Could one of the UK’s best apprenticeship schemes change your life?

The Oil and Gas Technical Apprentice Programme (OGTAP) could be your dream ticket to a fulfilling career with top training and prospects, opportunities for travel and a generous salary. After applying and being accepted, you’ll embark on a four-year apprenticeship programme, managed by OPITO and the Engineering Construction Training Board (ECITB), learning – and earning […]

The Big Interview: James Arthur

After some time away from the limelight, James Arthur is back – and 2018 is set to be the singer’s year. The Say You Won’t Let Go hit maker took some time out ahead of his UK tour to talk fame, second chances and mental health with Source. It’s been quite a year for James […]

Fill your beans at the Glasgow Coffee Festival 2018

If you love nothing more than a piping hot cuppa joe in the morning, elevenses, lunch, and dinner then you’re going to be all over the Glasgow Coffee Festival. ☕️ Back for its fifth year, the festival will celebrate all things coffee over two days in May. Taking place at The Briggait the event is […]

Source’s picks for the Glasgow Film Festival

The world-class Glasgow Film Festival kicks off this Wednesday so to celebrate we’ve rounded up our top picks for the fest. Isle of Dogs Wednesday 21st February, 10pm, GFT, 15+ Indie darling Wes Anderson is opening the GFF with his new film Isle of Dogs. Like Fantastic Mr. Fox, this is another stop-motion animation destined […]

Introducing… Lewis Capaldi

He played a sold-out gig at the iconic King Tut’s before he’d even released a single, performed in front of a massive crowd at last year’s TRNSMT, and he spent an epic month-long writing and recording trip in the States – it’s all going pretty well for Bathgate native Lewis Capaldi. We caught up with […]

Muggles rejoice! Glasgow’s first Harry Potter shop is opening tomorrow

Glasgow’s very first Harry Potter shop is opening its doors tomorrow and we can’t wait. Clause 73 will open for us muggles in the morning and it looks like it’ll be a haven for fans as we wait impatiently until November for the next dose of movie magic. The real Potterheads among you will know […]

Throwback Thursday – Childhood games

Sit down kids we’re going back in time once again, this time we’re heading outside to the big bad world. Back in the day when we didn’t have phones or a mountain of social media accounts kids would play in the mud, make up weird games, and only stop playing when it was dinner time. […]

A Glasgae Valentine’s on the cheap

Whether you can’t wait for it or you just can’t wait for it to be over, Valentine’s Day is officially here. While love is free, Valentine’s can cost a lot. If you’re still looking for something to do with bae, want a fun day with your pals, or just a cheap way to treat yo’ […]

Flippin’ good recipes for Pancake Day

With Valentine’s day on the horizon, we almost forgot something much more important: Pancake Day! Who needs a romantic dinner, when you can create the perfect pancake stack to binge on. Here are our flippin’ delicious suggestions. The healthy pancakes The flip can be tricky as fluffy perfection can quickly turn to mushy scrambled eggs, […]

The Americans hit Glasgow

Originally from Los Angeles, The Americans are an old school rock n’ roll band with a distinctly contemporary feel. Their sound is sentimental and sincere, heavy with a noodling guitar line and often backed with a banjo. The music is influenced by the musical history of the band members, who have known each other a […]

What’s on in Glasgow this weekend

You’ve got that Friday feeling so it’s time to ditch the essay and shelve your notebooks – it’s fun time. There’s a lot happening in the heart of Glasgow this weekend for you to stick your teeth into. Pizzas on the cheap, a Grease pop-up and one very famous rapper is heading to town to […]

Share the Valentine’s Day luv with Queen B

OK ladies, now let’s get in formation to grab the hottest V Day goodies out there. 💖 Single ladies to loved up gals Queen B is here to help you channel the best Valentine’s Day fashion so you’re looking on point all day ‘erryday. What better way to celebrate the day of love than stocking […]

Hitting the road with Aleem

In under a year Chicago based singer songwriter, Aleem has made big waves in the music industry. Not only has he toured with some of the biggest names in pop – Little Mix anyone? – but he’s also had over four million streams on Spotify, all this before he’s released an album. Having the top […]

How Better than Zero is changing the hospitality industry

The state of the hospitality and service industry is at an all time low. Young people are being shafted – through low pay, precarious hours, and even harassment and danger to one’s health. Does this sort of thing sound familiar? Have you had shifts cancelled with no warning? Have you or a friend been fired […]

