• Lotta bottle

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    Lotta bottle

    Our wanderings along Hadrian’s Wall have brought us up close with this impressive addition at ...
  • Star turn

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    Star turn

    The Lord Crewe Arms, Blanchland is making the most of the dark skies in its ...
  • Fab five

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    Fab five

    The popular Naked Deli has expanded into its fifth deli on Grey Street in Newcastle. ...
  • In the mix

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    In the mix

    A new restaurant and cocktail house, The Muddler, has opened its doors on Grey Street, ...
  • Sausages!

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    Sausages!

    It’s all happening in the veggie/vegan world here in the North East, where Quorn has ...

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Apple pie order

Apple pie order

Nice work on the part of the good folk of The Feathers Inn, Hedley on the Hill, Northumberland, and Wylam Community Orchard. They partnered up to work with Ovingham Middle School for its second Ovingham Apple Bake Off competition for pupils. It ...

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Cast a spell

Cast a spell

Do your bit for the brilliant Magic Hat pop-up café and market in Newcastle and back its crowdfunding campaign for a permanent home. Its volunteers collect surplus food from shops, supermarkets, farms etc and transform it into gorgeous meals for ...

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Cool kimchi

Cool kimchi

One of the biggest food trends of the last few months is spreading to the North East with the arrival of Korean café Kimchi Planet in Newcastle. Kimchi, a traditional Korean dish of salted and fermented vegetables, has become popular ...

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Top tech

Top tech

Claire and Mo at Carruthers and Kent enoteca in Gosforth, Newcastle are now the proud owners of an enomatic wine dispenser – that’s a posh self-service machine to you and me – to serve up their beautifully curated wines. Renowned ...

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Lights, camera…

Lights, camera…

Tyneside Bar Café at the gorgeous Tyneside Cinema in Newcastle has re-opened with a new menu following a revamp. This buzzing bar café and bistro is a fantastic stop off for a city centre brunch, lunch or dinner, serving up ...

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Young chef of the year

Young chef of the year

Keanan Pattison, junior sous chef at Rockliffe Hall’s Clubhouse restaurant, has been crowned North East Young Chef of the Year for 2018. The 21-year-old was one of seven finalists to compete for the title at the Lancastrian Suite, Gateshead. Organised ...

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Czech cheer

Czech cheer

One of the Czech Republic’s most famous exports is heading to the North East with the reopening of the Union Rooms in Newcastle. Staropramen tank beer will be available at the bar, following a multi-million pound facelift to include a ...

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New recruit

New recruit

Former North East Young Chef of the Year Alex Walker has joined the skilled kitchen team at The Patricia, the Michelin Guide bistro in Jesmond, Newcastle run by former River Café boy Nick Grieves. Winner of the title in 2016, ...

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It’s a wrap

It’s a wrap

We love a big fat burrito, and news that the excellent Zapatista Burrito Bar is branching out into Durham means the love gets to spread further. Legend of Newcastle’s street food scene with sites on Ridley Place and Grainger Street ...

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