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Reading Time: 6 minutes You’d think in a city with more than 8 million people, meeting someone wouldn’t be that hard. Well, you would be wrong. Despite the sheer number of people living in the city, it can still be really difficult to meet someone. This can be for a whole host of reasons, including working long hours or just having a small social group. With this in mind, we want to help you get out there with our…

Reading Time: 5 minutes No matter where you come from, it’s relatively safe to say that university will be the best three years of your life. This is especially true if you want to study in London. But are you even remotely prepared? Here are ten things every student needs for an excellent first year at university. Take a day to explore your surroundings Instagram @snipova_official Never doubt how much you can discover just by walking down the street.…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Shoreditch is known as THE hipster place in London, located in the east end. While Shoreditch itself is amazing on weekdays, you’ve never experienced Shoreditch fully until it is Sunday – the markets! All these markets are for free – no entrance fees. Now the question is, which market should you visit if you only have one Sunday to spend in Shoreditch? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Take a stroll with us in these top 3 must-visit-markets in Shoreditch: 1. Columbia Flower Market @inbloom152…

Reading Time: 5 minutes So you are eager to start university, and you are moving into student halls soon? At this point, you probably have a million questions. Well, that’s totally normal! It’s all part of the adventure into the unknown. Many people say that these are the best years of your life – and they’re not wrong! You will meet lots of new friends and learn many life lessons, some good, some not so good (*cough* sambuca hangovers…

Reading Time: 4 minutes We all love a couple of lazy Sundays, sitting on the sofa watching Netflix. But being, stuck at home we all get bored. There’s always a lack of things to do and you might find yourselves wishing you were out and about with your mates. However, with a low budget you can find it hard getting creative and thinking up new things to do with friends and active ways to get out and about. Luckily for you we have…

Reading Time: 5 minutes During Lockdown we have revived our love of pub quizzes. Having your friends and family on group calls can be so much fun, but do you also find it can be a nightmare? Trying to hear from everybody, when people are talking over each other is just not the same as seeing people in person. Especially when you’re trying to get updates about everyone lives, and there’s always that one person who won’t stop talking about…

Reading Time: 8 minutes When you walk into a bedroom you immediately get a sense of what the person who lives there is like. This impression may well be wrong, and we know most often they are, but what is important about impressions are the feelings that they come with. The way you feel when you sit in your room can largely be impressed upon by what your room is like. Empty and plain can be depressing. Cosy and lively can…

Reading Time: 4 minutes We all thought that all this working from home would be a dream of milk and honey, but the reality has been a challenge, to say the least. Your PJs are your new office wear (in the best of the cases), and your office becomes, well let’s be honest, your bed. Before you know it, you’ve stopped taking showers, and your email is full again because you just finished a 5-hour YouTube marathon. It’s probably…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Just because the class of 2020 have been robbed of their graduation ceremonies this summer does not mean we can’t celebrate in style. We’ve all worked tirelessly for our degrees and we deserve some recognition for the hours spent slaving away in the library writing essays and revising for exams. But having an at home graduation does have its perks: you can make it more personal and suited to your style. So, here is your guide to throw…