Insight: ‘Don’t blame knives – blame The Simpsons!’

This March saw the Home Office turn to the creative agency FCB Inferno to commission a series of hard-hitting real-life stories warning young people against knives. The £1.35m campaign targets 10 to 21-year-olds on social media and digital TV channels. The campaign featured the real-life stories of three young people, two of them black. https://www.pinterest.com.au/pin /225039312614816570/ Youth knife crime is horrendous and the government is, at least, trying to do something to beat it. Sure, they have played a part in the massive problem many urban communities face most urgently today: devastating government cuts. Over the…

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6 Top Tips for Coping with Fresher Pressure

So the time has come to spread your wings and leave the nest. You’re excited, but the nerves have also started to kick in. Plus Mum’s already crying and Dad’s cursing because you’re driving in circles, frantically trying to find campus. But don’t panic. These simple tips and reminders will make sure that you quickly settle into University life, and make the most of your Fresher’s experience.   TIP #1: EVERYONE is in the same boat Although it might seem like Amy from upstairs has already made a million friends and she’s only been here 2 minutes, she will definitely…

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