Day: 13 January 2015

  • GARDEN| Here Is To A Colourful New Year

    January – The tinsel’s gone, the lights are back in the box and we’re all feeling a little bit fatter! There’s a real danger at this time of year to wish time away. To urge spring to burst into life and leave the cold winter behind. Don’t do it! A friend of ours, a keen […]

  • SEVENTY PERCENT Of Gay Americans Live With Marriage Equality

    A Federal Judge on Monday declared South Dakota’s same-sex marriage ban ‘unconstitutional’ paving the way for this to become the 37th US State that will allow gay marriage. Or will it make it the 38th? With so many Court rulings popping up almost weekly these days it’s hard to keep track of the actual number […]

  • FILM REVIEW | Big Eyes, A Radical Departure For Burton

    ★★★ | Big Eyes In a rather radical departure from his last few very edgy movies acclaimed director Tim Burton has opted to make a biopic about Walter Keane the infamous plagiarist who in the 1950s claimed that his wife’s populist art was his own work. It’s a colourful lightweight drama that never gets dark […]

  • FILM REVIEW | Wild, Witherspoon Shines With Talent

    ★★★★★ | Wild After her cancer-ridden mother died just aged 45, Cheryl Strayed fell to pieces. Heavily in debt and with her marriage disintegrating she developed an obsession for sleeping with countless strangers and an addiction to heroin. Her solution to finding a path to recovery and do some major soul-searching was deciding to hike […]

  • Treadmill Tuesday The Day When Brits Flock To The Gym, Only To Waste Money

    The second Tuesday in January, which this year falls on the 13th, has been identified as Treadmill Tuesday – the day when most people decide to hit the gym after Christmas. * Treadmill Tuesday comes a week before Blue Monday, thought to be the most depressed day of the year. * Outdoor bootcamps set to […]

  • Drone Footage Of Frozen Chicago Will Take Your Breath Away

    Winter can look incredible when it’s not overcast and raining. This production company from the US have managed to capture a beautiful frozen Chicago. Chicago, has this year thanks to last year’s polar vortex shown how wintery conditions can be truly breath taking. During the filming of the video, temperature failed to rise above -10 […]

  • BOOK REVIEW | Dr.a.g

    ‘Dr.a.g. isn’t what you wear and it isn’t who you are. It’s how you wear who you are.’ Drag (a man who is ‘dressed as a girl’) has become a diverse form of expression that challenges, entertains and educates by pushing boundaries, while embracing beauty, comedy and glamour. The performers in this illustrated book are […]

  • Drag Race To Come To The UK?

    The gayverse is all of a buzz after sources said that RuPaul’s drag race could be coming to Channel 5 later this year. Last year it was reported that Jonathan Ross had obtained the rights to develop a UK version of the hit drag show in the US. Jonathan previously said, “I’ve been working with […]