Lifestyle

Best Advent Calendars that Aren’t Chocolate

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You’ve got beauty treats, mini candles, tea and pet festive calendars to choose from this year. ...

‘Tis the sea-sun… to seek out Tynemouth’s market

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We students don’t know how good we’ve got it up here in Newcastle. Too often weekends can go to waste, as we sit wallowing in our workload and spending every waking minute...

Stack: the shipping containers unpacked

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Just when we think Newcastle cannot welcome another bar, club or eatery, several conjoined shipping containers crop up in the middle of the toon. Within these tin walls are a...

Podcast of The Week: Lifestyle and Health

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Podcasts have become a very popular form of entertainment recently, with a lot of people tuning in whilst commuting to university, doing work in the library, or waiting for...

What happens when your close friend’s life changes

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Holly shares this story to raise awareness for Evie’s campaign for life-altering immunotherapy treatment In 2016, one of my closest friends Evie was diagnosed with a brain...

Unbe-leaf-able hacks for getting cosy this autumn

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It’s finally sweater season so dig out your oversized wooly jumper and get ready to slip on your fluffy socks and get snug for autumn. Now the nights are drawing in and the...

Post vegan week

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Vegan food isn’t hard to track down in Newcastle. Apps like Happy Cow or Trip Adviser can help you find your local options, but I find that most menus cater to herbivore...

It’s time to be productive

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It’s that time of year where there are mid-module assessments and tests coming at you left right and centre, forcing the sad realisation that it’s time to get your shit...

Has stress finally kicked in?

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It really is that time again. The nights are getting darker and the mornings are getting colder, making it just that little bit harder to get up for 9ams. Every student will...

A social media detox?

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Research shows that having a social media detox has an advantage on your well being. How true is that? Amy finds out for us. ...