lane Fisheries, Green Lane, South Shields
10) Dhillons Fish Inn, Station Road, Hebburn
11) Karls Golden Fry, North Road, Boldon Colliery
12) Primrose Fish and Chips, Norman Terrace, Jarrow