• Food
  • HS2 & Swillington Farm

    This Christmas we went all out and got a Goose from Swillington Organic Farm. It’s a great place which has built a strong community spirit, but is under threat from HS2. I’m not against HS2 by any means – it makes sense to me to build infrastructure (especially at a time of economic trouble) but […]

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  • It’s flipping Pancake Tuesday!

    Hello! Jo here, borrowing Sean’s blog. Again. Pancake Day is brilliant. I still get ridiculously and unashamedly excited about it! When I was little we’d sit around the table every year, while my Mum made pancake after pancake, bringing each one through as they were made until we were full. I think it might have […]

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  • Restaurant Review: Fazenda

    Guestblog from @JoMurricane The opening of Fazenda injected warmth and and vibrancy to an icy cold winter night in Leeds. The gas torches on entry were a welcoming sight to the guests as they arrived, and the restaurant itself is beautifully decorated, mixing brickwork with dark wood panelling, red carpets and candles together with vibrant […]

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  • Great customer service

    Sometimes, a place is just so nice to you, they deserve to be shouted about. Last Friday, I was playing the Cockpit with March of Dimes. You might have heard me mention it once or twice. Wondering around, Jon, Gordy and I needed a bite to eat quickly, and we popped by Viva. Wondering if […]