An Ode to Travelling Alone

“I have seen some beautiful things, made some wonderful friends and returned with a treasure chest of memories for a life time.”


Review: Dunkirk – a granddaughter’s journey

“A brilliantly crafted and heartbreakingly spell-binding take on the fateful events that took place from May – June 1940”

A British girl in Paris

Grand slam tennis with a bit of sight-seeing thrown in: a city break in the City of Lights.

Movie Musicals: La La Land

“La La Land is equal parts understated and exuberant. It has Broadway glitz and glamour but with a beautiful simplicity.”

American Adventures Part 2: Florida

Part 2 of my American Adventures series covering the Sunshine State, Florida. Warning: this article includes endless enthusiasm for the Harry Potter series.

Movie Musicals: The King and I

In the first of a new series covering the successes and failures of movie musicals, read my take on the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic, The King and I.

Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Palace Theatre  

Spellbinding, ridiculous, jaw-dropping and magical. On Wednesday evening I experienced a whole new form of theatre. Two shows in one day, with over 5 hours of magic and the return of some of my favourite fictional characters. I won’t lie – I was a bit sceptical about the concept of this production. Whilst I wouldn’t…