Who said being a vegan limits what you can eat? With chocolate, cake, pies and more, Poole’s vegan fair has shown Dorset how it can be done. This weekend was Poole’s very first vegan fair held at the Lighthouse Centre of Arts. With a huge range of exhibitions and stalls signed up and thousands of people interested in the event on Facebook, it was destined to be a great … [Read more...] about Poole hosts its very first vegan fair
This one is for the chocoholics out there. National Chocolate Week is back again, which gives everyone the best excuse to eat as many chocolate treats as they like. And for the Wilton family, who run the Chocolate Boutique Hotel group, this is an event which is definitely underlined on their calendar. This week the Chocolate Boutique Hotel has had an all-you-can-eat … [Read more...] about It’s National Chocolate week – we find out some sweet secrets from Bournemouth’s best chocolatier
By Laura Norman-Phipps Nowadays if you don’t have Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat or any other social media forum out there, you quite frankly are judged. The constant questions that will get asked from your peers: “Why do you not have Instagram?” What about Twitter, come on you must have Twitter,” are endless. As well as this, it is a constant battle to have the … [Read more...] about Is Social Media controlling our lives?
By Carmella Haswell With only a couple of months to go, one final push to raise £3,000 for charity, is set for March. Wilko Store Manager, 48-year-old Dave Curtis, praised the fundraising efforts of staff, calling it “our best year so far.” He was overwhelmed by the support of shoppers adding; “It helps build a rapport with the local community and amongst staff.” The … [Read more...] about Wilko staff thank generous shoppers for charity donations
By Ruby Ellis Valentine’s Day, supposedly the most romantic day of the year, can also be one of the toughest for some. Its origins are mysterious, as we know very little about St Valentine himself. There are many legends surrounding him, but arguably the most romantic and well known is that Valentine was a priest in third century Rome. When Emperor Claudius II decided to … [Read more...] about Surviving Valentine’s Day with a Broken Heart