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New Vic Theatre, Newcastle under Lyme, Friday 14th October, 2016


Alan Ayckbourn’s new piece (his 80th!) is something of a departure while remaining very Ayckbourn in flavour.  386 more words

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Dramatic Devices


New Vic Theatre, Newcastle under Lyme, Tuesday 11th October, 2016


Almost thirty years old, Alan Ayckbourn’s vision of a dystopian near-future is still bang on the money.  417 more words

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Newcastle Under Lyme C3A Ukulele group

After some time have finally got around to forming a new ukulele group at the College of the Third Age in Newcastle Under Lyme.

Yesterday was our first meeting and 7 players joined me – most of them new to the uke and also new to playing any form of musical instrument. 32 more words

Parton is such sweet sorrow


New Vic Theatre, Newcastle under Lyme, Thursday 29th September, 2016


One advantage the New Vic has when it comes to naturalistic works is the intimacy afforded by the in-the-round setting.  510 more words

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Skinny Lister: The Devil, The Heart, The Fight

Londoners Skinny Lister beat the listener into smiling submission; it’s impossible not to find something to like or a toe to tap on this raucous and lively album. 153 more words


Review: RAWR juice & superfood bar

I first clapped eyes on RAWR a couple of months ago on Twitter, when I stumbled across their Kickstarter project for a second store in Hanley. 368 more words


Busy Bee Cake House, Newcastle-under-Lyme

A local blogger let me know about this great new place which has recently opened in Newcastle-under-Lyme and has gluten free cakes!

Busy Bee Cake House… 447 more words

Eating Out