nonfood

News – New cook book is launching to support refugees around the world

News – New cook book is launching to support refugees around the world

I love food, not so much cooking, but if I do. I usually have a cookbook to hand, and this one supports a charitable cause so what more could I want?   “This Cookbook Belongs To Us”, compiled by Bearwood and Kings Heath Action for […]

News: The BEAST Comes to Birmingham

News: The BEAST Comes to Birmingham

So, there’s something Bouncy and Beasty coming to the neighbourhood, so I thought I’d let you know. THE WORLD’S LARGEST INFLATABLE OBSTACLE COURSE LANDS IN BIRMINGHAM FRIDAY 8th – SUNDAY 17th DECEMBER, 10.00am – 11.00pm #TheBouncyBeast Tickets are now on-sale today for the world’s largest inflatable obstacle course, The Beast returning […]

Talk: Squaring Up with Gizzi Erskine

Talk: Squaring Up with Gizzi Erskine

Something rather Square and American has come to Great Western Arcade in the shape of Square UK’s  first ever pop-up shop,  and follows in the footsteps of Square’s first physical store in New York, which opened last month. To celebrate opening in Birmingham they have also had […]

News: Birmingham Gin from Langleys hits Selfridges & Bar Opus

News: Birmingham Gin from Langleys hits Selfridges & Bar Opus

It’s no secret I’m a gin fan, and it’s nice to see the local chaps at the Langley Distillery have partnered with Selfridges and Bar Opus to make a Birmingham exclusive gin, named Birmingham Gin. This London Dry Gin is carefully brewed with coriander, angelica root, liquorice […]

Wifey Writes – Sakerol Spritz at Rofuto with #BrumHour

Wifey Writes – Sakerol Spritz at Rofuto with #BrumHour

A couple of weeks ago, I was invited to accompany Dave Massey aka #Brumhour to try a new summer cocktail at Rofuto in the Park Regis. If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you’ll already be aware Ryan has visited a few times to […]

Preview: Rosies Birmingham

Preview: Rosies Birmingham

If you’ve been down the clubbing centre of Birmingham recently, you may have noticed 6 on Broad Street has disappeared and has instead been replaced by Rosies, Broad Streets newest Super Club. Wifey and I were invited to pop down and have a preview prior […]

#McDeliveryDay  – A tale in being cautious about hype.

#McDeliveryDay – A tale in being cautious about hype.

McDonalds and UberEats have been shouting a lot about their partnership, even coining the 26th July Global #McDeliveryDay. A celebration of how you can order your MaccyD’s online via their McDelivery service. There are now 150 locations across the UK where you can get your food […]

Belinda Carlisle meets The High Field for a Charity Dinner

Belinda Carlisle meets The High Field for a Charity Dinner

I’m no stranger to The High Field, so on hearing they’re having a very spacial musical guest next month, I thought I’d let you know, especially as there’s only 250 tickets so likely to sell out soon!   On Saturday 15th July 2017, The High […]

Victoria Square hosts a play with a food theme – The Hand That Feeds

Victoria Square hosts a play with a food theme – The Hand That Feeds

As regular readers are aware, I love food and theatre, so I thought it’d be nice to tell you about something coming up for free! ‘The Hand That Feeds’ is a theatrical song cycle about food crime. Food crime, which involves fraud at any stage in […]

Summer Sizzlers at thestudio Birmingham

Summer Sizzlers at thestudio Birmingham

A few Fridays ago, enjoying a rare day out of the office, after popping down to Birmingham Social Media Cafe, I made my way over to thestudio Birmingham on the promise from East Village PR of a bit of BBQ food a G&T and the hope […]