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Whickham, Gateshead, Northumberland: OS Grid Reference(420500,560500)
Jones, Virtue (female, interviewer)
Pattison, Rosalind (b.1923/08/29, female, retired domestic worker)
Rosalind talks about childhood days out in the 1930s and recalls the annual Club trip. Swalwell (just to the north of Whickham) is a nearby town, Washingwell Woods an area of woodlands just to the southeast, Watergate a village to the northwest and Tynemouth a coastal town to the northeast.