In the late 1890s CWS began to construct what would become one of its major industrial complexes in the country, at Pelaw in Gateshead.
List of events in this era
For fifty years the Newcastle Socialist Society in the Old Royal Arcade (which was demolished in 1969) provided a forum for socialists of all hues to debate issues. Attendees included such as T.
The Socialist Society met in the rooms upstairs from the Cradlewell Books bookshop at 235 Jesmond Road.
in July 1977, the boxer Muhammad Ali was Heavyweight Champion of the World.