Results day flashback

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Having just recently graduated from university, my A Level results day really does seem like a lifetime ago, but the memory will forever remain implanted in my brain…both fondly and unfortunately! Collecting your results can be a hugely nerve-wracking day, especially when you know that your future at whichever university you have chosen lies on that little piece of paper inside the envelope you’re now holding in your hands. On my results day, back in 2011, I definitely experienced a bad case of the nerves, yet instead of making me fret and panic uncontrollably, it just made me incompetently clumsy…

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Beauty essentials this summer

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Summer hit the UK with a blast this year. The weather was so hot that people were getting a better tan staying at home than they would have done if they had gone abroad. Whether you’ve stayed in the UK or hit sunny shores of wherever in the world there are some beauty essentials that you will need to stay healthy and look great this summer. First product essential for this weather is sunscreen! This is a must as sunscreen protects your skin from the sun’s harmful UVA and UVB rays. Both rays expose your skin to the sun causing…

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The heels vs. flats debate

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I’ve learnt from experience that a night out in heels often results in a horrific walk, heels in hand by the end of the night and most likely glass in your foot. Since I started uni two years ago, I must have warn heels on three nights out maximum – one of which resulted in me falling head first down a flight of stairs, with a few days of concussion to follow (although I blame the spilt drink on the stairs, not the heels and alcohol combination) Throughout my first year I saw people go from heels on every night…

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One of Croatia’s iconic festivals – Unknown 2014

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Bought to you by Soundchannel – the people behind Hideout. Unknown Festival is another one of the thriving Croatian party scenes that decorate summer 2014. Situated within a forest, on a beach and on various boat trips – just a few short bus journeys from the various airports, this years Unknown is sure to rival it’s many competitors that take place in the historic country. With the likes of Disclosure, Chvrches, London Grammar and many other artists playing across the number of magical stages teamed with boat parties, paint fights and many other surprises hidden around every corner it is…

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Why an Apprenticeship could be for you

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Many young people will have very different ideas of what they want to do after completing their A Levels. While some choose the world of work, others will have their heart set on University. However, another route – apprenticeships – are currently enjoying a boom in popularity among young people. New data from research company ICM reveals that 54% of young people in England would choose to do an Apprenticeship if one were available, while the same study found that employers find apprentices 15% more employable than young people with other qualifications. With more than 510,000 people starting an apprenticeship…

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