Benefits of living with indoor plants at university

The world recently observed National Indoor Plant Week, which took place between the 17th and 23rd of September. In honour of this, it seems important to discuss both the health and the personal benefits that result from introducing indoor plants into houses. Particularly, within uni halls or houses. As a houseplant/succulent/cacti enthusiast, it’s always been a point of interest to me, and it would be great to promote the benefits and positive lifestyle changes from indoor plants! As stated on the National Indoor Plant Week website, “The oxygen doesn’t arrive until the plants do!”. Clean air is a great benefit…

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Lomography

  They’ve done it again. Lomography have brought out a simple use film camera, offering analogue madness at our disposal!   Students, you seriously need to get your hands on one of these. Summer is slowly creeping up on us, so why not get your hands on these pocket sized film disposable cameras to spice up your summer pics?   With pre-loaded film, this pocket-sized disposable camera makes film photography easier than ever. With three different Lomography films (Colour Negative, Black & White and LomoChrome Purple) the choice is yours as to what you want to experiment with! Getting the…

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Top 10 April Fool’s pranks for every student house!

In case you haven’t noticed the date due to copious amounts of studying and er, partying, then you’ll now realise that April Fool’s day is upon us. Although most people may think that April Fool’s mainly involves pranks like cling-filming toilet seats or swapping jars of sugar for table salt, it’s actually a great opportunity to have fun at uni with your housemates. Of course Student Wire doesn’t endorse causing harm to property or people (whether mentally or physically), so we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 pranks to play on your housemates that will cause laughs but not damage! …

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Echo Falls Wine

Echo Falls have hit back with more budget friendly, fine tasting and high in quality wine. What more could us students want? Echo falls have released a Merlot Red Wine, and a Chardonnay White. The Merlot is the perfect accompaniment for the current winter weather when all you want to do is curl up by the fire and enjoy life’s comforts… The Chardonnay is an elegant classic that can be enjoyed all year round! Echo Falls Merlot Echo Falls Merlot is perfect for the typical student days, where the thought of work and library and leaving the comfort of your couch seems a bit too…

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The Ultimate Student Speaker – Intempo

Intempo Tailgate LED Bluetooth  Speaker. Intempo have officially kicked it up a notch with this LED speaker. Perfect for both a chilled night in, or our wild student parties!  The speaker has a built-in rechargable battery, meaning you can plug it in whenever, and get it ready before you go. The wireless bluetooth connection enables any smartphone, tablet or mp3 player to connect wherever you are, as long as you’re within a range of 10m – which is pretty impressive?!? With a 10W front speaker and LED lights, it really has the power to make any occasion a party!  The speaker…

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