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All the latest news, reviews and events.

June 2015

Playgrounds around the world (part two)

When photographer James Mollison thought of his childhood, he was struck by many memories occured in the school playground. Fascinated by how schools were culturally different but quite similar overall, he travelled the world to capture various playgrounds.

Posted in: Travel

5 times animals got drunk

We don't normally associate alcohol with animals, but that could soon change - because we found these videos of animals enjoying everything from fermented pumpkin to Stella Artois!

Posted in: Humour

14 places you need to visit in Newcastle

There are so many things to see and do in Newcastle that it's hard to create a small list - but here are some of the best places in the city to eat, drink and relax!

Posted in: Newcastle

Playgrounds around the world (part one)

When photographer James Mollison thought of his childhood, he was struck by many memories occured in the school playground. Fascinated by how schools were culturally different but quite similar overall, he travelled the world to capture various playgrounds.

Posted in: Travel

10 most terrifying water slides in the world

Essentially a thrill-seeker's bucket list for water parks, here are the highest, fastest, longest and most downright insane water slides in the world, from Brazil to the Bahamas!

Posted in: Travel

Why I stayed at The Forge – Joe and Rachel

"I like how it's easy to make friends and everyone's outgoing. The security staff are nice and really helpful too!"

Posted in: Sunderland

u-student rally driver Alex Laffey on his solid start to the season

Already two events into this year's rally season, Alex Laffey reflects on a solid start which saw him finish 8th in last month's Manx National Rally.

Posted in: Sport

Why I stayed at The Forge – Natalie

"The Forge is a great way to meet new friends! They have an on-site bar where everyone can meet and have a good time, a cash machine and a shop. What more could you want?!"

Posted in: Sunderland