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Mind your language

University is a diverse, multi-cultural hub and can offer so many opportunities to experience new languages, customs, and cultures. However, in those first few weeks,...

Spuddy love

There's nothing better than receiving an unexpected delivery, especially when it turns out to be a message from a loved one. A new business venture...

The maintenance loan rush

Student loan day. The most sacred date in every student’s calendar by a mile. You’ve already spent half of it before it arrives thanks...

Deal or no deal – A look at Brexit

The stock market is an integral part of our infrastructure as a society which, thanks to The Wolf of Wall Street, most of us...

Bake Off on Channel 4: No soggy bottoms here

Undeniably the jewel in the crown of British TV, The Great British Bake Off is back with a vengeance. After its move to Channel...

Eating Disorders in the Fashion Industry

As the iconic scene in The Devil Wears Prada dictates, the fashion industry has had a huge effect on everyday life since Eve ate...

The Ghosts of Freshers Past

Oh Fresher’s Week. The gateway to a year of university life, an opportunity to blow off steam before the hard work begins or, in...

Review: the Young Vic’s ‘Yerma’

Broadcast live from the Young Vic theatre, Simon Stone’s reworking of Federico García Lorca’s play, Yerma, can be summed up in two words; brutally chaotic....

Magic comes to Gandy Street

Friday 25th August will witness the opening of a Harry Potter themed bar, The Cauldron Inn, on none other than Exeter’s Gandy Street, rumoured to...

Summer Blues

So this is it. Exams are finished, room’s packed up, student loan is spent. Filled with empty promises of summer rendezvous and without any...