Farewell to Tackety Bit

The Tackety Bit

Now I wrote this a while back when the pub actually closed but never got a chance to publish it anywhere so now I'm just putting it up here for posterity. I had the honour of being there for the closing of the Tackety Bit and it was with mixed feelings that I attended the… Continue reading Farewell to Tackety Bit

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales – Movie Preview

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Promo Image

Now I'll admit I wasn't ever mega excited by a new Pirates of the Caribbean movie after all it was a franchise based on a ride and it just felt like a needless cash grab but despite that I was surprised consistently by this movie series.. but hey i'm still waiting for my Splash Mountain… Continue reading Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales – Movie Preview

Alien: Covenant – Movie Preview

Alien: Covenant promo Image

Alien: Covenant is set to be released May 12 in the United Kingdom and May 19 in the United States. The film was directed by Ridley Scott and written by John Login and Dante Harper. It is a direct sequel to the 2012 film Prometheus which is the second instalment in the Alien prequel series… Continue reading Alien: Covenant – Movie Preview

Edinburgh Castle concerts Preview

Edinburgh Castle Concerts Promo Photo

So coming this July is another round of Edinburgh Castle Concerts, a series of events that having been taking place at the Castle for the last 16 years and has included appearance from the likes of Rod Stewart, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Olly Murs and Leonard Cohen. This year the lineup is equally excitement,… Continue reading Edinburgh Castle concerts Preview

Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics set to open at Kelvingrove Museum

Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics Promo Image

Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics set to open at Kelvingrove Museum Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow is set to host Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics from 1st April to 1st October 2017. Personally I’m looking forward to this event because it's nice to see comic books which are often seen less… Continue reading Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics set to open at Kelvingrove Museum

Atari: Do we have a game changer on our hands?

Atari's New Console

“our objective is to create something new, that stays true to our heritage, while appealing to both old and new fans of Atari.” After more than 20 years Atari are bringing out a new console, and hopefully not only breathing fresh life into the gaming community with a new potential competitor but also reviving a… Continue reading Atari: Do we have a game changer on our hands?

Wetherspoons ‘Order and Pay’ app Is the way of the future

Advert for Wetherspoons App

As someone who hates queuing and feels anxious in crowds I like anything that limits my interaction with the heaving masses and as a poor student type I like the cheap and often tasty food offered at any number of Wetherspoons establishments up and down the country. Finally those two things have come together. No… Continue reading Wetherspoons ‘Order and Pay’ app Is the way of the future