Currently Loving | The QUARTER, Hanley

Have you ever wished you had an eclectic local hangout where you can drink great coffee, grab a muffin to go or enjoy a cookie over a cosy catch up on a couch with a friend?  Me too.

Although fictional,


Dinner & A Movie at Manchester Printworks

You can’t beat an old school, lets get back to basics, mother of all first dates… dinner and a movie.  Now don’t get me wrong, it’s not as though I don’t like the planned in advance types date or the


Blockhouse at the Sheet Anchor

I like to think that I have my ear to the ground when it comes to new places to dine out or enjoy a nice glass of wine or two in and around the area.

Staffordshire isn’t like Manchester or …


Satisfying Your Sweet Tooth | Sweet Hanley

For those of us who have a sweet tooth, the best part of eating out is skipping the starter,  racing through the main and greedily perusing the dessert menu full of sticky, syrupy, chocolately goodness. What’s better than something served


The Three Rivers Gin Experience | Manchester

Manchester is a city where things happen. Before it revolutionised a 90’s club scene or delivered a smorgasbord of kitsch independent eateries and bars, Manchester gave rise to a steam revolution, the birth of a great great great ancestor of …


A Lunch on Sunday | Ego at The Hollybush

Food is spectacular any day of the week, that’s a given, but when it’s a Sunday afternoon and you’ve been treated to the luxury of a lie in and a subsequent morning spent relaxing in pyjamas, a few hours …