Coming events


Sunday December 11th
Tynemouth Market

Sunday December 18th
Tynemouth Market

Thursday December 22nd
Whitley Lodge Snooker Club
(Talk-in with John Beresford)



Click “Buy Now” to order author-signed copies via paypal/credit card for just £18.99 or author-signed copies of both “Tunnel of Love” (hardback) and “Touching Distance” (softback) for £25. Both prices include UK delivery. Email here for any enquiries.

Signed copies of “Tunnel….” are also available from MJS Computers, 30 Merton Way, Ponteland and West Monkseaton Post Office, 44 Earsdon Road.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Touching Distance”, “Tunnel of Love” takes up the story where that book concluded in 1996, chronicling life at SJP until 2009.

Combining his time in the press box with first-hand contributions from major figures in that period of our history, Martin Hardy dissects the events that put Newcastle United on the front and back pages of the newspapers.

Be it Sir Bobby, Barcelona, Bowyer & Dyer, Gullit, JFK, KK, Milan, Owen, Shearer, Toongate, Ashley or Wembley, it’s all in there – and lids are lifted.