Jim Odin plays the Nuffield Theatre, Southampton

Jim Oin brought his own brand of observational humour to the Nuffield Theatre in Southampton on Sunday 12th Feb. Jim’s “renonsense man” show is a two hour romp of face bending, eye gurning, nonsensical, lyrical beauty. Jim Threw in the odd humorous song, wife bashing and joke practice to a show that is perfectly non…

Anti-pollution cycling masks for glasses wearers

When I told people I was attempting an 18-mile round trip commute 5 days a week, many raised their eyebrows. I’d gone from walking 30 minutes or so to work every day to taking on a huge cycling trek through South London. And naturally, for this, I wanted to try and find one of those…

Where Nerds Rule: MCM Comic Con 2016

So…MCM Comic Con came to London’s Excel Centre on the weekend of Halloween. Over 80,000 cosplayers and sci-fi, horror and film fans swarmed upon the vast expanses of one of London’s most spacious exhibition venues – many having no doubt spent the past few weeks (probably even months) adding the final details to their costumes.…

The RumFest 10th Anniversary Review

Covering everything from book signings, to seminars, to private talks and tasting sessions, this year’s 10th anniversary UK RumFest was something of a spectacle. The venue was dressed and designed to combine a professional convention style with a more robust carnival atmosphere. However it remained difficult to entirely forget the fact that you were in…