Review of ‘Eric and Little Ern’ Play ~MorecambeandWise ~Theatre

  What do you think of it so far? ….Rubbish!! Well that well known saying was uttered a few times when I went to see the play ‘Eric and Little Ern’ and received many a hearty laugh each time. One of my comedy double act idols growing up was Morecambe and Wise. I was therefore …

My Old Man Said Follow The Van ~The Lady In The Van Film ~Review

I have recently watched the film ‘The Lady In The Van’ starring Maggie Smith playing the true story of the formidable Miss Shepherd who was a larger than life character that obviously had a complicated and troubled past.  The lure of the film is definitely the casting of  Maggie Smith as ‘The Lady in the …

Jeepers, Creepers, Where Did You Get Those Peepers? ~Makeup ~Mascara ~Benefit ~Beauty

   I have looked for years for the ultimate mascara. I have had disaster after disaster, with clumps and panda eyes to name just a few.When I heard Benefit cosmetics were bringing out a new mascara I didn’t hold out much hope.  I had just purchased some expensive fibre mascara, which also claimed to be the …

There Was A ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ ~Musical ~ Theatre ~Entertainment

One of favourite Christmas song is ‘It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas’. This song was sung many times in the musical ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ at Grimsby Auditorium Yes you read that right, a musical! I was not sure what to expect. I love musicals, but what would this be like? Would it be …

A Hidden Gem At Caistor Lakes ~Lincolnshire ~Food ~Drink

Often you stumble across a little gem and the other day, it happened.We have driven past ‘Caistor Lakes’ many times and said we would call in one day and well this day finally arrived and what a surprise! It is a leisure park set in seven acres. There are lakes or fishing, a caravan park …

Papas Don’t Preach! ~Food~Cleethorpes~Pier

  It was after a long day at the day job that Pirate Mick suggested going to visit the recently opened new venue in Cleethorpes ‘Papas’. Papas is a fish and chips establishment that is already well established in other areas of the country http://www.papasfishandchips.com/   Papas, in Cleethorpes, has opened in the pier.  I …

Review of Dinner at ‘The Kingsway Hotel’ Cleethorpes ~ Lincolnshire ~Food ~Review

The above photographs are of a recent dinner at The Kingsway Hotel Cleethorpes That I attended with my family. Arriving at the Kingsway the under cover car park was full but there is an over spill car park adjacent.  If you are staying at the hotel you are able to purchase parking tickets to enable …

It Was A Jump To The Left At The Rocky Horror Picture Show ~Review ~Cinema ~Musical ~Entertainment

    Well on Thursday night Pirate Mick, myself and my lovely friend, had an evening of absolute pleasure! Not a normal Thursday night but a glorious feast for eyes and soul!  Or may be your Thursday’s are always a glorious feast who am I to judge!! The Parkway Cinema in Cleethorpes have a throw …

The Entertainer ~Film ~Review ~Cinema ~Entertainment

Hello darlings, hope you are all well.  Have you been to see anything at the cinema or theatre recently? Pirate Mick and I had tickets for the live screening of the Kenneth Branagh production of ‘The Entertainer’ written by John Osborne. I do not know if you are aware but it is a play about …