In the Media: Newcastle Magazine

Tuesday, 14 November 2023

“The Low Lights Tavern: A Historic Pub with a Literary Twist."

As the reputed oldest drinking establishment in North Shields, it has had its share of moments in the spotlight, primarily because it boasts a connection to hometown hero Sam Fender, who initially toiled behind the bar and remains a frequent patron to this day.

However, another rising star in the shape of author Betsy Baskerville (aka Faye Allman), has taken ownership of the famous venue herself by featuring The Low Lights heavily in one of her series of crime novels.

Photos taken by Kerry Hays from KH Photography.

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