The Pros and Cons of Choosing an HMO Licenced Flat

Now that the second semester of university has begun and another wave of essay writing and exam preparation is upon us, the time has come to start thinking about living arrangements for next year. Do you want to stay where you are? Are you already desperate to escape a nightmare flatmate? Or are you currently […]

Let’s go to the movies… February 2018

Den of Thieves 2 February Gerard Butler is back with this gritty crime saga. Following the lives of an elite unit part of the LA County Sheriff’s Department who try to bring the criminals behind the state’s most successful bank robberies to justice. An action-packed start to February with what is sure to be yet […]

New to Netflix… February 2018

8 Mile 1 February It’s safe to say Eminem’s music career is dwindling – heard that Ed Sheeran song yet? Let’s remember the good ‘ol days of Eminem and one of the best, hard hitting biographical films out there – 8 Mile. That’s right, Eminem’s life story is being immortalised in Netflix filled with the […]

From LA to Glasgow with Don Broco

Don Broco are back with a bang. The band’s latest album Technology is a hotpot of everything fans have come to expect from the British rockers: metal, rock, pop, punk, funk, and hip-hop influences are all there in a loud, riotous explosion of catchy hooks. It’s also their most inventive and downright fun record to […]

TRNSMT R U Mine?

I bet you look good on the TRNSMT stage. Do you wanna know who has been announced as the next headliner? Are you buzzin’ to see this band when the sun goes down? Best be sure not to act like a mardy bum if you miss out on tickets. If you haven’t picked up on […]

Grab your tier-one TRNSMT tickets fast

As the dark, cold winter days seem to drag on forever it’s normal to start dreaming about summer. Hopefully the sun (possibly) will make an appearance as beer gardens open up and that means only one thing. Festival season is about to start – enter TRNSMT. Glasgow’s answer to Glastonbury, TRNSMT was a roaring success […]

Throwback Thursday – Retro tech

We’ll let you into a secret: Apple didn’t invent the first wearable electronic device that you could play games on, it was actually Bill Gates and his crew. This week images were leaked of Microsoft’s cancelled Xbox Watch that was being prototyped in 2013 – two years before the first iPhone watch. Busted. Since then, […]

Turns out Rabbie Burns is one of us

Today people across Scotland will be stuffing their faces with haggis and probably indulging in a dram or two – it’s only right on Robert Burns Day. One of the most famous names to come out of Scotland, sorry Paolo, Rabbie Burns brought some pretty gloomy poems to the world. Twisted poetry isn’t the only thing […]

Lily Allen is here to make Glasgow smile

Glasgow is pulling all the big names in for gigs this year. We recently revealed that pop royalty Britney Spears is heading to Glasgow, and now LDN gal, Lily Allen, has announced some intimate shows. It’s been four long years since the Smile singer performed in Glasgow so tickets are sure to be snapped up […]

Ex-Kaiser Chiefs’ Nick Hodgson Tours Debut Album

We chat with singer/songwriter and former Kaiser Chief, Nick Hodgson about why songwriting is more magical then touring, why he likes to write in his PJs, and why he’s keen to collaborate with Harry Styles. You studied media at university – was the end goal always music or did you want to work in the […]

Britney Spears is coming to Glasgow in August

Britney Spears is performing in Glasgow this August! This is exactly the kind of news we need to brighten up a dark and miserable January. It’s been six long years since the Toxic singer has toured in the UK (although she did pop over the pond in 2016 for a one-off performance) and she’ll be […]

Dante are on the cusp of something big

Five years after the release of their debut album, Scottish indie six-piece, Dante, are back with their sophomore album, I Wear Your Weight With Mine out on 9th March. The band received a lot of attention for their blend of indie rock and traditional folk, and with contributors Frightened Rabbit’s Andy Monghan, the band are […]

Pizza-sharing feast at Toni’s Pizzeria this weekend!

If you love your pals, but you love pizza just as much, why not check out the new carbs-heavy basement paradise at Toni’s Pizzeria? The popular Glasgow pizza joint is expanding their premises and their menu – with a whole new menu dedicated to sharing dishes with your mates. The delicious variety on offer covers […]

Throwback Thursday: Harry Potter

We heart Harry Potter – we’re still reading the books, watching the films and getting sorted into Hogwarts houses. Children across the world sit and wait patiently for their Hogwarts acceptance letters when they hit eleven years old. We’re pretty sure ours got lost in the owl mail. Both kids and adults can’t get enough […]

Goodbye hangovers and hello Glasgow Hang Challenge!

