St James

St James is at the very end of the Coast line on the metro and primarily serves St James Park football ground however is also handy for Chinatown and Newcastle Business School on a wet day (although you'd have to change at Monument if you're coming in on the Airport line). Come out of the … Continue reading St James

Pavel Srnicek 10.03.1968 – 29.12.2015

'A truly beautiful soul has left this world far too early. Thank you so much for everything you did for me, Pav’ - Steve Harper I posted here a fortnight ago about how my mum and dad had gone along to a book signing and met Newcastle goalie Pavel Srnicek. Sadly, less than 10 days … Continue reading Pavel Srnicek 10.03.1968 – 29.12.2015

Pavel is a Geordie: When Pav met the Weatherstones

'Football is a fertility festival. Eleven sperm trying to get into the egg. I feel sorry for the goalkeeper' - Bjork I have a bit of a funny relationship with football. Whilst I would never declare myself a football fan, I like the fact it serves as a good excuse to go to the pub and … Continue reading Pavel is a Geordie: When Pav met the Weatherstones

Newcastle upon Tyne Walking Tour

'If you look at Newcastle or Gateshead, even over twenty years, even with the previous administration, it has moved quite remarkably in transforming itself' - John Prescott They say the best ideas are born out of necessity so when my husband and I wanted to do a walking tour of Newcastle upon Tyne but couldn't … Continue reading Newcastle upon Tyne Walking Tour