CU Coventry Wellbeing Project Blossoms Into Forest Of Hope

CU Coventry’s latest wellbeing activity has blossomed into a Forest of Hope display that will hopefully inspire young people to branch out and talk about their feelings. The New Year, New Beginnings Widening Participation project saw 3,500 students aged 11-18 across the UK receive a 3D, self-standing thought tree. The tree was designed by Halilibrahim … Continue reading CU Coventry Wellbeing Project Blossoms Into Forest Of Hope

Top 10 Things To Do In Coventry + Warwickshire This Summer.

So, I don't know about you but it is highly unlikely I will be jetting on a plan at any point this year. However, this means I have a chance to explore more of our lovely City and surrounding areas. I for one didn't realise just how many hidden gems there were for us to … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Do In Coventry + Warwickshire This Summer.

Yakii Sushi

Located in the heart of Coventry City Centre, Yakii Sushi offers a wealth of dishes to please Asian loving foodies. From noodles to rice dishes, bao buns to sushi - there is plenty of choice. We visited Yakii Sushi midday Saturday, sat at a spacious table with comfy leather cushions - it felt like a … Continue reading Yakii Sushi

Homemade Music Club – Stylusboy

Stylusboy, Coventry singer-songwriter Steve Jones, creates indie folk music steeped in warm-hearted melodies and heartfelt lyrics. Influenced by cult contemporary songwriters like Damien Rice and Elliot Smith as well as classic performers such as Nick Drake and Neil Young. Stylusboy’s songs have been described as ‘absolutely brilliant’ by BBC Radio 2’s Justine Greene. Steve created his Handmade … Continue reading Homemade Music Club – Stylusboy

Sunday Small Business Spotlight – Fargo Village

Every month we will shine a light and spread the word about small businesses in Coventry. Fargo Village, the alternative hot spot for creative independents located on Far Gosford Street, Coventry. Opened in September 2017, Fargo is home to around 40 independent businesses, from bubble tea to brownies, bookshops to a brewery and plenty more…although, … Continue reading Sunday Small Business Spotlight – Fargo Village

Esquires Coventry celebrates Arts Council England funding success

Esquires Coventry has been a local favourite for me for over ten years now (every since the young student days) and its definitely an opinion many people in Coventry share, so i was definitely excited to hear about their recent funding success after the chaos that the pandemic has caused for so many local businesses. … Continue reading Esquires Coventry celebrates Arts Council England funding success

Local Talent Spotlight – YNES

YNES describes herself as an amateur musician and professional f*ck up. She is a DIY musician born and based in Coventry. Although we didn’t get to sit down face to face, we did get the opportunity to ask her some questions about herself and Coventry. Moving away and coming back to the city has inspired … Continue reading Local Talent Spotlight – YNES