Otterburn lodges, The Snug, review – pet friendly lodge with a hot tub

We have just got back from a wonderful 37 hour stay in Northumberland at the Otterburn lodges on the Otterburn Hall Estate. In this post, I’m going to tell you all about what we thought of the lodge we stayed…

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Lilliardsedge Holiday Park campsite review – Jedburgh, Scottish Borders

We’ve just got back from a weekend of family camping at Lilliardsedge Holiday Park in Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders. Today’s blog post is all about what we thought of the campsite, what we did in the nearby area during…

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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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