A cultural family day out at Ouseburn, Newcastle

Earlier this summer I wrote about how the Fantastic for Families website is an excellent tool for finding cultural activities for families. You simply pop on the site and search via a postcode to bring up loads of upcoming arts and…

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Free fun activity the whole family can enjoy: Future Homes Exhibit Newcastle review

Lately, I’ve been fascinated by the future. We are on the cusp of a super computer breakthrough. They say that in the future, you’ll either tell a computer what to do, or be told what to do by a computer.…

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How to save money on a family day out in Newcastle with Go North East

Bar the Metro replacement service, I haven’t used the bus to travel for years. I grew up in a small town in County Durham that had no trains and have memories of getting the bus everywhere and being frustrated about…

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HWKRMRKT at By the River Brew Co Newcastle Gateshead review

For the past couple of months I’ve been following the news of the new £1.5m shipping container community By the River Brew Co opening on the Gateshead Quayside with eager anticipation. I’ve been saying for years that more should be…

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Chaophraya Newcastle review

Background Chaophraya (pronounced CHOW-PRY-A) Newcastle is a relatively new restaurant on the Newcastle dining scene having opened late 2016 as part of Newcastle’s Intu Eldon Square’s Grey’s Quarter dining area re-vamp. The contemporary Thai cuisine restaurant is part of a…

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