Y Not festival family review 2019

I can’t believe Y Not Festival was 2 weeks ago already. We had a great time on our first visit to the festival despite pretty extreme weather conditions (both sun and rain!). Here is our Y Not festival family review…

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AD: A mini-break at the Northumberland Coast to visit Bamburgh Castle – where to stay and visit

Last week a good friend of mine (we met up a tree aged 10, those were the days) got married at Newton Hall in Northumberland. Congrats Jess and Gaz! As it’s about an hour from where we live we decided…

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AD: Top tips for Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic this Autumn

It’s that time again – tickets are now on sale for this year’s Disney on Ice. This will now be our 4th year in a row of going along to watch the show at what is now called, Utilita Arena…

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AD: Free event – Alternative Futures Exhibition in Gateshead

2019 is exhausting isn’t it? I’ve lost count of the amount of family members I’ve had political arguments with over the past year. It all feels a little bit bleak and hopeless. I’ve wondered many times – how will we…

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AD: Why Tyneside Cinema is a great option for families

Guilty confession time, up until last weekend, I had never watched a film at Tyneside Cinema. I’d been there for meetings, I’ve eaten in the cafe several times but I hadn’t actually watched a film. I think, like many people,…

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