Blog and vlog – Day out at Washington Wetlands’ Lego animal trail, North East England

Last weekend we took a family trip to the fantastic Washington Wetlands to see their Lego brick animal trail event (running to 17th April) and we had a great time.     I hadn’t been to Washington Wetlands since I was at…

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Blog and vlog: Stepping into the past at Beamish Open Air Museum

We are so fortunate here in the North East of England to have the fantastic resource that is Beamish on our doorsteps! Beamish is a world famous open air museum, telling the story of life in the North East of…

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5 things to do around Newcastle this Easter 

Locals! So it’s Good Friday hurrah – still looking for things to do? Here are 5 things you can do around Newcastle this Easter that we have blogged or vlogged about recently: Michelin starred food at Kenny Atkinson’s Newcastle Quayside…

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Mineral House Spa Review – Crowne Plaza Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne

I’m feeling very relaxed as I write this review having just got back from the Mineral House Spa at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Newcastle. I was very fortunate to be invited along to a bloggers event at the spa.…

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Restaurant Review – the White Lead, Hebburn 

  We decided last minute that we needed to get out of the house this Sunday so we called up the White Lead in Hebburn to see if they had any tables. They had one left if we could make…

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