ChesterFest 2019

[I haven't been asked or paid to promote this event. It's happening in my hometown and I want to champion all the local businesses taking part!] ChesterFest is being held this weekend (Saturday 22nd - Sunday 23rd June) in celebration of the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup coming to Chester-le-Street. The festival aims to showcase … Continue reading ChesterFest 2019

Rockliffe Hall’s Artisan Food Fair

  From Saturday 2nd – Sunday 3rd February, Rockliffe Hall, a five-star luxury golf and spa hotel on the edge of the County Durham and North Yorkshire border, is hosting its first Artisan Food Fair to launch its week-long Festival of Food. Taking place from 10am to 4pm each day, the Artisan Food Fair, sponsored by Goodfellows … Continue reading Rockliffe Hall’s Artisan Food Fair

The Living Room

I can't believe that I've lived in Newcastle for so long and have never eaten at The Living Room. Needless to say, I loved it. We decided to go with another couple and take advantage of their Newcastle Restaurant Week offer a few weeks ago. It was a sunny Saturday afternoon, not like today with … Continue reading The Living Room

Outcook Cookery School

Outcook Cookery School in Alnwick, Northumberland is an exciting new school that gives classes on cooking/baking in the kitchen with original twists. With hands-on, interactive classes, you're bound to have fun and come away with some new found skills to impressive everyone with too. Each class promotes having fun and using local produce and, hopefully, … Continue reading Outcook Cookery School