Half-way through January and that vegan diet went out the window for most of us and dry January was a well-meaning idea. Health has been replaced by hangovers, but when was the last time you got paid to have one? Never? Well it’s time for a different type of hang, one that could win you […]

Fighting food waste through freebies

Would you willingly throw some cash directly into the bin? I’d imagine not, but that’s basically what you’re doing when it comes to food waste. You might not think much when you empty those gross kitchen shelves of sagging packets of spinach and loaves of stale bread, but it’s part of a global problem of […]

DIY beauty recipes for your January

So, it’s mid-January now, and the luxury of Christmas spending seems all too far away. However, the chilly and unforgiving weather certainly isn’t, and if you’re getting less enchanted with your Nivea gift set by the day it might seem tough to think about how to look after your skin. So, what’s to be done […]

Throwback Thursday: Games 🎮

Everyone had a favourite game when they were a kid. We’re not talking about playing tig in the park here, we’re talking retro video games. Some of the classics still get played to this day and with the questionable graphics, repetitive music and addictive play, we’re not surprised. 🎮 PAC-MAN The most popular game of […]

A new arcade and ramen bar is coming to Glasgow!

The fact that another ramen restaurant is opening in Glasgow will hardly be ground-breaking news to local residents. With the likes of Ichiban, Ramen Dayo, and Temaki, the city can boast of having some of the best Japanese restaurants in Scotland. So, what makes R-CADE stand out from the crowd? Situated in the East End, […]

Figuring it out with Royal Blood

Ben Thatcher (left) and Mike Kerr Partying with purple painted toenails and dreams of driving a Rolls Royce – there’s more to Royal Blood than electrifying rock songs. Stepping on the Royal Blood rollercoaster the exhilarating ride of selling out arenas is not lost as drummer Ben Thatcher tells us. There are worse ways to […]

Let’s go to the movies… January 2018

All the Money in the World 5 January This mystery follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and his mother’s attempts to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. As the kidnappers become more hostile and violent the rush to rescue John intensifies. Be prepared for edge-of-your-seat viewing in this intense drama. […]

New to Netflix… January 2018

Friends: Season 1 – 10 1 January How you doin’? This is not a drill folks, Friends is coming to Netflix. We repeat FRIENDS IS COMING TO NETFLIX. And breathe. The series that everyone loves to watch over and over again – from the very first introduction of the gang to the last hurrah where […]

Throwback Thursday: Sweets 🍬

Stop pretending that now we’re in January it’s time for a clean slate and healthy eating, ‘cos it ’aint happening. Why would anyone want to give up the comforting hug of a sugar rush after eating one too many Quality Street chocs? Nobody in their right mind would do that to themselves – and to […]

Celebrity Big Brother does girl power 

Here come the girls of the Celebrity Big Brother house! That’s right, girl power reigns supreme in the CBB house this year as an all female line-up entered the house for us to watch and critique their every move.     A unique start to the series saw an all female group of housemates to mark the 100th anniversary of women over 30 given the right to vote – […]

The 2017 Roundup

Fair enough, there is still a week of 2017 to go, but we’re SO excited for 2018. There have been some serious highs and lows this year, with Brexit literally dominating everything. Again. Despite the lows and the losses, there have been some pretty good moments throughout the year. 2017 delivered elections, a new iPhone, […]

Ridiculous resolutions

The countdown to 2018 is officially on. What will the new year bring? What goals will you achieve? Will you and your cutie pie crush finally get it on? The options are limitless and it’s almost too much to handle. We need a lie down. Back to it, this is the time of year to […]

Throwback Thursday – music of 2017

New faces, iconic returns and a specific boy band releasing solo tracks – this year has been packed to the brim with tunes. Love her or loath her, T Swift made a triumphant return and we’re all still asking what we made her do. Sisters HAIM released their second album, Dua Lipa was doing it […]

Scarlett’s powerful selfie

Everyone loves a filter – Valencia, anyone? The internet is a wonderful place filled with pugs, kittens and Harry Styles. It can also be a very daunting place thanks to the veil of filtered selfies and false reality. You’re always living your best life online. Now, straight-talking lady of the moment Scarlett Moffatt is baring […]

