Woohoo, May bank holiday is almost here which means the Brighton Festival, Fringe and all the rest are starting up, giving us locals little excuse to keep well away from all that culture nonsense – even those of us with kids.
I wrote my latest Viva Brighton column about my experience getting married. For your convenience I have also copied it below, it’s a nod to Buzzfeed and Nora Ephron. In true wedding blog style, in this special ‘bumper’ edition I’ve also included some production credits at the end. If you’re getting married soon, I recommendContinue reading
For the last two years I have been a member of the organising committee for OctoberFeast, the annual Lewes food and drink festival. OctoberFeast encompasses a whole range of events: from its signature programme of pop-up suppers and showpiece Street Food FEAST at Harveys Brewery, to theatre, film, workshops, speciality menus, talks and mini festivals. It’sContinue reading
Oh my gawd, May bank holiday is almost upon us and promising plenty hangovers. In Brighton, of course, it’s the opening weekend of the Brighton Festival and Fringe, Brighton Open Houses, HOUSE and – most appropriately for G&P – it’s the Foodies Festival on Brighton & Hove Lawns. I went to the Foodies Festival withContinue reading
I’m at beautiful Walnuts Farm in Heathfield, East Sussex, watching eagerly, camera phone poised, trying to catch a shot of a turkey at the precise moment he blows out his plumage. The turkey is, I am told, fluffing his feathers on more frequent basis than usual because he seems to be attracted to female bloggers.Continue reading