Word on the Street
Foodies rejoice! A beautiful, boutique chocolate store is coming
to the Toon and we are counting down the days until we can visit. Another welcome addition to NE1’s vibrant foodie scene, not only will La Chocolatrice be full of delightful goodies, but owner Zoë will be hosting exclusive chocolate workshops, too! Learn everything you need to know about chocolate with one of her amazing, hands-on workshops. With Zoë’s guidance, you'll make chocolate truffles, flakes and delicious chocolate crisps, get the lowdown on exciting recipes from around the globe and experiment with an array of flavours and techniques! The team are hard at work making sure the new site on Westgate Road is looking spick and span - make sure you visit their website for further updates and opening news!
YANKEE CANDLE DREAMLAND
Transport yourself to scent heaven! Yankee Candle has opened up a brand new store in intu Eldon Square and it's safe to say, it smells delightful! There are plenty of festive offers to take advantage of too - fan favourites such as Christmas Cookie, Sparkling Cinnamon, Christmas Eve and Snow in Love are available for less than £7. A great Christmas gift for everyone and anyone, make sure you visit Yankee Candle in Eldon Square this November and take advantage of their amazing festive deals
THIS IS TOMORROW RETURNS TO THE TOON!
Listen up music fans! The team at SSD Concerts have announced the return of This Is Tomorrow, and have released a limited number of earlybird tickets for fans to get hold of. Last year, the Toon welcomed a whole host of global stars to Exhibition Park. Noel Gallagher arrived with his High Flying Birds, Foals brought their brand new album and rock stalwarts, Stereophonics closed the festival with a rousing rendition of their back catalogue. Taking place on the second bank holiday in May next year, make sure you book your tickets early and sit tight as the line-up comes rolling in. See you in Exhibition Park!
Time flies when you’re having fun! Can you believe it’s been a year since
the gorgeous Maldron Hotel first opened its doors on Newgate Street? If you haven’t been yet, their first birthday on December 5th is giving you the perfect opportunity to be a part of the celebrations! For as little as £55, guests can relax in style and indulge in luxury, right here in the city centre. Why not upgrade to the double room for just £10 more and bask in a glorious King Koil double bed? The perfect way to wind down after a busy day exploring Newcastle’s sensational festive offering! Both deals come complete with a mouth-watering breakfast. To take advantage of this superb birthday deal, call 0191 640 9500 and reference ‘First Birthday’.
MAJESTIC METROPOLITAN HOTEL!
Plans to develop a new multi-million pound hotel on Newcastle’s famous 'Diamond Strip' have been given the green light! Building work at 19-21 Collingwood Street will now begin after securing the final approval from Newcastle City Council. Toon visitors and locals alike can look forward to a stunning rooftop terrace, 18 individually- styled hotel rooms and a glistening 1920s themed Boardwalk Brasserie restaurant. Keep your eyes peeled as this amazing £2.5m development comes to life in Newcastle!