Honorary South Tynesiders (from top left) Mo Farah, Jimi Hendrix, Julio Arca and Muhammad Ali.

Honorary South Tynesiders: 13 stars who deserve the accolade including Muhammad Ali, Mo Farrah, and Vera star Brenda Blethyn

They might not be from the borough, but these stars have have earned their status as honorary South Tynesiders for the what they’ve done to raise our profile.

These people have made such a mark on the borough that we think they could even be recognised as honorary South Tynesiders. But have we missed anyone? Let us know who you would nominate to be an Honorary South Tynesider.

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