The films we’re itching to see in 2018

As we recalled last week, 2017 was an absolutely belter for cinema. And while the year that gave us a new Star Wars film, Paddington 2, Baby Driver, Logan, Get Out and Dunkirk will always hold a place in our hearts, we’ve already desperate to get to the cinema in 2018. Next year promises to […]

REVIEW: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Release date: 14/12/18 Dir: Rian Johnson Cert: 12A Writing a review that doesn’t have any spoilers in it, just in case you’re one of the three people who hasn’t been to see The Last Jedi since its release on Thursday, is quite hard. But we’re going to give it our best shot – because if […]

Throwback Thursday – 2017 Films

Hard to believe there is just over two weeks left of 2017. If you’re asking yourself where this year has gone, congratulations – you’re old. Seriously though, when did time start moving so quickly? Anyway, 2017 has been a rollercoaster of a ride with, thankfully, fewer celebrities kicking the bucket. Looking at you here 2016. […]

Further your career prospects with Aldi

On the face of it, Aldi is a quirky, down-to-earth supermarket, providing its customers with great quality at discount prices. Take a look at the bigger picture and it’s quite breathtaking. We’re one of the most impressive retailers in the global business market today. With a simple goal of providing value and quality, using leaner […]

TRNSMT announce another headline act 🙌

You can’t avoid it anymore – TRNSMT is coming back and it’s coming back bigger and better than before. We’re already getting spoiled with headliners announced so far, but the latest additions feature some pretty talented homegrown acts. 🙌 American rockers The Killers will be headlining the main stage on Sunday 8 July. If that […]

Throwback Thursday – Unlikely duets

There is something quite magical when two performers come together to work on a banging tune. Rock bands to boybands, rappers and ex-girlband members joining the duet action is always on the cards. From Sonny and Cher to Blue and Elton John some duets are meant to be and others are just a little odd. […]

LIVE REVIEW: Marilyn Manson @ O2 Academy, Glasgow

“I might be a bit broken, but you can’t break me,” screamed shock-rocker Marilyn Manson as the curtain fell for his adoring fans. After suffering a terrifying injury when a prop crushed him in September, the creative mind behind Marilyn Manson didn’t let this hold him back. Instead of getting some bed rest, his full […]

Making it big with Loch Lomond Golf Club’s graduate programme

Are you dreaming of a career that offers variety and the opportunity to progress and make your mark? Loch Lomond Golf Club have lots to offer! Laura MacDonald tells us how her placement in the prestigious golf club’s graduate programme has set her up for a career for life I graduated from Glasgow Caledonian University […]

The best Saturday jobs

Yesterday, the news hit the headlines that fewer 16-year-olds than ever before have got Saturday jobs. What was once a rite of passage for teens is now the last thing on folk’s minds, as they shun stacking shelves and waiting tables in favour of relying on the Bank of Mum and Dad instead. Despite what […]

Get involved with Orkney College UHI Open Day 2017

Want to find out more about what is on offer at Orkney College UHI? Come along to our open day! It’s a great opportunity to speak to staff across our departments and see the variety of work that goes on here at Orkney College UHI. On the day there will be information on all of […]

The best Christmas jumpers

With Christmas Jumper day looming ever-nearer, you’re going to be wanting to look your best for charity if your school, if taking part in the Action for Children fundraiser this year. Gone are the days when Christmas jumpers were reserved for embarrassing parents. We’re all crazy for Christmas knits – the tackier the better. This […]

The Music of… Source Winter 2017

Got your paws on the latest issue of Source? We really have spoiled you this issue with all the talent hitting the pages. Rockers Royal Blood took time out of their tour to fill us in on what rock star life is really like. Local lads The LaFontaines are celebrating the release of their first […]

Let’s go to the movies…December 2017

The Disaster Artist 6 December James Franco returns to the big screen after what seems like an age. Teaming up with his little bro, Dave Franco, this film follows the true story of Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestro. The pair work together to finance, produce and film one of the biggest cult classic films to […]

New to Netflix… December 2017

Kick-Ass 1 December We’ve all imagined what it would be like to live the life of a superhero. Teenager Dave Lizewski makes his fantasies a reality by donning a fetching green and yellow diving suit after getting mugged. A comedy filled with drama, witty one-liners and an all-star cast. If you’ve never watched Kick-Ass before, […]

