Tonight students from University Centre studying BA Fashion and Textiles showcased a diverse range of designs on the catwalk for the first time at Firstsite, to a delighted crowd. The venue has hosted the graduate show for the past three years, selling out the popular event another year running.
“A dog is for life, not just for Christmas”. This same motto has been repeated by the Dogs Trust for the last 38 years. So is it still true that the number of abandoned pets goes up over the Christmas period? Continue reading
She’s come a long way since becoming a household name as the voice of the John Lewis Christmas advert, becoming synonymous with teary eyes across the nation. Remember the sad-looking snowman? Yeah, I’m welling up too.
Tom Walker caused a stir last year, with his distinct sound that had him dubbed by BBC Radio One as ‘One to watch’ this year. With his headline tour coming up this year and an album in the making, I caught up with the singer-songwriter from Scotland before his show at The Camden Assembly. Continue reading
Women (and men) love their creams, lotions and potions, declaring a range of life-changing results- tighter, clearer and more youthful skin or sky-high lashes. Many of us don’t bat an eyelid when it comes to where our cosmetics are produced- normally we just take notice of the effect that they will have on the way we look. After seeing a Peta campaign online that showed the results on animals used for testing, I decided that my cosmetic purchases needed to be more considered. Continue reading
New ITV drama ‘Tina and Bobby’ aired tonight, full of the swinging sixties- even a pair of Hairspray inspired patent knee highs made an appearance. The new series centres on Booby Moore, the famous English football player of the sixties and seventies, based on the book by Tina Moore titled, ‘Bobby Moore: By the person who knew him best’. Continue reading