Category Archives: Reviews & Views

REVIEW: BackPocket Notebooks

Having moved relatively recently I have had to admit that I am a complete notebook fiend. There are the pretty, sexy notebooks I am saving for my ‘dream job’, first novel, or when my handwriting gets a bit more grown … Continue reading

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Why can’t people be judged on their talent rather than their looks?

THIS WEEK there has a been a news story that has grabbed my attention. It involves the opera singer Tara Erraught  who has received criticism from reviewers in the Daily Telegraph, The Times and The Financial Times. The shocking,sickening, thing … Continue reading

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Are Suffolk’s depression statistics actually a good thing?

FOR ONCE I am actually going to blog about a ‘local issue’. Today newspaper the East Anglian Daily Times screamed from its front pages that the number of people in Suffolk with depression has soared in the last three years. … Continue reading

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The Royal Wedding

Kate Middleton doesn’t just have the beautiful engagement ring she now has her prince and hopefully years or married bliss ahead of her. So what did you make of the Royal Wedding? I watched it whilst getting ready for another … Continue reading

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Give I a try

Today I brought the I paper’s 100th issue. I am proud to say I also brought its’ first edition in October and many more in-between. In case you haven’t heard of it I is a ‘lite’ version of the Independent … Continue reading

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My take on burlesque

Burlesque dancing is a craze sweeping the nation. Reportedly Prince Harry is a fan and there are rumours that burlesque dancers will be making an appearance at his brother William’s royal stag party. Last night, with an open mind, I … Continue reading

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Was the Brits brill?

When I was younger I used to really look forward to the Brits but the last few years I have completely lost interest. Maybe it is old age setting in. This year I made a concerted effort to watch it.  I … Continue reading

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