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Bestival – The Future Is Now

Image: Stevie Gedge [Bryony Wharfe | Contributing Writer] I remember thinking once the fireworks were high in the sky and rain was pouring down my face that these were the best four days of my life. Just 11 months later and I’m not too far away from Bestival 2016, adding another amazing four days to my…


Holiday Destinations for Students on a Budget

Image: Ayo Busari [Mohammed Ayo Busari | Contributing Writer] Whether you’re looking for a quick beach relaxation, or you want to explore somewhere that is a bit calm with the best meals than your usual Mcdonalds in The Galleria (a perfectly respectable alternative), we have sourced the globe for the cheapest holiday choices for 2016. #1 São…

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Electric Daisy Carnival 2016: Review

Feature image: Insomniac  [Tobi Olasupo | Photography Manager] After travelling from Mexico to New York and Las Vegas, the Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) has now returned to the United Kingdom after a history-making event last year. With major acts such as Avicii, Martin Garrix, DJ EZ, Axwell /\ Ingrosso, Andy C and more, EDC was…

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Exploring Peru through Herts Success

[Bryony Wharfe | Contributing Writer] On the 2nd June 2016 me and 10 other students from the University of Hertfordshire set off to Peru from Heathrow airport. 24 hours of plane journeys and stop offs later, we landed in Lima ready to enjoy the next 18 days. We applied to go on this trip earlier…

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Born Without Racism

[Bryony Wharfe | Contributing Writer] The kids shout her name as she enters the classroom and they all run over stroking her braids. I’m in a small village near the Andes in Peru with some Univeristy of Hertfordshire students on a volunteering trip, and the children are all in love with this one girl, Vicky,…

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LUH: Spiritual Songs for Lovers to Sing: Album Review

  [April Wilson | TV Director] LUH (which stands for Lost Under Heaven) consists of Ellery Roberts and Ebony Hoorn. Ellery is familiar to some for being the frontman of WU LYF. Ebony is an audio-visual artist based in Amsterdam, where the pair now live, and co-directed the new video for ‘I&I’ with Florian Joahn….


Brexit Breaks Britain

[Thomas Boon | Contributing Writer] On Thursday 23rd July 2016, Britain went to the polling station, the question in mind not “Who should represent you in government?” but instead, “Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?”. By a marginal majority of 51.9 per cent to 48.1…


Female Inventors You Should Have Learnt About in School

Image: [Bryony Wharfe | Contributing Writer] Everyone knows about Thomas Edison and his invention of the light bulb, Alexander Bell and his marvellous telephone, even Nikola Tesla who forged fluorescent light bulbs, X-rays, radios, lasers, wireless communication and limitless free energy (seriously this man is the bomb), but what about women? Which famous female inventors…

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