The Lambton Estate near Chester le Street, has been closed to the public since the safari park in the grounds shut its doors in 1980. Changes are now afoot and almost 10 miles of new pathways have been opened up as part of a major redevelopment of the estate.Read more
North Shields Fish Quay dates back to the 13th Century. Today it is a lively spot with a working fishing port mixed with a number of chic eateries.Read more
Going back to the Bay – six more fun things to do at the North East coast! What else can you see and where can you eat at the wonderful Whitley Bay.
I love a lighthouse and the North East coast has some beauties.
As picturesque as any you might find in the world, is the gorgeous St. Mary’s Island in Whitley Bay.
Post Corona virus we will all be wondering what to do with our unlocked selves. Our local businesses will have suffered and need our support to kick start us into summer! Don’t forget sometimes the very best places are right on your doorstep!Read more
Lockdown now feels like an interminable long haul flight. You’ve watched all the movies. All snacks have been consumed. You have quaffed as many bottles of wine as you can get away with without looking like a total alcoholic.Read more
Virus art is appearing in cities everywhere. This global pandemic has provoked reactions across the world from every quarter and the art world is reacting too..Read more
Is our mental health suffering during this crisis? The Prime Minister, distracted by divorcing his wife and getting his girlfriend pregnant missed five crucial COBR meetings. That’s depressing.Read more
The coronavirus outbreak is hitting hard. Most people know someone who has had it. Increasing numbers of us know of someone who has succumbed to it.Read more
Lockdown is the new normal. We are increasingly living under house arrest. If we were late in taking precautions,against the virus,we are paying for it now.Read more
The viral load. The Prime Minister is in intensive care. Bus drivers are dying of coronavirus. Nurses ring in to radio shows sobbing with exhaustion..Read more