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Alan Forrest, chairman of South Shields United Swimming Club, before club members took part in the club's annual gala at Derby Street Baths in  October 1965 .

Making a splash at Derby Street baths

Jumping off a “horrible tall” diving platform and playing truant from school are just two of the memories readers recalled when we featured a photo of a South Shields swimming baths recently.

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Residents of Belloc Avenue, Biddick Hall, heading off on a bus trip.

Recalling bus trip days of old

Over the years we’ve probably all been on a bus trip, whether it was for a day out or a journey to some “far flung” football ground to cheer on your team during their latest cup run.

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