14 happy memories of seeing Santa in Hartlepool and East Durham
Santa Claus is in town and that means a chance to visit a grotto – just as these children did in retro scenes through the years.
Were you pictured meeting Father Christmas in Hartlepool or East Durham?
We have got great photos from the Hartlepool Mail archives and each shows lovely scenes of the moment you met Santa.
Take a look and re-live some truly festive scenes.