Our Newcastle Guide To Celebrating Mother’s Day In Lockdown
From lush dinners, special experiences and gift ideas aplenty, we round up a ton of wonderful NE1-inspired ways to treat Mam this Mother’s Day…
Dine in >>
Nothing says ‘world’s best Mam’ quite like the mouth-watering pizza and pasta dishes on offer at Prima. Whether you’re dining with Mam or sending dinner from a distance, the collection and delivery service from Prima is on hand to help. Open Monday to Friday, 4pm - 9.30pm, Saturday 12pm - 9.30pm and Sunday, 12pm - 8pm, you’ve got plenty of time to bag yourself an indulgent Italian feast throughout the weekend.
Who said you can’t celebrate in lockdown? Add a bit of spice to your lockdown menu this Mother’s Day with Sachins’ three-course 'Heat and Eat’ experience. Enjoy all of your Punjabi favourites including succulent chicken tikka, monkfish kashmiri and a choice of warm fluffy naan breads. Pre-order by emailing: [email protected] The ‘Heat and Eat’ menu is available for collection from Thursday to Saturday from 4pm.
Staying in is the new going out. This Mother’s Day, Blackfriars is on hand to deliver those feel-good food moments with their at-home afternoon tea selection. Indulge in a selection of teas, sandwiches, pastries, scones and cakes for just £18 per person or £24 per person with fizz. Book via the Blackfriars at Home website, phone 0191 261 5945 or email [email protected]
Gorgeous gifts >>
A bundle of blooms from the wonderful bunch at Katherine’s Florists is sure to go down a treat this Mother’s Day. Renowned for outstanding quality, service and value, Katherine’s offers you stunning bouquets and stylish arrangements to fit every wallet. From timeless bouquets to quirkier arrangements there’s plenty to choose from to put smiles on faces.
Looking to say thanks for everything you do? Then give the gift of a good-old pamper! Our chums over at Lush are renowned for their dreamy bubble bars, bath bombs and gorgeous skincare - all of which are ideal for gifting relaxation.
Giving the gift of chocolate is always a good idea. This Mother's Day, it’s time to celebrate the woman in your life with some luxury chocolates delivered to their door! We can't get enough of the mouth-watering range on offer at Hotel Chocolat and have set our sights on the Mother’s Day Sleekster selection.
Diary dates >>
Plan ahead and show her you care with a night at the theatre. We may be in lockdown, but that doesn’t mean you can’t plan ahead. The Theatre Royal in Newcastle is renowned for its out-of-this-world performances and with a lineup as good as this one, you’re guaranteed to make mam smile this Mothering Sunday. Visit the venue’s website for more details on the shows, dates and prices.
Boy have we missed those fluffy robes and relaxing scents. After a whirlwind year of stress, worry and uncertainty, a trip to the spa has never felt more necessary. While we currently remain in lockdown, the easing of restrictions is within touching distance and planning ahead for a day of bliss could be the perfect gift you’ve been searching for this Mother’s Day.