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Kindness Is Not Just For Christmas

It's true that the holidays can bring out the good in all of us. Whether it is picking out the perfect ornament to place...

I Phone Therefore I Am

In 2016 owning a smartphone is the norm - it’s expected. IPhones are practically a badge of respectability with the general consensus being: if...
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The Current: Whose Christmas Is It, Anyway?

For the second edition of The Current, Sydney Kauffman explores the reach of Christmas with Liam Macdevitt and Hannah-Mariam Chowdhury Film editing by Pamela Kokoszka  

Surgery Abroad: The Language Barrier

Over 50,000 UK adults had cosmetic surgery in 2015, which was 13% more than the year before. This is partly because the pressure to be perfect...

Time For A Cuppa

You may have noticed that some of the athletes at the Olympic Games in Rio this summer were covered in bizarre circular marks. It...

Don’t Pretend I’m Offended By Christmas

With the festive season fast-approaching, I am more than merely excited for the joyous atmosphere associated with Christmas. Not that I am a Christian....

Student vs Apprentice: the real deal

Three years or longer, university can seem like a very long time for, sometimes, not much at all. The fees can skyrocket to over...

What Is The ‘Ab Crack’?

So what on earth is an ‘ab crack’? Some kind of drug? Exercise move? New gym equipment? Hate to be the bearer of bad news but...
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Say What You Think, OK?

Freedom of Speech is one of those things that most people say they agree with. But what does it really mean and what are...

Sun Down For Chrisp Street?

As the sun rises over Chrisp Street Market, the area feels suspended between night and day - in the same way as the buildings here are...

Repercussions of Brexit and Trump

This has been a year of dramatic change in political and social landscapes. The world screamed for change but the changes that came about...
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Skating On Wet Ice

The Broadgate Ice Rink has just opened for winter, and I went down there to film the Christmas season getting off to a slippery start....

Outdoor Workouts For Winter

Now that winter is in full swing, you may be tempted to hang up your exercise gear till spring. Well, think again, because this...

Thinking Beyond The North-South Divide

Great Estates: Putting Communities At The Heart Of Regeneration is a study of what could and should be done to breathe life back into...
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Remembrance Day: Observing The Tradition

When the clock strikes 11 on 11 November, voices are meant to hush, feet halt and heads drop in solemn remembrance of all the...

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