Veganuary and Wagamama

The whole meal, and the £20 voucher have been gifted by Wagamama Coventry. My opinions remain my own. I have been moving away from meat in recent months, and although I don’t think going to be a vegan any time soon, but I have been taking advantage of the Vegauary offerings around Coventry. I have…

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,…

Gifted experience: Palms Bar, Coventry

I have lived in Coventry for 8 years, and it still constantly surprises me. And to be honest it surprises me how I rarely go out of my comfort zone. I love independent businesses, but I somehow feel more comfy in the big standard chains. I find them comforting in their mundane regularity. But when…

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,…

The Coventry Caffeine hit

FarGo Village has become the “go to” area of Coventry for independent business and creatives over the past few years. Most weekends there is an event, a market or something interesting going on. The creative quarter is set inside repurposed industrial buildings close to Gosford Green on the East of the City centre. FarGo Village…

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…

Bear nessesaties!

“Beginning with a series of creation myths Easton maps the course of a folk tale from its inception in history, with its many branches, to the tale’s role in contemporary life. Fevral – A Folklore is an exhibition showing works in oil, fabric, stitch, pen and yarn.” -www.theherbert.org I was taken to Fevral with no…