A campaign has been launched to restore the outdoor pool in Tynemouth back to its former glory.
The Friends of Tynemouth Outdoor Pool has been set up by campaigners hoping to save the derelict lido. Almost 10,000 people are now involved in a Facebook campaign to bring the pool back.
The campaigners are hoping to submit plans in January.
The Lido opened in May 1925 and quickly became one of the most popular venues on the North East coast.
More top news
42-year-old Barry Solomon was found dead at an address in Kemble Square on Saturday night.
The Red Arrows have taken to the skies across the county today as one of the final training exercises in the UK before they head to Greece
Defender Matthew Bates is in charge for the final two games for Hartlepool to try and halt their slide out of the Football League