Why summer 2021 is the perfect time to visit Newcastle

(Ad) It’s the year of staycations and local tourism has never been more important or vibrant. This summer has already seen lots of gorgeous weather and the North East is one of the best places in the UK… Read More

What I’ve been up to

So, I don’t need to tell you that the last year and a bit has been crazy. Covid changed so many things. The world’s been turned upside down and, er, I managed to binge watch all of Gossip… Read More

Ho Ho Ho! Merry Toonmas!

Our Newcastle Venue’s artwork has had a festive makeover to bring some holly jolly to Newcastle. Our local venues may still be having a brief interval, but we’re looking forward to getting merry and visiting them all again… Read More

Review: Horticulture

It’s just been announced that Pilgrim Street in Newcastle is about to have a facelift, which will include modernisation of the street and the introduction of new housing, offices and businesses. But there’s one business that has already… Read More

Review: Zucchini Pasta Bar

In the heart of Newcastle is the iconic Swan House roundabout. A well known structure in the cities landscape. But what’s on that roundabout has changed numerous times since it was built in 1967. If you’ve been there… Read More

24 Shops That Ruled Newcastle In The 90s & 00s

Newcastle has a been a well known shopping destination for years now, and we’re lucky to have a wide collection of stores to choose from. Although today we have an incredible selection of independent shops mixed in with… Read More

My Weekend Map of Newcastle After Lockdown

Although we are still in a state of lockdown and daydreaming about pints with our mates in the hopefully not too distant future, we’re beginning to see a very faint light at the end of the tunnel. While… Read More

My Gift To Newcastle’s Live Venues

Without wanting to dwell on negatives too much, the last two months have been a strange, difficult and worrying time, not least for the arts and culture sector.  In Newcastle, it’s been both great and hard to see… Read More

10 Reasons Why Beyoncé Should Bring Her Next Tour To Newcastle

It’s a strange time in the events industry at the moment, with shows not going ahead for the foreseeable future for obvious reasons. Venues are closed and concerts, gigs and productions have had to cancel and postpone performances… Read More