Which of these Hartlepool pubs was your favourite for a Christmas night out?
Popping out for a festive toast? Which one of these was your favourite for a seasonal drink with pals?
We have chosen 15 Hartlepool and East Durham pubs and wine bars which may have been your tops for a tipple in Christmases in the early 2000s.
How many do you remember frequenting in years gone by?
Take a look and get in touch to share your memories.