Sponsored; Zero Store

Last year, Birmingham saw its first Zero waste supermarket, The Clean Kilo open in the Custard Factory in Digbeth. It has been successful, but for me it was just to far to regularly travel to. So when I heard that others had had the frustration, and set up a mobile version in Coventry and Warwickshire,…

Sponsored; Go Ape Coventry

This Easter, Go Ape at Coombe Abbey country Park is opening. I was lucky to be invited along for a preview of the course on Friday with other press and bloggers from in and around Coventry. Coombe Abbey is a beautiful country park on the outskirts of Coventry, which is a wonderful place to go…

Gifted experience; The Botanist Coventry

The Botanist Is the hottest new venue this Christmas, in Coventry. It is the last in the Cathedral Lanes development on Broadgate. It is part of a chain of venues across the country which embrace fresh ingredients, interesting mixology and wonderful spaces. Using the centre of the old shopping centre, they have made wonderful use…

Gifted; Etch and Pin, Coventry pin badge.

Okay, I admit it, I am totally obsessed with pin badges, and I also love where I live, so when I found out that there was a Pin badge maker in Coventry, championing the city, you can imagine I was rather excited! Every month, Etch & Pin release a new pin badge, based on something…

Gifted experience;Peter Pan at The Albany Theatre, Coventry

Hurrah! It’s panto season! One of the best parts of the festive season! Photos by Dave Fawbert The Albany theatre in Coventry is in Panto Season at last!! The Ceridwen Theatre company, are run as a not for profit company, andthis is their third show at the Albany theatre . They have been creating new,…

Halloween at Kenilworth Castle

Fright Night I went to Kenilworth castle during the heatwave at the beginning of the summer. I went with a friend and her little boy, and enjoyed roaming the ruins and eating delicious food in the cafe. English Heritage have done a wonderful job at bringing a quality experience to this Castle. When I heard…

Halloween at Warwick Castle

The Haunted Castle Yesterday I went to Warwick castle for the first time. I am a big fan of Halloween, and history, so thought it was a great place to combine the two! Warwick Castle is a place with over 1100 years of history. it is a place of theatre, wonder and jaw dropping history….

Warwick Castle

The Haunted Castle Warwick Castle launches their annual Haunted castle event this Halloween, and it is running from 20th October through to the 4th November. Book here There are multiple shows and events happening around the castle both for families and for the more mature Halloween lovers. (Some events incur an additional charge.)Included in the…

Alternate date venues: Ghetto Golf

As a recently single woman, I have been looking for new and interesting date venues in and around Coventry. And with Birmingham so close, I am included to include some of the fabulous places hidden in and around England’s second city. When I first moved to Coventry, I was working at Moor Street Station as…