24-hour sausage rolls

Myself (left) and bride-to-be Mel in our Pink Lady finery before we indulged in some 24-hour Greggs What goes on in Newcastle, stays in Newcastle,…

Column: Smiling down on us

He is a well-known celebrity to add to the increasingly long list of characters who have lost their lives this year – 2016 has certainly…

Column: Nuts on a plane

  Now, despite what everyone says I am not always comfortable with being the centre of attention. It might be the Irish Catholicism in my…

Column: Price of health

Nothing tastes as good as skinny. This terrifying statement was once issued from the mouth of a well-known supermodel and recently appeared printed on a…

Column: Be a sweetie..

We all get caught a little short sometimes. It happens to the best of us. Yet, most of us manage these ‘wee’ instances of bladder…

Column: Whatever happened to the Oscars?

Whatever happened to the magic of Hollywood? The unattainable glitz, the pride and the old-school, ethereal, glamour,and unreality of the film industry’s finest. Let’s face…

Column: Hoarder Control

  You know the one about the old lady found buried under her lifetime’s possessions, quite unable to part with her Best of the Nineties…