Stay sassy with NAF! Salon 💅🏼

What do piña coladas, cherry pie and fierce nails have in common? Well NAF! Salon of course, it’s only the hottest salon in Glasgow bringing some serious style to your nails and face. We caught up with owner and nail boss, Tammy Koslowski to find out what it takes to be in the UK’s coolest […]

Throwback Thursday – Britney Spears

Hey, Britney! The wonder that is Britney Spears celebrates her birthday on Saturday (2 December) and we thought, what better way to pay homage than to enjoy her hit tunes? New on the scene Britney, 2007 Britney or comeback Britney, everyone has their favourite. Not many celebs out there could have a mental breakdown, smash […]

I’m A Celebrity…Talking emotions

The most recent instalment of I’m A Celebrity… hit our screens last night and there was some pretty deep chat around the campfire. Open and frank discussions on mental health have been welcomed and celebrated this year. However, there is still a taboo on the issue of suicide. It is for this reason contestants Iain […]

Competition time with Paperchase

Those pesky mock exams are quickly sneaking up. Scary. Best to be prepared and get your notes lookin’ on fleek. We’re dishing out highlighter and Post-It note realness with a £20 Paperchase voucher – everyone knows the start of good revision comes from high quality stationery. Even if you have no plans to revise why […]

The winter issue of Source is out NOW!

It’s a week that’s FULL of exciting things. It’s almost time to crack open your advent calendar, I’m a Celeb is on every flippin’ night, the X Factor final is on its way… Oh, and there’s a new issue of Source on the go too. Woo! As well as looking mighty fine, it’s an absolutely […]

Lights on with Tom Walker

“Two years. 100 songs. 147 shows.” Singer songwriter Tom Walker has subtly worked his way into the mainstream. From touring America with The Script to getting played on Radio 1 – the only way is up. In the middle of recording his debut album, Tom filled us in on what fans can expect You’re currently […]

I’m A Celebrity… We Love Rebekah Vardy

Couple of confessions coming your way. One, we didn’t expect to become so engrossed with this year’s I’m A Celebrity… but here we are downloading the app, voting and missing nights out to watch the 12 contestants bicker over rice and beans. Two, we totally wrote off Rebekah Vardy as a girly girl who wouldn’t […]

TRNSMT Excitement

Is it too early to start a TRNSMT countdown? The transmissions are coming thick and fast from TRNSMT HQ and we want more. As the second headline act is announced, this is shaping up to be a total banger. Welsh rockers Stereophonics are making a blinder of a return, being announced as the second headline […]

Happy reading – Book Week Scotland

When was the last time you got taken away to another city, country, dimension? How long has it been since you battled dark wizards, destroyed rings, or honoured your family name on the battlefield? Sure, TV shows are cool and all but reading will take you places like never before. That’s why during this year’s […]

The LaFontaines release the hounds

The LaFontaines are pioneering their own sound with slick riffs, intelligent lyrics and cheeky charm. Straight off the back of their second album release, we caught up with rapper Kerr Okan to find out what makes The LaFontaines so unique Your new album Common Problem has just been released – how does it feel? Feels […]

The best Christmas movies

Scott Mills has officially played the first Christmas song on Radio 1, so we guess the buzz has well and truly begun. Before the shops sicken us of all things merry and you have to listen to Jingle Bells at least ten times a day, there is one thing we can all appreciate – a […]

As you were, TRNSMT

Whispers of a T in the Park return are quickly dwindling after a new festival came to town and stole the show. TRNSMT landed in Glasgow Green during the summer and – after tickets took a while to sell – it turned out to be quite the event. Now organisers are starting a new transmission […]

Throwback Thursday – Selfies 📷

From Kim K to Kanye, that famous Oscars snap to a song – selfies are a pretty big deal. But where did the selfie come from? we hear you cry. Well, contrary to Paris Hilton’s tweet claiming to have invented the selfie with her pal Britney 11 years ago, taking pictures of ourselves is actually […]

Think before you tweet

It started with Zoella. Then Alfie got hauled in. New Gay Times editor Josh Rivers lost his job over it. And now Jack Maynard has been forced to leave the jungle. What happens on the internet stays on the internet – and then the press get their paws on it, and the world implodes. Yep, […]

