Thinking of trying vegan?

Veganuary inspires and supports people all over the world to try vegan for January and beyond. Millions of people have already taken part. Will you join them? About 1 billion people around the world follow a vegetarian or vegan diet. The reasons include animal protection, the environment, and general health. A vegan diet is a […]

Are you considering the flu jab?

Should I get the flu jab every year? The best way to help protect yourself and others from flu is to have the flu jab every year. Over time, protection from the flu jab gradually decreases and flu strains can change, which means last year’s jab may not protect you from this year’s strains. There […]

A wonderland of fun at Longton Exchange

When Clare Parkin took a stall at Newcastle Market 7 years ago, she wasn’t sure what lay ahead. The busy mum to 3 girls managed to juggle business with motherhood and her (then) gift shop became a popular fixture for locals, which gave Clare an idea… Why not introduce crafting clubs for local children to […]