December 10, 2019

A visit to see the pantomime at the People’s Theatre signals the start of my festive celebrations, and I am not alone. Over the past year's The People's Theatre productions have built a reputation for being one of the best shows in the region. Last years production of...

November 15, 2019

Local artist Paul Stangroom is to appear on BBC’s Countryfile on 1st December.

They recently filmed Paul near Stagshaw, Corbridge, and in his Prudhoe gallery.

They producers are currently putting the show together and Paul will be featured on the show which is about...

October 8, 2019

Sunderland Empire

Monday 7th to Saturday 12th October 2019

Leapin' lizards! The musical Annie was sensational at the Sunderland Empire last night. Based on the original 1920s comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, this show is h...

September 5, 2019

My first impressions of the Intensive Spiruline Cream and Serum was excellent. Both products arrived, beautifully packaged and in eco-friendly, glass containers. Which, for me, is an essential component when choosing any skincare product.

For best results, it is recomme...

July 19, 2019

I recently had the opportunity to trial a range of amazing products from Bioderma. This wonderful range of skin products is specially formulated and designed to help you achieve perfect skin all year round. After a week of trialling the products, I found my skin to be...

July 17, 2019

Our amazing competition is back!

All you have to do is answer the question and send us your answer, name and postal address before 31st August.


June 6, 2019

If you are looking for a place for a special celebration meal then As You Like It in Jesmond comes highly recommended. For my daughter's 18th birthday we decided it was the perfect place mark this special occasion. The venus is vibrant and has a quirkiness that we all...

December 7, 2018

Adapted for the stage by Neil Bartlett Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is the perfect antidote to the usual fuzz of Christmas. 

Dickens classic tale of ghosts, greed and goodwill still has relevance in our modern world. 

The Northern Stage production of A Christmas Ca...