A 2014 focus on Annie's at the Nook.
A 2014 focus on Annie's at the Nook.

15 pictures of amazing sweet shops in South Shields and Jarrow over the years

From mix-ups to sherbert dips. There’s nothing quite like a sweet shop for those childhood memories.

But which was your South Tyneside favourite? Was it Thorntons or Woolworths?

Perhaps you loved the more recent offerings at Swainston’s, Annies or The Little Sweet Shop.

We have got a selection of 15 photos to take you through sweet shops from all eras including the present.

Whether you loved a gobstopper or a toffee apple, take a look at our photo selection and see if your own favourite is there.

Page 1 of 4