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Canny years in Byker

A church, situated opposite the Byker Wall in Newcastle, celebrated its 40th anniversary.

Victoria Marsay

Meeting in a corrugated-iron hall, Welbeck Road Evangelical Church started under Newcastle City Mission. Over 50 attended the Sunday School, many coming from the surrounding estates which were to be made famous by the BBC children’s television programme Byker Grove.