Top 10 female-led small businesses

One of the benefits of lockdown is that it has caused so many women to start up small businesses selling everything from stickers to candles. I love supporting small businesses as it feels much more personal and often the products are better made. For Galentine’s Day this year, I wanted to share some of the…

Why aye me? Why aye not?: Review of Liam Gallagher @ Utilita Arena

Being born in 1999 I was slightly late for the battle of Britpop that stormed the 90s. I never grew up listening to Oasis. Of course, I knew the lyrics to “Don’t Look Back In Anger” and “Wonderwall”, but I had no idea who the Gallagher’s were until my late teens when I watched the documentary Oasis:…

My trip to Burghley Film Festival

Over the weekend I spent my Saturday night tucked up in a blanket and clinging to an umbrella whilst singing along with Hugh Jackman in the rain. This is all thanks to the outdoor film festival hosted at Burghley House. I have visited Burghley House since I was a toddler. This grand Elizabethan house is…

The best coffee shops in Newcastle

First things first, I absolutely adore coffee. My love for an early morning latte has caused me to spend many an hour tapping away on my laptop, powering through multiple books for my course and drinking A LOT of coffee in many of Newcastle's coffeehouses. I am one of those university students who runs away…