ENVIRONMENT FOOD & DRINK LIFESTYLE Uncategorized Veganism

Plant- Based products: A step in the right direction or a marketing trend?

Branded by the Guardian as the vegan Halo-effect, companies have capitalised off of the recently explosive plant-based movement, to reap the rewards. In fact, Greggs profits increased by 50% in the first half of 2019, after the launch of their infamous plant-based sausage roll. The bakery chain famous for their steak bakes and traditional pork […]

CULTURE & IDENTITY ENTERTAINMENT Uncategorized

Roses Theatre Tewkesbury gets £248,391 lifeline

The Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury, has been awarded a £248,391 slice of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF).  The county, as a whole, received almost £4m of funding; shared between 12 arts and culture organisations. The Culture Secretary, Oliver Dowden recently released these awards as part of the first round of the CRF grants […]

CHELTENHAM 2020 CULTURE & IDENTITY ENTERTAINMENT Uncategorized

Cheltenham Playhouse misses out on Arts Council Grant

Cheltenham Playhouse, one of Cheltenham’s oldest and most beloved venues, has been denied a piece of the Government’s most recent funding scheme to save our country’s cultural heritage. This has driven local arts enthusiasts to create a ‘Go Fund Me’ page, in an attempt to try and subsidise the playhouse for missing out on the […]