Photo gallery: Raising a glass to Hartlepool’s pubs and clubs
Most people have a favourite pub or club either past or present.
With the latest addition to Hartlepool’s social scene,
, opening earlier this month, we thought we would toast a round of famous town venues from across the years. the Juniper Lounge
1. Zeus Bar
Remember the bright lights of the former Zeus bar, in Whitby Street, previously Chicago Rock?
2. The Rat Race
Hartlepool's then MP Iain Wright, left, and owner Peter Morgan, join drinkers in toasting the success of the town's smallest pub back in 2010.
3. The Tall Ships
Named in honour of the 2010 Tall Ships Races coming to Hartlepool, the pub quickly became an out-of-town favourite.
4. The Clarendon
Hartlepool United captain Tony Smith officially opens The Clarendon pub in 1988 by pulling the first pint assisted by owner Fred Jackson, manager Gordon Harris and his wife Ada, and Malcolm Kirby, Hartlepool United's secretary.
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