The Scream Factory is back, bigger and better than ever. Now in its sixth year, Scream Factory, which is based behind Kirkleatham Museum in Redcar, is the North East’s largest scare event with people travelling from all over the region, and further afield, to immerse themselves in the terrifying world where nightmares truly come to life. I managed to survive…

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Calling all food lovers, there’s a brand new food festival coming to the North East and it’s set to take your tastebuds on a trip around the world. The inaugural Flavours and Beats, which will be held at Jarrow Hall, Church Bank, Jarrow, on Friday, November 24 and Saturday, November 25, is a new style of event that will bring…

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When it comes to shopping I’ve always struggled with finding high-quality pieces that are affordable. I always try to invest in clothes that are going to last a few seasons, if not longer, but my problem is everything I like seems to come with a huge price tag. Seriously, you could put two plain, white shirts in front of me…

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When it comes to beauty there’s always something new to learn; new brands, new products, new tips and tricks, it’s one of the reasons I’m an avid beauty lover and follower. So, when a new opportunity arose to visit the Beauty Retreat in John Lewis Newcastle, you can bet I wasn’t going to turn it down. The evening exceed my…

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One thing I have always feared is getting wrinkles. Now, I know that one day I will eventually have them and there’s nothing I can do about that, but I can do my best to try and prevent them. Lately I’ve been playing close attention to the crow’s feet, or laughter lines – whatever you want to call them – around…

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