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Books That Made Me – Inspired by Lucy Mangan’s Bookworm

BY HANNAH MORPETH Reading Bookworm - A Memoir of Childhood Reading by Lucy Mangan has brought back so many memories of my own childhood reading. It has inspired me to write this blog post of the books that made me in my childhood. I would thoroughly recommend picking up a copy of Bookworm and will… Continue reading Books That Made Me – Inspired by Lucy Mangan’s Bookworm

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Autumn Arts North East

We are in total post-Fringe blues and moping about the colder weather setting in however with the darker nights comes loads of great arts things happening in the North East. We’ve put together our not-so-short, shortlist of things to go to and see in the North East. Live Theatre Live Theatre introduced us to the… Continue reading Autumn Arts North East

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The Power of Theatre

BY HANNAH MORPETH I have lost count of the number of theatre productions I’ve seen over the last few years, huge productions on a UK tour in a big fancy theatre and small intimate shows on make-shift stages, neither being any better than the other. My love for theatre however was born out of those… Continue reading The Power of Theatre

Reviews

REVIEW: Eat Me

BY BETH ALLISON Suzanna Walters’ Eat Me is, ‘too amazing’, it took me an hour to say this because the play had stunned me into silence. It stunned me because, after thirteen years of chronic anorexia nervosa and three ongoing years of recovering, this play is unrivalled in its raw honesty and searing accuracy in… Continue reading REVIEW: Eat Me

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REVIEW: Living with a Dark Lord

As some of you probably already know we interviewed Cait O'Sullivan about her new play Living with a Dark Lord a few weeks ago so obviously when the opportunity came around to see the play we had to take it and are so glad we did. Living with a Dark Lord gives what can only… Continue reading REVIEW: Living with a Dark Lord

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Top Five Positive Instagram Accounts

Unpopular opinion: I really like Instagram and 90% of the time it doesn't make me feel bad about myself. I do however appreciate that lots of people do not share the same opinion as me. Instagram has a particularly bad reputation for showing us a heavily filtered version of life that promotes unhelpful ideals however… Continue reading Top Five Positive Instagram Accounts

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10 Things to Know

10 Things to Know is honestly one of the nicest initiatives I have came across recently. Created by health professionals, 10 Things to Know sets out to support, encourage and inspire fellow colleagues and I was delighted to have been able to contribute to this. Working as any type of health professional is often impossibly… Continue reading 10 Things to Know