Here at Northern Lights, we love Christmas and nothing gets us in the mood more than a great Christmas song. So we asked our own favourite writers and contributors what their favourites are at this festive time of the year. All I want for Christmas by Mariah Carey Chosen by Courtnie Louise Kerr, Deputy […]
Gut Girls is a recent play I went to watch at Washington’s Arts Centre. Written by Sarah Daniels, she is a renowned feminist writer who has already acquired great acclaim in her field. However, while many view this as a feminist play I felt that it was far more akin to a socialist piece at […]
At Northern Light’s we are celebrating World Book Day because it’s the foundation upon what we rest: reading. It’s something which we have all become used to at schools and bookshops around the country. This isn’t just celebrated in Britain but is celebrated all around the world. However, what you might not know is that […]
Struggling with last minute valentine’s day gifts? Northern Lights has put together a wish list to give you some ideas. Chocolate. It’s a bit overdone but still a classic. This year however, why not get them something that reflects their personality. You can get anything relatively cheaply in a catered shape, for example if they’re a […]
We all know that music is the food of love ,however it is a fine line between good and cheesy. Therefore, here at Northern Lights we have come up with some good music that you can actually listen to without cringing too much. 1.Little Mix feat. Jason Derulo – ‘Secret Love Song’: Our first on […]
Valentine’s Day is almost here and we at Northern Lights have come up with a list of the best movies to watch and enjoy for the special day. So get some chocolate, get your feet up, sit back and enjoy. 1.Romeo and Juliet (1996) Our pair of star-crossed lovers takes centre stage in this year’s […]
It’s over and we’re missing them already! Northern Lights have put together a wish list that we wish e could have all year and not just for the holidays.
Pigs in Blankets- These little treats are a staple at our Christmas dinner table. If we’re lucky the pastry will actually be shaped like adorable little piglets. Turkey with stuffing and cranberry sauce- Delicious and traditional main meal at Christmas. However Turkey wasn’t actually always the main bird at the table. Before Charles Dickens’s […]
When you’re full of mince pies, turkey and all the trimmings, all you want to do is put your feet up - but what is there to watch this Christmas? Northern Lights are on the case, with our list of Christmas specials on this year.
Our favourite detective and high functioning sociopath, Sherlock, is back in business with not one but three feature length episodes. With Moriarty now dead the stage is open on BBC1 for the new baddie who the team has described as ‘the darkest villain we’ve ever written’. This year, Mrs Brown’s Boys is on BBC1 […]
Everyone is planning parties for the holidays. However what can you play that will suit nearly everyone’s taste? Northern Lights have come up with this Christmas Wish list that will help you out of this time old dilemma. All I Want For Christmas Is You – Fifth Harmony An old classic is given a new […]