Loft living—Bombay calling: Culture, work and everyday life on post-industrial Tyneside A joint Polemic

@inproceedings{Byrne2004LoftLC,
  title={Loft living—Bombay calling: Culture, work and everyday life on post-industrial Tyneside A joint Polemic},
  author={David Byrne and Chris Wharton},
  year={2004}
}
The Observer of 7 December 2003 carried two stories that had resonance for Tynesiders. One--illustrated with a photo of three attractive but, for nightlife Newcastle, surprisingly fully-dressed young women, with only decolletage on show--asserted that Newcastle's loft-dwellers, residents of a place transformed from coal city to cultural capital, lived in the new cool capital, a boom city with a glittering night-life and affordable luxury living. The other described how UK-based global capital… CONTINUE READING