Monthly Archives: January 2011

You can even bring your baby

Sheffield has given humanity a lot. Pulp. ABC. The Human League. Heaven 17. Moloko. Def Leppard. Arctic Monkeys. Seemingly, the stream of musical output doesn’t end. But now this northern city has expanded its gift-giving into the fields of vegan … Continue reading

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My black cab rolls through the neon disease

Vegan beer, vegan cider and a view of one of the most iconic neighbourhoods in the world. It is all available in Soho’s White Horse pub. There are a few select places in the world that can evoke a sense … Continue reading

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Chang chang chang-it-ty chang shoo-bop

Some things are simply destined to be together. A triple shot of vodka and a glass of cola. A ferocious hangover and oven chips with gravy. There are countless combinations of perfect matches like these examples out there. During a … Continue reading

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Vegan cupcake champion of the world

From NYC to Sydney and from Barcelona to Los Angeles people just can’t get enough of a certain sweet treat. Yep, the world is obsessed with vegan cupcakes. As a well-travelled FGV, I have devoured my fair share of cupcakes … Continue reading

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In the corner of my bar with your high heels on

A gay-friendly pub with a no music policy and vegan booze? Welcome to The Old Red Lion, friends. **UPDATE BELOW** Tucked away in a dim corner of the Leeds city centre is a pub with charm, grime, unique characters and … Continue reading

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Shoes, shoes and shoes

Look good, feel gorgeous in a shopping mall up north. There is a shady looking shopping mall in Leeds called the Merrion Centre. Strolling through the front door you could be forgiven for thinking you had been transported back a … Continue reading

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Chocolate is my drug

Gluten free, wheat free and dairy free chocolate can be obtained by strolling into your nearest Sainsbury’s supermarket. It’s that simple. High Street grocery retailer and all round mega-chain Sainsbury’s are constantly expanding their freefrom range. These products are designed … Continue reading

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