TYNEMOUTH AND CULLERCOATS HISTORY TOUR, by Ken Hutchinson. Published by Amberley Publishing (www.amberley-books.com). £6.99. Softback.

REVEALING this historic part of Tyneside’s lesser-known sights and hidden corners, this book shows how famous landmarks used to look and how they have changed over the years. A location map enables readers to join in with a historical tour of the area and discover the changing face of Tynemouth and Cullercoats. Royalties from book sales will be split evenly between Tynemouth Voluntary Life Brigade and Cullercoats lifeboat station.