11 photos from South Tyneside in the week when more lockdown restrictions were lifted

On May 17, lockdown restrictions were eased once again.

Thursday, 20th May 2021, 2:49 pm
Walkers at the coast in the week when lockdown restrictions were further eased.

It’s meant people can once again gather indoors within limits, and eat and drink inside at restaurants and pubs.

While doubts have been raised over a planned total end of restrictions due in June, many have been seizing the day and welcoming a taste of normality.

Billy and Anne Bowen with dogs Roxy and Benji.

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Malcolm and Joan at Sandhaven Beach.
Raine Ling.
Kerrel Watanaby with Freida.
Brian Hindmarch and Gwen Burton with Ralphy.
Arthur Fee at Sandhaven.
Gillian Prowse was another dog walker, taking Zanzy out to play fetch.
Donna Elliot with Gabby.
Out with a paddleboard.
Cheryl Lee with Angus.
Cyclist Lesley Battle.