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Whether it’s smart money-saving tips or advice on what to do and where to go our blog has it all – stay up to date with everything that’s happening across the North.

The Best Doughnuts in The North and Scotland

July 10th marks the start of National Doughnut Week. To celebrate, here are some our favourite spots on our network to indulge in a doughnut.

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Where To Get Sporty This Summer

To get you in the spirit for the summer Olympics, we’ve rounded up some of the top venues on our network where you can work on your fitness.

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Staycation Spots That Could Be Abroad

The North of England and Scotland is packed with lovely locales which could be mistaken for locations and landmarks on faraway shores. Here are some of our favourite spots.

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Top 10 Independent Businesses in Leeds

Leeds is jam-packed with incredible independent retailers and restaurants. Here are some you should visit on your next trip.

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Top 10 independent businesses in Sheffield

Sheffield is absolutely teeming with brilliant independent businesses who could do with some extra help right now. So why not check out our top 10 next time you’re in the city?

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Top pride festivals 2021

June is a month dedicated to celebrating LGBTQ+ communities and there’s no better way to celebrate than by going to a Pride festival or parade.

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6 of our favourite ideas to celebrate Father’s Day 2021

Whether you want to treat your dad to a day to remember, get some family time in the fresh air, or toast them with something special, here are 6 of our favourite ideas for Father’s Day 2021.

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5 LGBTQ+ heroes in celebration of Pride Month

June is Pride Month across the world. A month dedicated to celebrating the LGBTQ+ communities from all corners of the globe. A time for celebration and awareness.

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Five of the Best Coastal Walks On Our Network

Magnificent views which go on for miles – that’s what coastal walks are all about. Looking to get out and enjoy a relaxing seaside stroll yourself? Here are five of our favourites.

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Top 10 Independent Businesses in Newcastle

There’s plenty of great independent shops, bars and cafés in Newcastle. Check out some of our favourite independent businesses there before your next visit.

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