Category: Entertainment

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Film Review

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald gives fans of the wizarding world an insight into the world before the boy who lived. J.K. Rowling’s old-school cinematic world building, exploring many serious, moralistic themes, explored through an epic, classic battle between...

/ 29th November 2018

I picked 10 uplifting films perfect for rainy days

Autumn can be a strange time. The days start getting shorter, the cold begins to creep in and coursework starts to accumulate. Before you know it, you’re stuck in a routine of assignments with not a lot of time to...

/ 26th November 2018

Elevation by Stephen King: A review

Stephen King’s new novel, Elevation, is not what I was expecting. For a start, the novel is less than 300 pages long; perhaps novella is a more appropriate term for it. But what really caught me off guard is that...

/ 17th November 2018

Theatre Production Review – Alice in Her Shoes

On 26th October, I saw the one-woman show Alice In Her Shoes. Writer and performer Elaine Pantling portrayed Leicester’s suffragette Alice Hawkins. Pantling was accompanied by a 40-person strong choir, made up of three different choirs: Fosse Singers, Red Leicester Choir and...

/ 15th November 2018

Fenne Lily’s Intimate Indie Gig

28 / 10 / 2018 The Bristol indie artist, Fenne Lily, brought the modest venue of The Cookie to life with her performance last Thursday. Fenne, who has been writing music since she was fifteen, released her debut album, ‘On...

/ 3rd November 2018

Music to Listen to on a Self-Care Day

I don’t know about you, but I for one know that I have a playlist of songs for pretty much every occasion. One for pre-drinks, one for the shower, one for the gym, a happy playlist, and a self-care playlist....

/ 31st October 2018

The House with a Clock in it’s Walls – Review

Fans of the Harry Potter franchise will love this fantasy adventure.  Orphaned by his parents dying in a car crash, Lewis journeys to the town of New Zebedee, Michigan to live under the care of his late mother’s brother, uncle...

/ 28th October 2018

How ‘Our Girl’ Charmed The Cookie

Last Monday, when Our Girl was performing I really liked it. And the audience did too as they were swinging, smiling and even singing along. They were loving it. The Brighton-based rock trio, came all the way from the vocalist...

/ 19th October 2018

A Star is Born Review – Cooper’s remake is beautifully heart-breaking

Bradley Cooper’s remake of the classic film shows the heart-breaking reality of addiction and the highs and lows of the music industry. 4/5 A Star Is Born has been accompanying generations, having a total of not one, not two, but...

/ 10th October 2018

Who are The Maine?

I’m sure that most people will relate to knowing either a band or solo artist who doesn’t get as much attention as they deserve, and you wish that more people knew about them. I think we all have one, that...

/ 16th March 2018