The Monkwearmouth lodge passes the County Hotel in 2003. Recognise anyone you know?

13 pictures showing Sunderland pitmen's pride at the Durham Miners Gala

Sunderland will be on the march again this weekend.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 10 July, 2019, 16:45

And to give you a flavour of what’s to come at the Miners Gala, here’s a reminder of the Sunderland lodges parading through the streets of Durham over the years.

Monkwearmouth, Hylton, Silksworth, Herrington and Usworth all make our photo spread.

So take a look and see if these scenes bring back memories. If they do, email chris.cordner@jpimedia.co.uk and tell us more.

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