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,…

Gifted experience; Teezers Retro Golf

Themed adult golf is HOT right now. They are popping up everywhere. As you may remember I went to Ghetto Golf a few months ago in Birmingham and we agreed that Coventry really needed one too. Since then they have started popping up everywhere. Teezers, just outside the ring road opposite IKEA, has opened up…

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…

Ab Shack is open

My friends have opened a new business and I had to share!! Ab-shack is a cafe and takeaway offer tasty health food and drink! I can’t wait to pop over to Binley to check it out at Warwichshire Shopping Centre, a full blog will follow!!

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…