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The Beagle Chorlton – A Review

Having lived in Chorlton for about 18 months now, I can’t believe that I haven’t yet been to The Beagle. How is this possible? I drive past it nearly every day and always think it looks great but just hadn’t made that trip…until this weekend.

On Saturday evening, we thought we’d venture out somewhere nearby. The weather was playing up so we didn’t know if it’d be raining or dry but wanted the feeling of being outside. You get this at The Beagle in Chorlton. Continue reading

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Wicked at The Lowry

‘Are people born wicked or do they have wickedness thrust upon them…?’

How have I not been to see Wicked before?! It’s friggin’ awesome!

I will admit that I’d totally dismissed Wicked as a musical when it first came out and never bothered to go and see it. I’ve had plenty of friends over the years that have been to see it and loved it, but for some reason, it just passed me by.

So when I was invited to enjoy the Press Night at The Lowry Theatre, Manchester, I knew I had to give it a go and boy am I glad that I did!Continue reading

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Benefit Roller Lash – Curl’s Best Friend Tour

Now I am by no means an expert in cosmetics or doing my own make-up, but I absolutely adore the Benefit brand! And their new product Benefit Roller Lash is the latest mascara you need in your collection.

I’m a sucker for good packaging and harping back to the 1950s, so when I had the pleasure of booking the Benefit Curl’s Best Friend Tour at Spinningfields, I was on countdown to see their 1950s salon-inspired pop-up. And it didn’t disappoint!

Pink, pink and more pink. There was checkerboard flooring, pink blankets and a cocktail/mocktail bar. This was the setting for the Benefit Roller Lash ‘make-uppers’ that they’d be offering across 3 days in Manchester. And there were little sample freebies on offer…What more could a girl (or mascara-wearing guy) want?!Continue reading