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a yellow antidote to the grey

Well it’s been bleak of late hasn’t it? As I stand shivering every morning in positively BALTIC conditions at Harringay station, ready to press myself onto the 8.04 to Moorgate, folding my limbs beneath a stranger’s armpit like a disgruntled contortionist, it’s difficult to feel full of the joys of Spring. Rather than the beautiful yellow of bobbing daffodils, the colour of this particular Spring seems to be grey. And white, when that pissing snow keeps falling. Who  ...

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Culture, Feel-Good, London, Uncategorized

Ronnie’s and Romance

An evening at Ronnie Scott’s is an evening quite unlike any other. When you walk in, it’s dark, lit by soft red table lamps and it feels like you’ve stepped inside a hive of tipsy, romantic bees. Waiters dart around the place delivering cocktails and dinner like it’s been choreographed, cutlery clinks on plates and red wine is poured generously like laughter whilst conversation hums out from every nook and cranny. Sat at a bench table on the left hand side, alongside my Mum and Dad, I had a  ...

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Culture, London, Uncategorized

The Day Sport Wasn’t Scary

Last week a gaggle of old university pals got together to celebrate our chum’s birthday. The facebook event was made (I really miss those old school party invites with the bit you had to tear off the bottom to RSVP by the way. Another thing bloody waxy old Zuckerbeg ruined) and upon reading the venue choice, a host of eyebrows were raised. Our chum had chosen…a ping pong bar. Now, we’re quite an arty, groovy, creativey kind of gang. We are the type of people who excel at CULTURE but  ...

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