Anti-bullying week – a round up

The spotlight was shone on bullying this week by the Anti-Bullying Alliance. Bullying is still a big problem for young people and with the introduction of social media and technology, the nasty comments don’t stop at the school gates any more. It is for this reason awareness has to be brought to the attention of […]

Throwback Thursday – The Crocodile Hunter 🐊

Going back 11 years, there was an outgoing, funny, totally down with nature TV presenter who wasn’t afraid of getting up close and personal with animals most of us would run a mile from. Yes, the Crocodile Hunter brought the wild into our living rooms. Unfortunately, the wonder that was Steve Irwin passed away after […]

Welcome to the jungle

There’s not long to go now until ten celebrity types are sent into the Australian jungle for this year’s I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here. For three weeks, we can help influence the lives of celebrities in bush tucker trials and watch as this famous lot try and not to argue over beans and […]

5 reasons we can’t wait for Peaky Blinders season 4

Peaky Blinders is back tonight on BBC Two. It’s been over a year since we last saw Brummie gangster Thomas Shelby and his family, and we, quite frankly, wait for the series’ return. If you’ve not seen Peaky Blinders – get on Netflix quick and catch up! Set in the 1920s, Peaky Blinders is all […]

Fancy working with the BBC?

Broadcasting giants the BBC have joined forced with Young Scot to offer you an incredible opportunity to shape the corporation’s output. BBC Scotland are looking for 25 volunteers aged 14 to 25 to help them create a more youth-friendly media platform. They’re after people who have grown up surrounded by social media, the internet and […]

A very Lush Christmas

Oh the weather outside is frightful, the warm bath is so delightful, and since we’ve no place to go, bath bombs, bath bombs, bath bombs. If you’re just dusting off the last of your Lush Halloween goodies then don’t fret, because the Lush Christmas Collection has been revealed. Get the bath running and enjoy the […]

When Christmas presents give back

If you’ve been living under a rock the last couple of days, you might have missed the drama with YouTube star Zoella and her disastrous advent calendar. Asking people to spend £50 for a calendar that contains glitter and confetti is a little bit steep. If Zoella’s calendar has you in a rage, why not […]

The best Christmas adverts of all time

One of the best things about 25 December is cute Christmas adverts. With John Lewis dropping their much-anticipated  offering today (and we’re going to go against the grain and say we flipping loved it), it’s got us reminiscing at Source HQ about festive ads of years gone by. Ever since the department store’s Christmas ads […]

Throwback Thursday – TV Shows 📺

If you, like us, have binged watched Stranger Things 2 and feel a great void in your life, we’re here to help. Rocking the 80s nostalgia in Stranger Things, what better way to appreciate the good old days of television gone past than to re-watch some classic shows? 📺 The nights are drawing in and […]

Anti-Christmas advent calendar

We can’t resist it any longer – Christmas is on its way. If this fills you with joy, merriment and goodwill to all men then you’re probably v. organised already. For those of you less festive folks, there’s a new novel way to get into the not-so-Christmas spirit. You can have a wonderfully macabre Christmas […]

The return of Tamagotchi

For those of us lucky enough to grow up in the simpler times of the 90s, a celebration is on the cards. As you can guess from the title, one of the biggest toys/life experiences of the 90s is returning. Tamagotchis are set to return for a limited period of time for their 20th anniversary […]

Throwback Thursday – Winter Warmers

You’ve probably noticed it yourself but winter is finally here. Sob. The nights are drawing in quicker – seriously, it’s pitch black at 4pm – and we’re all digging out the sturdy boots and winter coats. Summer was over too quickly. To help warm you up, we’re serving you tunes that are guaranteed to make […]

Let’s go to the movies… November 2017

The Killing of a Sacred Deer 3 November Seemingly living in domestic bliss, Dr Steven Murphy is a renowned surgeon with a good reputation and happy family. That is, he did until Martin, a fatherless teen, comes to disrupt his idyllic way of life. A true thriller with twists and turns in every direction, why […]

New to Netflix… November 2017

When Harry Met Sally 1 November If you haven’t seen this classic then you’re really missing out. This is the romantic comedy to rival the rest. As college friends Harry Burns (Billy Crystal) and Sally Albright (Meg Ryan) argue if men and women can ever just be ‘friends’, it’s a case of ‘time will tell’. […]

