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5 things we learnt from the January transfer window

The January transfer window has come and gone. Now there has been time to reflect on things, here’s a list of lessons we have learnt. 580 more words


SONG OF THE DAY Keiandra - Icing Sugar

At the tender age of just 18 emerging Newcastle singer-songwriter Keiandra has just announced the forthcoming release of her second single ‘Icing Sugar.’  Offering a promising helping of atmospheric dream pop, her sound envelops like a haunting mist and her voice guides like a siren, echoing amidst a desolate soundscape.   121 more words


Kovie Kixx - Amy Rose Cosplay

I’ve always loved cosplay (and equally enjoy photographing and cosplaying myself) so getting the chance to shoot a great cosplayer in an outdoor shoot was really enjoyable. 148 more words


Hacking the City: A New Model for Urban Renewal

How do you turn a place around without money or resources, and by empowering residents rather than displacing them? “What we’ve done is change the software of the city,” Westbury told me. 116 more words

Urban Issues

Bottle of beer in 10 seconds.

This is Mr. ‘Toby’  Sanderson, 15 stone, 12 pound (Just over 100kg), Newcastle bowler, now in Brisbane — with ‘Toby’ his personal beer glass.

The nine inch high (22cm) glass holds 26 ounces (738.7396ml), and makes the drinking of a bottle of beer a mere matter of 10 seconds for Mr.  100 more words

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