The North of the Tyne Festival has been hailed as a resounding successs.
Now in its 15th year, the event over the weekend attracted thousands of people to Tynemouth.
It featured street performers, entertainment and music, including sell-out performances by Jack Savoretti, Rick Astley, The Proclaimers, and hometown favourite Sam Fender.
North Tyneside Elected Mayor, Norma Redfearn said the event had "exceeded expectations".
She said:“More than 100,000 people attended the festival, which brings an estimated £1m boost for our local economy.
“I’ve really enjoyed going out and about to meet and talk to some of them and it was great to see how much people were clearly enjoying themselves."