Harry Styles is coming to the BBC

Hold on to your Chelsea boots everyone, this is not a drill. The wonder that is Harry Styles is set to star in a one-off TV show on the BBC with presenter and pal Nick Grimshaw. Coming this Thursday (2 November), there will be music, chat and comedy from the former One Direction heartthrob with […]

Talk yourself into a job

If you’re guilty of snoozing through Spanish and faffing about in French, you might want to think again about your attitude towards foreign languages. Research conducted by ForexBonuses has found that having a second language under your belt really boosts your earning potential. Sure, we might be leaving the EU, but that doesn’t mean that […]

The best Halloween makeup tutorials on YouTube

Just been invited to a Halloween party this weekend and no idea what to wear? Never fear – the good people of YouTube are here to rescue you! The video streaming site is jam-packed with incredible, creepy makeup tutorials that are perfect for the season. So dig into your makeup bag (or your sister’s) and […]

Throwback Thursday – 90s Fashion

Girl power, big hair, metallic makeup and edgy fashion – there is a lot to thank the 90s for. Spring chickens out there listen up. The 90s were a magical time, where buying CDs decided who was number one in the charts and everyone was nicely placed into their own little group – thanks to […]

Childcare gets recruitment makeover

Leaving school, deciding what to study or where to work is a whole new bag of decisions. But have you ever thought about working with children? 👶🏼 The Scottish Government has launched a new campaign encouraging more school leavers to consider a career in early learning and childcare. It is hoped the campaign will encourage […]

Top 5 Marvel movies

Thor: Ragnarok is in cinemas now (yas!), and if the reviews are to be believed, it’s nothing short of spectacular. Chris Hemsworth is back as everyone’s favourite god, and this time he’s being held captive on the planet Sakaar without his hammer. Not much fun for a guy who needs his hammer to fight the […]

The Stranger Things 2 guide

There’s not long to wait until the return of Netflix’s 80s-inspired sci-fi drama Stranger Things. Season 2 will be on the streaming site IN FULL – we know what we’re doing this weekend – this Friday (27 October), and we have a lot of questions. *Spoiler warning for season 1* When we were last in […]

Throwback Thursday – Halloween Party

Decided what you’re dressing up as this Halloween? It’s just around the corner, and there’s a spooky chill in the air. To get you right in the mood for ghouls and demons, we’re bringing you the creepiest songs about – they might even make something go bump in the night. Turn down the lights and […]

Coping with the common cold

It’s that time of year. The mornings are getting darker, you’ve had to dig out your coat from the back of the wardrobe and your Vans just won’t cut it as suitable footwear anymore. Never mind ‘winter is coming’, Jon Snow – it’s bloomin’ well here. And with the cold, dark, damp days comes the […]

UCAS lend a helping hand

There’s no denying leaving high school can be a daunting process – what are you supposed to do next? If you’re freaking out, never fear, because UCAS have launched a series of online courses to help you figure it all out. The free online courses – for teachers, advisors, parents and pupils – will guide […]

Halloween style

It’s the spookiest time of the year – and the pressure is on to be looking your best this Halloween. But if you’re not that into the whole dressing up thing, or if you’re just keen to make sure you get a nod to the season into every outfit you own, there are some pretty ways of […]

Throwback Thursday – Bond theme tunes

The name’s Bond, James Bond. Can you believe it’s nearly two years since we got our teeth into the last Bond film? We’re feeling some withdrawal symptoms. No more explosions, no more Daniel Craig coming out the water in Speedos, no more M – literally. There have been murmurs of another James Bond film on […]

Students get mentally healthy

The buzz about caring for our mental health is only getting bigger since World Mental Health Day (10 October). Now Glasgow Clyde College and SAMH have launched a Mentally Healthy College Community. The initiative was announced earlier this year, and in just four months, over 200 college staff have been trained to support the mental […]

Beauty Buzz: Glossier

It’s the US beauty brand that bloggers have been banging on about for what feels like years – and it’s finally arrived in the UK! Glossier is home to heaps of gorgeous products in simple packaging that do exactly what they say on the tin. With skincare, makeup and body products, you’ve got all your […]

Mental Health Matters

Earlier this year, mental health hit the headlines when Netflix released the controversial series 13 Reasons Why. While the show gained praise for raising awareness on teen mental health, there was also criticism and accusations of glorifying suicide. One thing it did highlight, however, was that in a world that never switches off, young adults […]