The Nightmare Before Christmas – Halloween or Christmas film?

One of Disney’s most successful, yet unusual, films is the classic The Nightmare Before Christmas. Released in 1993, this stop-motion treat directed by famous director Tim Burton has caused great controversy over the years – is it a Halloween or...

/ 25th December 2017

Thoughts on the First Feedback Forum

13th of November, 2017. 14:00. Queens Building. Room 1.12.  Walking into the big lecture hall where the very first session of the newly installed student Feedback Forums was taking place I immediately noticed a variety of surprising things: One, a...

/ 23rd December 2017

Meet Amika George: the teenager campaigning to eradicate period poverty in the UK

A campaign is gaining support of celebrities, thousands of people online, and MP’s, challenging the Prime Minister to put an end to period poverty. The eighteen-year-old from North London who started it all speaks to Renuka Odedra. Discussions on the...

/ 15th December 2017

Demi Lovato’s Tell Me You Love Me Provides Modern Outlook on Love Songs

In this next instalment of Disney starlet Demi Lovato’s music career, she has made it clear she’s done making pop music. Despite her fifth studio album ‘Confident’ containing just a few of her most successful tracks to date, in July...

/ 11th December 2017

The More Obscure on Netflix

One of the most decisive moments in life is being faced with the ever-growing options on Netflix! So, I’ve compiled a little list of films and TV shows that I think will definitely be worth your time.   Get Me Roger...

/ 8th December 2017

Leicester Hosts its First Christmas Market

If you wanted something different to do today, I highly suggest taking a walk into town to New Market Square and give Leicester’s Christmas Market a visit. With 40 stalls set up in those oh-so adorable chalets, the market is sure to be the...

/ 8th December 2017

Morrissey Causes Controversy with 11th Solo Album

Low in High School – album review  Morrissey has always been one of the most controversial figures in the music industry since we met him during 1982 when he was the frontrunner of the band The Smiths. 35 years later,...

/ 8th December 2017