Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Vent Your Spleen

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Vent Your Spleen

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WHO branded the Lego Men an eyesore? The same people who branded the Angel as being like an aeroplane?

The so-called Lego Men have more admirers than you give credit for.

The new landmark will blend in very well with the Lego Men, leave them alone. They do the job they were put there for. VERA, Gosforth.

REFERRING to the seals that have been spotted on the Tyne, that's nothing new. If you walk along Tynemouth pier you will spot seals there, they come there all the time and there's always seals in the Tyne. When I go fishing I see seals all the time, especially basking on Tynemouth pier. It might be new that they go further up, but ifs not really because I have seen them up at the docks as well.

I don't know what people are getting excited for, they are there all the time if people look. The same with dolphins; they are there all the time.

AN, Westerhope.

EVERYONE is entitled to their opinion, but does Nichol Wilson have to have so many?

Anyone who can say John Prescott will be a big miss and is one of the great characters in world politics is sadly deluded. Having recently condoned Charles and Camilla's affair, he fails to mention John Prescott's, which was a major embarrassment to the Labour Party. I would also love to know what major role Prescott played in Labour's election win in 1997. DW, Whitley Bay.

I TOTALLY agree with E Jones from Sunderland regarding the OAPs and the people with pushchairs who block streets and aisles at Iunchtimes in the town.

I take a weekly trip into the town using my lunch hour to go to my bank. I don't like internet banking, I prefer the personal touch. I have a limited lunchtime and invariably overrun it because I have to wait for people to shift and one thing and another. Please let us workers have our lunch hour to do what we need to do.

DH, Walkergate. …

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