10 retro photos of Hartlepool and East Durham gyms from over the years
It’s almost time to head back to the gym after a lay-off since January.
And to get you in the mood for shaping up, we have compiled these nostalgic scenes from gyms across Hartlepool and East Durham.
Limber up with a look at Xercise4Less, The Gym Group, Fitness Connexion and the Wesley. They all come from the Hartlepool Mail archives and perhaps you can spot someone you know.
Have a browse through our selection.