Tag : valentine’s

Which day is Valentine’s Day? Every day!

9 months ago / 0 comments

It’s easy and effortless to be romantic when every advertisement reminds us of Valentine’s Day, when every supermarket offers ranges of chocolates of every conceivable shape and every shop is selling romantic presents. It’s easy to love when love is in the air. But how to we keep this feeling … Read More

10 Female-Empowerment Anthems for the Ultimate Galentine’s Day: the anti-Valentine’s playlist

9 months ago / 0 comments

February 14th: you’ve finally beaten those January blues and this train wreck of a day rolls around. A source of anxiety and dread for singletons around the world, Valentine’s Day can be stressful whatever your relationship status. But fear not, The Gryphon is on hand to appease those V-day woes … Read More

Four Valentines Feasting Spots

9 months ago / 0 comments

The day of love is nearly upon us and whether you love it or hate it, here are seven of Leeds’ coolest restaurants and bars to bring your other half or just hang out with friends on that special occasion. Water Lane Boathouse, Canal Wharf, Water Lane, LS11 5PS Brought … Read More

Nuzzle into Netflix this Valentines

9 months ago / 0 comments

Valentines Day has arrived and you’re without a date? Stick Netflix on. How are you going to get through that annual slog of a day, the one consisting of vomit-inducing Facebook posts, happiness and love whilst you’re alone on your sofa? Well it costs £5.99 a month and it’s called … Read More

STYLE EDIT: The Classic Tale of Romeo and… Romeo

2 years ago / 0 comments

O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo? Also where’s your jacket from? Shakespeare’s masterpiece Romeo and Juliet is a classic heart wrenching tale, but often it’s forgotten that so much of the drama is told through stage dynamics and theatrical conventions. A key element of those theatrical dynamics were of … Read More


2 years ago / 0 comments

The January blues are finally over and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Online and high street stores alike are showcasing casual and going out outfits in hues of pink and red, what better excuse is there to get dressed up? Whether you’re going on a date or celebrating … Read More

A Tragic Truth In These Tinder Times

3 years ago / 0 comments

In an age where our smart phones play cupid, it is hard to predict just how many Valentines Day tables will be booked for Tinder veterans this February. Personally, I keep my Tinder distance setting low and my standards even lower. The gender set to ‘Only Men’, and the age … Read More

The well-fed student: Savvy spending edition

3 years ago / 0 comments

Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, Abu Bakr and Asda Online seem to be where we all shop the most, so I’ve compared prices in these shops, alongside places like Millie’s and Taste of the Orient (on Vicar Lane), Kirkgate Market and Aldi to find you the best bargains in Leeds. Bargain Bits and Bobs … Read More

Galentine’s Day: Eliminating Girl Hate

3 years ago / 0 comments

“What’s Galentine’s Day? Oh it’s only the best day of the year. Every February 13th my lady friends and I leave our husbands and our boyfriends at home, and we just come and kick it, breakfast-style. Ladies celebrating ladies.” – Leslie Knope Whilst there are days in the calendar for … Read More

Django Django @ The Wardrobe 14/02/2015

4 years ago / 0 comments

After an agonising year and a half wait, Django Django are back. At this, their first gig since the end of 2013, the boys came out as if they had never been away. All sporting vintage football jerseys they swung straight back into things with hit ‘Hail Bop’ setting off … Read More