Scroll to Top

The most depressing day of the year is fast approaching (we’re glad to get it out of the way though so we’ve the rest of the year to look forward to!)....

A new year means new ambitions for most. So, let’s make 2019 the year of the bucket list. We’re firm believers in striving towards your goals and ambitions...

Give yourself something to look forward to this year, plan a trip away. Lonely Planet are THE travel experts, if you’re looking for inspiration. Their...

I have to admit, I was feeling quite the sourpuss of late and this show was just what I needed. Nothing quite lifts your spirits like the Pantomime. The...

Finding the perfect gift at Christmas is a major challenge. Often, we’ll sacrifice quality over quantity but that only increases our environmental impact;...

Christmas is getting bigger and better here at AGL; for this weeks’ competition we have the delightful pleasure of giving away a family ticket to this...

The much loved Dreamworks movie has FINALLY been adapted to stage. Following much the same storyline, characters and jokes as the movie, our friends Alex,...

I’ve recently just come back from my very first cruise. What was once considered a vacation tailored to the older generations, I can say with confidence,...

I don’t want to start with the obvious ‘truly scrumptious’ – but it is. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is such a feel-good family show...

As Bristol’s amateur theatre scene goes from strength to strength, BLOC Productions celebrates its 85th birthday by presenting the fantasmagorical Chitty...

By Holly Barry (@HJBarry) Afternoon tea is a famous British tradition  – who doesn’t enjoy dainty sandwiches, scones and cakes with a lovely cup...

Afternoon Tea is one of the great British traditions. It’s perfect as a get together to catch up with your girly friends, a date with your significant...

The Champagne region is one of the lesser known travel destinations in France, despite being home to one of the most luxurious drinks we all fancy a taste...

Using paper coffee cups has become so common that we don’t notice ourselves doing it. Many workers frequent a local coffee shop before they even reach...

By Holly Barry (@HJBarry) We all look forward to the longer days of summer – the warmer weather allows us to spend more time outdoors with our dog...

If you want a night of stellar entertainment, this is it! It is indeed, the play that goes wrong. before the curtain even goes up, a dog goes missing,...

It is all about the moves! Hats off the the dancers who brought Michael Jackson’s songs to life, but who also moved in ways I couldn’t begin...

There are a number of misconceptions about ballet and La fille mal gardée sets the record straight. It is by far the best ballet I have seen in years...

You may have read our previous review of the Escape Hunt escape room ‘The Fourth Samurai’ which we gave a glowing report of. In short, ‘Our Finest...

The good weather over the past week made you want to spend more time out and about? Great! Not everything has to cost a fortune and you can easily spend...

What is there still to say about a musical which has been running and reviewed longer than I have been alive? Everyone knows Miss Saigon is one of the...

Summer is full of social occasions; holidays, parties, festivals etc. and a wardrobe to reflect the trends is always desirable. Perhaps you’re just...

Wild garlic is in season, an ingredient loved by nutritionists, chefs and generally by anyone who loves food. This bountiful plant, also a relative to...

We’re longing for some free and fun times and there’s no greater occasion than a festival to really let your hair down.  But before we can let loose...