Save Bournemouth, Save The Winchester

When I moved back from London to Bournemouth four years ago, I thought the days of watching my favourite haunts and venues swiftly transform into chain stores and swanky restaurants were behind me. Sadly, as it plays out, this is clearly not the case. In London gentrification is very real, and unsurprisingly fuelled by capitalism and commerce…

Roundabout Theatre ‘Growth’ Review

The Paines Plough theatre company have brought the  Roundabout theatre to Poole Park. Priding themselves on curating only the finest in new talent and writing it was an opportunity we could ill afford to miss. Arriving at Poole Park at dusk the pop up theatre makes its home next to the water, lit up against…

Yack! Review: Big Raw Choc Slam

We had the distinct pleasure of attending the Communion Bar’s Big Raw Choc Slam yesterday and let me tell you it was quite the extravaganza. If you are in pursuit of a night that provides you with wicked wordplay, crazy cocktails and awesome aesthetics then look no further.