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Book Recommendation: The Sparrow

I have not had a book hangover in a few years, but The Sparrow gave me a really hard, really good on. I spent days avoiding reading or watching anything fiction. 456 more words

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Bundobust, Leeds

Well, with Great Yorkshire Bottled Beer all packaged up and sent to the publishers, I ventured out of my cave this week – and with a brand-spanking new bar to visit, too: 771 more words


Warning: this is another gushing post about my love of Leeds’ collaborative spirit. I know, I know. It’s a topic that features regularly in my Leeds-based posts, but that’s because it’s so bloody fantastic. 1,097 more words


Bundobust - when two friends get together. The Monica and Chandler of Leeds!

Do you know the feeling when two of your favourite friends get together as a couple and suddenly everything makes sense in the world? May I introduce you to my favourite new couple… 571 more words


The Sparrow, Mary Doria Russell

The Sparrow, Mary Doria Russell (1996)
Review by Shannon Turlington

It’s hard to describe the exhilarating sense of emotion I felt while reading this book. I don’t consider myself a religious person, and this book is unquestionably about religion and our relationship with God. 649 more words

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Bundobust is OPEN! I know, it officially opened on the 11th July, but I’ve waited to say it for so long, so I’m gonna. It finally happened, with hoards of Leeds folk waiting for this moment for ages, from the looks of it on social media they were RAVENOUS! 1,154 more words


Bundobust, Leeds

Some time ago, when the two institutions got together for a beer and food match thing, we spent a merry evening getting slowly sozzled at The Sparrow and simultaneously filling our faces with some bits and pieces from Prashad, (Gordon Ramsay’s favourite restaurant, etc etc). 504 more words

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