Ace that Essay – Tips for Improving Concentration and Avoiding Distractions

When you first pack up your belongings ready to descend on your university of choice, you soon become caught up in a whirlwind of parties and socialising that you forget that you actually came to learn. Yep, uni isn’t all about nights spent in the Students Union with a tequila shot or five – ahem. It’s about gaining the qualifications you need in order to progress into the career path of your choice. Sadly, how many Netflix series you can watch in a week and how few hours’ sleep you can survive on post-party aren’t the kind of things you…

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Here’s How To Save Money On Your Summer Holiday

Your exams are done, all coursework has been handed in and the prospect of a jam-packed social calendar for summer ahead. Except there’s just one problem. You’re skint. Yep, we’ve all been there as we anxiously input our pin number and felt the dread wash over us as we patiently wait for our bank balance to reveal itself on our banking app. When you’re bogged down by uni work, saying yes to every social opportunity presented to you for the summer period seems a good idea. Holiday? Yes please! Festival? Oh, go on then! Visit to a uni friend’s hometown?…

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5 Things You Need to Travel the World

Like it or not as a nation we’re all often guilty of having the ‘living for the weekend’ mentality, and the same applies to our holiday mentality too. Every year we all look forward to whatever holiday we have planned and count down the days to our next getaway. But, what if you spent longer than two weeks exploring just one destination? And instead spent three, six, nine or even a year travelling around the world?With so many corners of the globe to explore, many are swapping jumping into the 9 to 5 after college or university, and are choosing…

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Crazy UK Laws That Really Exist

The UK is known for being one of the most prim and proper countries in the world, after all it’s the home of afternoon tea (any excuse to indulge in a good cuppa and a scone), the most famous royal family, and of course our beloved M&S, but it also has its wild side too.As these rather crazy laws prove, the UK can take law making to a WHOLE new level. Keep reading to see which laws you’ve probably broken once or twice and make sure you remember them as they’re sure to crop up in a pub quiz!Winter Driving…

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A festival survival guide

Sunny skies, cider in hand, and your favourite band playing on the main stage, a festival is one of those things you simply have to do at least once in your life. Embracing the mud isn’t always easy to do at first, but with everyone in the same boat the race to survive festival life is on.From getting your head around festival safety, camping advice, beauty tips and keeping everyone updated back home we’ve rounded up a few tips to keep your festival experience a memorable one.Camping TipsIf you’ve ever been to a festival before you’ll know that in order…

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