A normal weekend in the North East using an electric car – what’s it really like?

Those of you who have read my reusable menstrual care blog post will know that where we can, we try to do our bit for the environment. We are in a huge climate emergency and (whilst 100 companies have been the source of…

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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: A day out at Whitley Bay with Stagecoach’s the Seasider open top bus service

The Seasider is a new open-top bus service from Stagecoach. Stagecoach asked us to go along and try the service out so that I could tell you all about it. The service will be operating on weekends and bank holidays…

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AD: Celebrating the Geordie accent with LNER’s Track Record

Do I have a Geordie accent? I have an accent. Those not from the North East would recognise my accent as Geordie. Those from close to Newcastle would recognise my accent as from near Durham or maybe even ‘Mackem’. Those…

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Preston Park Behind the Seams Exhibition review

Two things I love in life are history (History graduate, thanks very much) and TV/film. Ergo, I especially love historical TV and film. So Preston Park’s new ‘Behind the Seams’ exhibition is RIGHT up my street. From 22 December 2018…

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