Tag Archives: shiney row

shiney’s got talent

Another one from the karen shiel school of dance based in shiney row.

this was from the summer show of this year (2008) i keep threatening to name all of the dancers but i think it is more fun to try and work out if you know them or not (sometimes it is the people you least expect)

from mark smith

another one from the karen shiel school of dance mothers

from mark smith

mymarras in the Durham pit villages

mymarras in the Durham pit villages is a heritage website which aims to cover all aspects of the local history of New Herrington, Newbottle, Penshaw, Shiney Row, Houghton and many more.

Mam! I feel like a woman

I’m sure if you know anyone in this clip its even more hilarious….

The mothers from the karen shiel school of dance again refuse to be outdone by the kids. This is their brilliant version of ‘man i feel like a woman’ performed at the recent 10th anniversary show. The dance school is based in shiney row and takes pupils aged 3 and over

Shiney Row, Penshaw and Biddick Woods in 2001 (long version)

Originally made to send to relatives who’d emigrated from Penshaw to Australia… it’s a snapshot of Penshaw in 2001. Features New and Old Penshaw, Penshaw Monument, Penshaw Village and Biddick Woods, Shiney Row.


Lots of photos of the area at www.chrislongley.com

Views from Penshaw Hill and of Penshaw Village in 2001

Old Penshaw, Penshaw Village plus views of Washington, Shiney Row, Herrington etc. Filmed in 2001

View from Newbottle

View from Newbottle, inc Shiney Row, Penshaw, Durham as the landscape looked in June 2000