Tag: Scottish

COASTWORD 2017 Dunbar @CoastWordFest @thejennawatt @kirstylawmusic #Day1 #Music #Play #Scottish

CoastWord Festival 2017 Dunbar  ~ Day 1  I was lucky enough to be one of this years chosen bloggers along with my friend and fellow blogger, Joanne ~ Portobello Book Blog. We travelled down from Edinburgh on Friday the 19th, filled with trepidation and excitement. The festival was held at The DunMuir Hotel in Dunbar. A

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The Sewing Machine ~ @theyarnyard @Unbound_Digital #Review

It is 1911, and Jean is about to join the mass strike at the Singer factory. For her, nothing will be the same again. Decades later, in Edinburgh, Connie sews coded moments of her life into a notebook, as her mother did before her. More than 100 years after his grandmother’s sewing machine was made, Fred

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Descent ~ @TheBrunton @DescentThePlay #Review #Desenttheplay

I attended last night’s performance of Descent at The Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh.  I must say I went to theatre with a preconceived idea of how I thought the production would be, after doing some online research about its theme.  I did not think it would be something I would enjoy. However, I could not have

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The Butlins Girls ~ @elaineeverest @panmacmillan #Q&A

‘Molly Missons gazed around in awe. So this was Butlin’s. Whitewashed buildings, bordered by rhododendrons, gave a cheerful feeling to a world still recovering from six years of war. The Skegness holiday camp covered a vast area, much larger than Molly expected to see.‘ Molly Missons hasn’t had the best of times recently. Having lost

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Shore Poets | Scotland ~ @ShorePoets #Edinburgh #Poets

Well, my world was opened up in a wonderful way last night. I was invited to the Shore Poets, open mic event hosted at Outhouse Bar in Edinburgh.  I had no idea what to expect. My mind racing with scenarios of what the event may be like. These were all surpassed and it really was

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Grassmarket Vintage Festival ~ Edinburgh ~ @GrassmarketEdin

Yesterday, I attended the Grassmarket Vintage Festival in Edinburgh. What a fun afternoon I had. With lots of stalls, street food, and entertainment. Here are some photographs from the day.   Please check out the Greater Grassmarket ~ Website Follow Love Books Group here too ~  TWITTER       INSTAGRAM  FACEBOOK  

HUGE #Giveaway ~ Book Bundle @HooklineBooks #WIN #Raffle

I have teamed up with HookLine Books to give my followers a superb chance to win a collection of books. Varied genres, something for everyone. Super easy to enter, click the link below and follow the instructions. It’s free and easy. Here is a closer look at the books up for grabs:      

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#Brewband @TheBrunton @marc_brew #Review #Event #Scotland

BREWBAND BREWBAND is a new live integrated interactive music and dance production under construction where boundaries between musicians and dancers blur as they take on each other’s role. My Review  I really did not know what to expect from this performance beforehand. But it turned out to be a night that would awaken the many

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DREAMBOATS & PETTICOATS #Cast @edinplayhouse 8-13 May

FOR 10TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR OF DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS  Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical returns to celebrate 10 years of the multi-million selling albums that inspired the Olivier Award nominated musical. The show will be at The Edinburgh Playhouse from the 8th – 13th May. Written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, the writers behind TV classics

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#Review ~ Scottish Vegan Festival @scotveganfest @ @Ed_CornExchange #Scottishveganfestival

Today’s festival was held at The Corn Exchange in Edinburgh. With doors opening at 10 am for VIP ticket holders.  A well thought out placement of stalls, gave you plenty of room to work your way around the large room. What a wonderful experience the #ScottishVeganFestival was today. I am not a Vegan but I

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