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Shock - as female newsreader paired with a man of an appropriate age

Seismic waves have hit the world of media, as a twenty-something female broadcaster was accidently sat next to someone who could plausibly have been described as her boyfriend, rather than her grandfather.  211 more words

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Hotel review: The Coniston Hotel and Spa, Skipton

For years I’ve planned to recreate my version of The Trip, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon’s mix of sitcom, travelogue and food porn.

The idea is simple: me and Ian, one of my oldest friends, in a Land Rover; fine dining in the north of England, and talking a lot of nonsense; something we hadn’t done enough of in recent years, living on either side of the Pennines. 1,335 more words

Restaurant review The Cockpit Cafe, Beverley

Restaurant review

The Cockpit Cafe, Beverley

In a world where generic chains offer overpriced coffee and food, I’ll always gravitate to a themed cafe if done well. 587 more words

Restaurant review - Oxo’s on the Mount, The Mount Royale Hotel & Spa, York

Restaurant review – Oxo’s on the Mount, The Mount Royale Hotel & Spa, York

By Roger Crow

Joanne Froggatt towers over The Mount Royale Hotel & Spa, like another remake of Attack of the 50-Foot Woman. 859 more words

Restaurant review - The Ivy, York

Restaurant review – The Ivy, York

Whenever I’m passing The Ivy in London, I get a photo outside to remind me of my first visit back in the day. 847 more words

Theatre review - Jack and the Beanstalk

Theatre review

Jack and the Beanstalk

York Theatre Royal

Rather aptly for a panto set in York, Berwick Kaler’s latest production is a shambles.

Don’t get me wrong. 792 more words

Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Spoiler Free Review

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Directed by Rian Johnson

Starring Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver

Certificate 12A

There was a time the average gap between Star Wars movies was three years. 601 more words