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To Die For, is to die for.

By Phoebe Cox / October 19, 2021
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The venue is central to Mansfield town, across from Regent News and where Vinyl Lounge used to be. Mansfield Market and Four Seasons Shopping Centre are nearby. It is spacious inside, with seating available outside, and a devilish menu ‘to die for.’  This afternoon, I stopped off for a bite to eat and a much-needed…

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Cakefield Cakes Tea Room: A Platter of Pleasley

By Phoebe Cox / June 8, 2021
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I was kindly invited down to Gemma’s lovely tea room, which resides within the heart of Pleasley and is located by a calming scenic view of the waterfront as passing ducks, swans, and geese swim by… Sitting outside felt like having a front-row seat to a nature reserve. It certainly enhances its location and adds…

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PUSHING BUTTONS: THE ALTERNATIVE SOUND OF RICKY

By Phoebe Cox / June 7, 2021
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Ricky Boot is a local producer, who is self-releasing an EP on June 11th and is kindly offering 5 free digital downloads to anyone who follows him on Instagram and messages him with #MansfieldOnTheMap. Ricky will drop 5 of you a code, so you can have a listen to Pushing Buttons before its official release,…

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My Imaginary Friend, Reece Fell Over

By Phoebe Cox / June 6, 2021
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I first connected with Reece over Instagram, upon a shoutout for local musicians for an upcoming creative feature. However, upon chatting and listening to Reece’s music, I felt like an interesting local character with such a unique sound, was a great solo feature that would bring creativity and community to life! It felt like a…

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The Trove – Dinglehoppers & Whosits and Whatsits: The Little Mermaid ‘meets’ Mansfield

By Phoebe Cox / June 5, 2021
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‘The Trove is my little sanctuary, Dinglehoppers salon, cruelty free, eco & vegan friendly, plus my workshop for Whosits & Whatsits handmade products.’ Jo’s garden sanctuary remains the perfect slice of paradise. The Little Mermaid meets Mansfield. I love it. Jo has been hairdressing for 11 years this summer, but only recently ventured into her…

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MIND-FULL? MINDFUL?

By Phoebe Cox / April 25, 2021
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Mental health is incredibly important, especially when it comes to our overall health and well-being, but sadly it often gets overlooked or neglected, and many of us (myself included) forget to take care of ourselves in one of the most crucial ways. I am by no means a mental health expert and I would never…

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