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A Day At The Quayside!

Well it has been quite a while since my last post! Mainly because I’ve been extremely busy at work and also because I’ve had a total writers block. 1,445 more words


Bangrak Thai

This cute little Thai restaurant is at the bottom of Side in Newcastle’s quayside area.  It used to be called Old Siam, and strangely the website hasn’t been updated.  437 more words

"Smart City" Or Just Plain Dumb

Concern, anxiety and fear overwhelmed me mildly (if such a triumvirate of mental states can be mild) as I read an article about Quayside – a new proposal to build a “smart city” in Toronto’s waterfront district. 361 more words

Snowy week

Accidents, schools closure and transport disruption were all caused last week from the extreme snowy weather (Or the storm called Emma). This story shows some of the snowy scenes.
عانت المملكة المتحدة من أجواء قاسية الاسبوع الماضي نتيجة هطول كميات هائلة من الثلوج رافقتها عاصفة من الشرق. تسبب كل ذلك في حوادث وإغلاق للمدارس وتعطل المواصلات العامة. هذا المشروع يستعرض بعض الصور الثلجية.


Remembering Evolution Festival

It’s nearly that time of year again, whether you like it or not, festival season is on its way. The North East doesn’t quite stack up to Leeds, Reading, Glastonbury or Glasgow when it comes to music festivals, but we are slowly making progress. 461 more words

North East

What I Did For My Birthday

A couple of weeks ago I celebrated my 20th birthday and thought it would be a good idea to share what I got up to! Even writing this two weeks later it feels so strange to say I’m 20… no longer a teenager… I feel so old! 262 more words

Fishing Hour...Flash Fiction

The Heron stared longingly at the water and the other side. There was barely a nibble in his line of sight, yet across the lake, the tangled webs of deceit from the greedy humans brimmed with fish. 84 more words

Short Stories