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Festive Afternoon Tea at Jesmond Dene House (Plus your chance to win!)

*Gifted My tree is finally up, most of the gifts have been bought and wrapped and I have even survived my work Christmas party (just)! So a visit to Jesmond Dene House for festive afternoon tea last weekend was...

Blackfriars – Newcastle’s Oldest Restaurant is Better than Ever!

I’m sure there’s a saying about the old ones being the best, whoever said it might not have been referring to restaurants but it seems to apply to Blackfriars. This unique eatery is set within a 13th century Dominican friary...

Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017!

Well hello there, I hope your new year has got off to a great start. You may have noticed I’ve been a little quiet recently, that’s because I’ve had a couple of weeks off from the world of blogging to...

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...

11 Cool Events in the North East this August Bank Holiday Weekend

I get excited whenever my weekend is extended by a day thanks to a bank holiday, but even more so in August as the possibility of sunshine and summer events make me super giddy! The next bank holiday weekend...