St Georges Day is upon us, and so, its time to celebrate our patron saint of England. Leicester will be hosting its annual family-friendly fun festival on Orton Square in the Cultural Quarter. Saturday promises to be an action-packed array of entertaining activities including a dragon hunt, parades, fancy dress, to name but a few. [Read more…]


This brand new £38 anti-wrinkle serum has sold out before it’s even hit the shelves! It’s said to make you look five years younger in just 12 weeks and with the everlasting obsession with looking younger for longer it’s been a hit with customers. A waiting list has been gathered with almost 16,000 people wanting [Read more…]


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Now, if you’ve read some of our content you’ll know we’re a big fan of gin and the popularity of it in the UK. We’ve listed gin distilleries, the latest gin bars and even gin easter eggs! But, Marks & Spencer are proving you can never have enough gin related things in your life. Summer is [Read more…]


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Compers Choose Snizl
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It’s a refreshing change to find a competitions website that’s not funded by web ads or data capture. Snizl is a platform that promotes local, small businesses and uses competitions as a tool to let business owners engage with an audience of potential customers.     Most competition websites tend to bring together competitions from [Read more…]


In Leicester, there’s plenty of history in Indian cuisine. And with curry houses, restaurants and takeaways dotted all over the city, it’s hard to ignore the fact that it’s a community built on spices and flavour. Pukaar News, based in Leicester, will present the 2018 Leicester Curry Awards on 22nd April at Athena in the city [Read more…]


Nottingham Poetry Festival 2018
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Since 2016 the Nottingham Poetry Festival has been a massive success and now in its third year, the line-up for this year’s festival looks fantastic. The wonderful festival starts on the 20th of April and will last 10 days with a preview happening on the 5th of April. A whole host of writers and poets will be [Read more…]


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Afternoon Tea. We’ve been doing it as a nation since the 1800’s, but this new tea room in Hucknall is reversing the modern standard of tea rooms nowadays and lets you enjoy homemade cakes, scones and sandwiches served with loose leaf tea and coffee in a museum-like environment. As soon as you walk through the [Read more…]


Dessert parlours have been popping up in many cities over the past couple of years, but David Stevenson, a BBC One Apprentice contender who reached week eight in 2015, is pulling out all the stops when it comes to his new dessert store, Alaskan Ice on Watnall Road, Hucknall. Serving 10 gelatos, 23 different flavours [Read more…]