By Sean Sheehan Markéta Luskačová went to the seaside, on the north-east coast of England, in 1976 and ‘77 to visit a friend. Returning the following year as part of a group project to photograph the north-east, she knew the seaside would be her chosen subject area. Now, forty years later, some of her pictures – they are photographic gems – have been published by RRB Photobooks Most were taken at Whitley Bay, a popular destination for working-class families on Tyneside. Money was not plentiful, foreign holidays were unaffordable, but Whitley Bay provided the space for children to play and...
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