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A Sunny Day in Sunderland with Tyne & Wear Metro

*Sponsored Me and The Metro Back in my student days at Sunderland Uni I was a regular on the Tyne & Wear Metro. Those bright yellow carriages would transport me to lectures, parties and days out, then after I graduated and got...

A Guide to Newcastle’s Best Record Shops

I’ve always thought there’s something special about listening to music on a traditional record player, the crackle as the needle hits the vinyl, the beautiful artwork that adorns the sleeves, the physical interaction with the artist’s work is something...

Shop till You Drop in North Tyneside

*Collaborative Post with ‘We Are North Tyneside’ I love a bit of retail therapy and although I know I can rely on my old favourites in Newcastle city centre and intu Metrocentre in Gateshead, it’s nice to unearth new and...

The Perfect Girl’s Day Out at intu Metrocentre

tips for visiting metrocentre near newcastle

An afternoon of gossip, cocktails and retail therapy with the girls… I doubt there’s a greater way to spend a Saturday afternoon; Especially when the chance to indulge in this much loved pastime is such a rarity! So when three of...

This Weekend: intu Metrocentre’s Winter Wonderland

I’ve just got back from holiday and it seems that the festive season has well and truly arrived in Geordieland, EXCITED, MUCH? I’m currently working on a full list of Christmassy events and local traditions that are not to...

I Shall Go To The Ball (with a little help from Amazon Prime Now!)

Last week, the lovely people at Luxe Magazine invited James and I to be guests at the Spiderman Ball, a prestigious fundraising event at the Hilton NewcastleGateshead in honour of testicular cancer survivor and former Newcastle United player Jonas Gutierrez....