My Favourite Independent Coffee Shop: The Marzipan Pig

Tsp. tisp. Teaspoon. Whatever you called it, everyone love it. Situated in the heart of Hanley’s Cultural Quarter, the little corner coffee shop provided a cosy little space to work, socialise, drink tea and eat cake when your office walls got too mind-numbing.

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Our First Ever Afternoon Tea Experience

For Christmas, Mum and Dad bought Jake and me an Afternoon Tea Experience with prosecco at The Quarter, Hanley.

We decided to book it for yesterday (Saturday 10), for our two year anniversary which is on Tuesday (PANCAKE DAY!).

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On Tap – Trendy New Dog-Friendly Gin Bar

I’m always scouting out the latest gin and craft beer bars that are springing up in the city. Sadly, they’re usually located in Hanley and Newcastle, which isn’t a problem as such, but since I’m designated driver 99% of the time, I don’t often get the opportunity to enjoy their offerings. 

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Things Only Stokies Understand

Having being born and lived in Stoke for 20 years, you learn that your home city is a little bit different from others. We Stokies have…

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