Moon Landing 50th anniversary: Re-live that giant leap for mankind when the space race led to Apollo 11 touchdown

It was the day which changed the world forever.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 19 July, 2019, 16:45

The day when Neil Armstrong walked on the moon and said: ‘that's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind’.

Here’s our video of the space race, that famous day on July 20, 1969, and how technology has made massive strides since the Eagle landed.

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How the Hartlepool Mail reported the news of men on the moon.

And why not take a look at our photo spread of what was happening in Hartlepool on the day of the Moon landing. You’ll find it online tomorrow.