Art of Glass a smash hit at Tynemouth

Art of Glass owner Carol Nicholson at Tynemouth Market.

Art of Glass – Business is booming for North Shields artist Carol Nicholson whose hand-painted glass art has become a smashing success. Carol, a talented artist of 30 years standing, has been trading at Tynemouth Market every Sunday for two-and-a-half years and her unique creations have become a popular item […] Read more »

Restored Victorian Station is now fit for a Princess

Princess Anne reopens the newly refurbished Tynemouth Station

Restored Victorian Station is now fit for a Princess The Princess Royal officially opened the newly restored Tynemouth Station on 2nd July 2012 marking the completion of the £3.6m project.  The Historic Railway Station has been given the Royal seal of approval as the Princess Royal unveiled a plaque at […] Read more »

Royal seal of approval for Tynemouth Station from Princess Anne – News Guardian report

Princess Anne reopens the newly refurbished Tynemouth Station

Thank you to the News Guardian for their excellent news coverage “Royal seal of approval for Tynemouth Station” on the recent Royal opening of the refurbished station. Their report begins: A VICTORIAN station which underwent a multi-million pound refurbishment has been given the royal seal of approval. Her Royal Highness […] Read more »

Heritage Skills Festival

station heritage

Heritage Skills Festival Friday 22nd June To Sunday 24th June 10am until 4-00 pm Free Admission Set in the stunning surroundings of the newly refurbished Tynemouth Station, the Heritage Skills Festival is a “Not To Be Missed” event. Celebrate the new lease of life which has been given to this […] Read more »

Bank Holiday Diamond Jubilee Event

Bank Holiday Diamond Jubilee Event – Monday 4th June 2012 Tynemouth Markets is  pleased to announce the Grand Opening of the newly refurbished Victorian canopies bringing back the station to its former glory. Our bank holiday Diamond Jubilee event offers a variety of entertainment for all the family provided by […] Read more »

Soapbox soaps are best… bar none!


When it comes to providing healthy and hygienic products at Tynemouth Markets Donald Ball’s hand-made soaps are cleaning up. The ‘Soapbox’ boasts an impressive array of hand-crafted bathroom wares, many of which are reproduced from his own unique recipes. Donald has been trading at Tynemouth Markets for more than two-and-a-half […] Read more »

Carry On Painting!

Saucy seaside art

Summertime at Tynemouth Markets is the perfect setting for artist Neill Woods, whose unique brand of saucy seaside art is in high demand. Neill offers a choice of beautiful coastal studies from Tynemouth to Bamburgh. However, his stunning hand-painted local scenes have a cheeky twist… the artwork includes scantilly clad […] Read more »

Kenspeckle’s a Winner for Pauline

Kenspeckle's a winner for Pauline

  Self-confessed chocoholic and a regular visitor to Tynemouth Markets is Pauline Christie from Walkerville in Newcastle upon Tyne. So it goes without saying that Pauline finds it almost impossible to bypass Michelle and Steph Thirlwall’s stall on the East concourse. Although fairly new arrivals to Tynemouth Markets, Michelle and […] Read more »