Interview with Gary Copeland (Pixels Cafe)

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First off, tell me about yourselves? I’m Gary Copeland and my Partner is Kieran Morrell. We’ve been best mates for about 6 years now and are both lovers of board games, video games and nerd culture in general. I spent years in Retail working away in places like Gamestation (RIP) and GAME and early last… Continue reading Interview with Gary Copeland (Pixels Cafe)

Album Review: Derek J Martin – Dreaming Out Loud

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Derek J Martin is a singer-songwriter from Saltcoats, North Ayrshire whose influences include the likes of Bruce Springsteen, John Lennon, Neil Young and David Bowie. He’s a very talented musician and today I’ll be reviewing some teaser tracks from his upcoming 10 track album called ‘Dreaming Out Loud’ which will be available later this year.… Continue reading Album Review: Derek J Martin – Dreaming Out Loud

Last Bank In Town: Sweeping RBS Closures in Scotland

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Over the festive period while people were buying last minute gifts or stocking up for Christmas dinner RBS (Royal Bank of Scotland) announced that it would be making further closures throughout Scotland. Locally branches in North Ayrshire, namely Kilbirnie, Saltcoats and Kilwinning are up for the chop. This will hit Ayrshire particularly hard because its… Continue reading Last Bank In Town: Sweeping RBS Closures in Scotland