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Planning a Newcastle Theatre Break

Newcastle might not be the first English destination that springs to mind when you’re thinking of planning a theatre break but our compact city has a lot to offer and there’s not a night goes by that you can’t...

It Wouldn’t Be a Geordie Christmas Without…

This year will be my 14th Christmas with my other half James who is a born and bred Geordie. During the festive season we try and divide our time between Rochdale (where I’m originally from) and Newcastle so we...

Festive Events in the North East You Need To Book Now (Before It’s Too Late!)

Is it just me or does the festive season seem to have descended upon us even sooner than usual this year? I bought a Christmas gift for someone the other week and realised later that if they wanted to...

16 Things To Experience in NewcastleGateshead in 2016

Hello and Happy New Year! In previous Januarys I’ve posted a list of things to do in and around Newcastle throughout the year and as well as providing me with a personal check list (most of which I manage to tick...

Walking in a Winter Geordieland

Winter has well and truly arrived in Geordieland but despite the blustery weather and hectic work schedule you won’t find me complaining, there is so much to look forward to as we count down to Christmas in Newcastle! This...