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Film Review: My year with Helen

Whether you're a red or blue supporter you've got to admit that Helen Clark has done pretty darn well for herself. As leader of the United Nations Development programme, a year in the life of Aunty Helen promis...

5 ways to curb your Game of Thrones cravings

As we've mentioned before, we are self confessed Game of Thrones addicts so it's pretty damn depressing that we're most likely going to have to wait until 2019 for the next instalment. To help ourselves through...
Dawn O'Porters' The Cows
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Book Review: The Cows – Dawn O’Porter

No beating around the bush here, The Cows comes highly recommended by me. Dawn O'Porter has such a refreshing, no bullshit style of writing that it is impossible not to like this book. It caught my eye when I s...

How to watch Game of Thrones season 7

So it begins, the new season of Game of Thrones is here... along with winter. Turns out the Starks weren't just teasing us. It's been a longer than usual wait for season 7, with the creators making us wait an e...

The 9 best shows to watch on Lightbox

Ok so first up, let’s clarify that Lightbox has nothing on Netflix in terms of user experience. It lags, buffers and struggles its way through as you scroll but persevere dear reader because there are some real...
Louis de Bernières' Captain Corelli's Mandolin book cover
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Book Review: Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

Captain Corelli's Mandolin was recommended to me by my Mum after she read it in her "book" club. I say "book" club because I believe it's more of a wine-and-gossip-with-a-side-of-books club - which sounds like ...