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Wishing You A Very Happy New Year!

December 31, 2012


If you are with the majority of people who think New Year’s Eve is an overrated, over expensive night, you’re probably having a quiet one tonight. But if you are venturing outside, as always, it’s going to be a busy night. This year I am going to be facing the crowded streets of Leeds. However, […]

Rebel Rebel, Your Hair Is A Mess

December 29, 2012


So you may have heard by now of the exciting new (ish) bar Outlaws Yacht Club on New York Street. A place where you can kick back and relax with a coffee or enjoy some sushi with a working lunch. When I visited last week I had the full intention of doing the latter, but […]

Tax Avoidance And The Corporate Company

December 20, 2012


Here is an article I wrote for the recent issue of The Leeds Debacle magazine. It will be my first ever print article, so I’m pretty excited to finally hold it in my hands! The new issue is to be published online tomorrow and will be out in print shortly after. The magazine actively promotes […]

If The World Is Going To End, Why Did I Waste My Time Xmas Shopping?

December 20, 2012


According to Mayan prophecies, the world is finally coming to an end and we’re in for an old fashioned apocalypse this Friday. Although in reality  it seems it is all about a select few who aren’t able to pop out and buy a new calendar. Has no-one told them to check out Paperchase’s selection? They’ve got […]

The Festive Markets Of 2012

December 13, 2012


Is it possible to die from a festive overload? If so, I can say without hesitation that the end is nigh. And what a way it would be to go. Faced with the choice of investigating Leeds Christmas markets or conducting my own experiment of how many festive friends I could eat in one minute, […]

Leeds Kirkgate Market

December 12, 2012


Leeds Kirkgate Markets 8-34 George Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS2 7HY For me, living in the city centre of Leeds certainly has its perks. Since moving here two months ago, I feel that I have discovered some of the best experiences Leeds has to offer. From coffee shops to bars and from clothes stores to eateries, […]