Wild Camping, a Summer Essential

Throughout the year, Scotland is constantly undermined as a place to travel due to its tendency for bitterly cold temperatures and pouring rain. As summer arrives this couldn’t be further from the truth – in the sunshine, Scotland is idyllic and quite possibly the best place to camp in the world. In the height ofContinue reading “Wild Camping, a Summer Essential”

Review: Paramore – After Laughter

If you somehow avoided that awkward wannabe emo phase in your mid teens then you probably wouldn’t have been that fussed with Paramore. But for me, Paramore has a special place in my heart. While I no longer obsess over them or have a die-hard desire to be exactly like Hayley Williams, the band’s pintContinue reading “Review: Paramore – After Laughter”

In Praise of Art School Degree Shows

Photo from Dundee University Fancy gazing upon a larger than life iron rocking horse? Or are Renoir-style photographs of nude people frolicking in nature more your style? You can find both (in the same room, no less) at an art degree show – needless to say, there’s something for everyone. Having finished another exam period,Continue reading “In Praise of Art School Degree Shows”

Who should you vote for? Part 2/2

So let’s have a look at the other main players in this election! If you haven’t seen the first part of this article click here! https://gyoumagazine.wordpress.com/2017/05/20/who-should-you-vote-for-a-quick-guide-to-the-2017-snap-election-part-12/ Scottish Nationalist Party (aka SNP) Brexit: They have been pushing against May arguing that the Brexit result in Scottish constituencies should be respected, and so, Scotland should be givenContinue reading “Who should you vote for? Part 2/2”

Who should you vote for? A quick guide to the 2017 snap election! (Part 1/2)

June 23rd 2016, I sat at my friend’s house in the US, watching the referendum results unfold. The six pack of watery Bud lite didn’t last me too long that night, without saying much on what I though of the results. Since then we have seen seen Theresa May take the reigns over as PrimeContinue reading “Who should you vote for? A quick guide to the 2017 snap election! (Part 1/2)”

The Importance of Voting

In a post-Brexit world, one thing is clear: voting makes a difference. Last summer’s shock result, with the majority of the British population voting to leave the EU, was only the start of a tumultuous 2016. In November, Donald Trump was elected president of the United States, again leaving rational thinkers dumbfounded. However, the messageContinue reading “The Importance of Voting”

BBC 3 Drama ‘Clique’ Review

Clique is the chic new drama on BBC three online, which begins with following friends-from-home Holly and Georgia as they try and navigate the first few weeks of University life studying Economics in Edinburgh. However, all is not what it seems in the fun new world they believe they have entered into. This dark drama encapsulatesContinue reading “BBC 3 Drama ‘Clique’ Review”

When the Library Lunch just won’t cut it…

  We’ve all been there – it’s 1pm in the library, your concentration’s slipping and you’ve got a hunger that a Fraser building egg-mayo just isn’t going to satisfy. As students, there’s nothing we love  better than a good lunch-deal; they’re quick, good value for money and perfect for refueling on a busy day atContinue reading “When the Library Lunch just won’t cut it…”