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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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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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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5th birthday party review, Role Play, Hebburn

On Christmas Eve-Eve Arlo turned 5. Half a decade felt like quite the milestone so we had to celebrate with a proper birthday party. If you read my glowing review of Role Play in Hebburn, you might remember that when we…

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