True crime, My Favorite Murder live, and feeling like I belong

We were heading to one of the museums (British, or Natural History) and, what with it being a coach journey (on one of those depart-for-the-day trips that you ache-over for as teens, because a day away from school, no matter where you ended up, was a day away from school), I stocked up on sweets, no doubt, and a copy of Shout Magazine - a young-teen staple that was never far from my hands…

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Seeking discomfort in London: Thames Rockets and Climb The O2

I'm not really (or at least, up until now) one to seek discomfort (that is, from the chest-flush kind, to that of the quake-in-my-boots variety), and I've a sneaking suspicion I'm not the only one. As a consume-all-the-videos appreciator of Yes Theory and their push-the-button content (from inviting strangers over to a dinner party and wheel of discomfort games, to sky diving and bungee jumping), it's safe to say that many of us (judging by the amount of no's' the guys receive!) are a bit stuck-in-our-rut, programmed to respond with the negative before yes even has a look-in.

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Influencers, content, and creativity

For the past few months, I’ve been working on a Visit Manchester project that brought 40+ social media influencers together from across the globe to Manchester as part of a twin-city project - #MCRxLDN - that saw them spend 2 days with us here in the north, before we all train’d it down to the capital for another jam-packed 2 in the south...

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