song, 'When the Boat Comes In' here.
North Shields is located on the north bank of the River Tyne between Tynemouth and Newcastle. It's here you'll find Newcastle's fishing fleet when they're in port.
"It's a place that brings back memories of my life there as a child", says Jay, who also had a flat near there as a university student. "I remember the smells of the fish but, most of all, I remember that when ever I was noisy as a child, my parents would liken me to a North Sheilds fish wife!"