Let’s have a look at your memories of the Sea Hotel as a search for a new owner begins.
It is a venue that many of you will be familiar with. After all, it has hosted proms, reunion dinners, and conferences as these archive photos show.
The question is, are you in any of these pictures? The only way to find out is by browsing through our collection.
1. Smiles from 2016
Former members of the Shields Gazette's Smilers Club who were reunited at the Sea Hotel in 2016. Pictured, left to right, are Ann Lewis, Marilyn Carter, Adrienne Young, June Brewis, Elizabeth Eke, and Marjorie Barnes. Photo: TIM RICHARDSON
2. Heroes all
Members of the Jarrow branch of the Normandy Veterans Association at the Sea Hotel in 2009. Recognise anyone? Photo: TR
3. Arriving in style
The St Joseph's RC School prom in 2006 at the Sea Hotel. Photo: SN
4. Memories from 2008
Former prisoners of war who met at the hotel 14 years ago. Have you spotted someone you know? Photo: SN