Ouseburn Pub Crawl

'I like to go home early, that's my thing. My idea of a pub crawl lasts from midday until 5pm' - Nick Frost Just over a year ago I was musing to the hubs that I'd never really had a good walk around our fair city home city of Newcastle upon Tyne and seen the … Continue reading Ouseburn Pub Crawl

The Split Chimp gets a makeover

'A pub can be a magical place' - Rhys Ifans A few months ago on a snowy February Saturday afternoon I dragged (well i say dragged, there was actually very little persuasion involved) my friends to the Split Chimp micro pub in Newcastle so we could could sample the £15 bottles of prosecco and perhaps … Continue reading The Split Chimp gets a makeover

Saturday at the Steamer

'I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day' - Frank Sinatra It's the first weekend in September, the mornings are getting darker and cooler. The only good thing about this time of year is that the dog over … Continue reading Saturday at the Steamer