Live Review: The Courteeners have a gig of a lifetime at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro

View this post on Instagram Wow. 55,000 tickets done today. You Lot are unreal. Insane reaction. It’s an incredible feeling to still be connecting. It seems stronger than ever from where I’m sat. Roll on Mr. November. Speechless. (Almost). God Bless The Fans. 🖤💛🧡 A post shared by Liam Fray (@what_liam_saw) on Aug 31, 2018 […]

Looking for a rewarding career? Look to OGTAP

The Oil and Gas Technical Apprentice Programme (OGTAP) is one of the UK’s most successful apprenticeship schemes. It provides practical training with a group of like-minded people all working towards nationally recognised qualifications and a foot up into a long-lasting career in one of the world’s most exciting sectors. The 2018 OGTAP intake saw over […]

Causing chaos with Circa Waves

Hit Liverpudlian band, Circa Waves, have embarked on their UK tour of small venues, stopping in at Kilmarnock and Dunfermline last weekend. We headed up to Dunfermline, to see the chaos for ourselves.

Smash your personal statement

Taking the next steps into life after school is daunting – we know, we’ve been there. Getting started with the university applications can be the hardest part. Don’t worry, we’re here to help, with our guide to writing a winning personal statement.

Top 10 money making degrees

Debates over the cost of tuition in England are ongoing and while we are fortunate to receive free tuition, it’s hard not to wonder what will make you the most money.

Trick or treat: The origins of Halloween

Candy, costumes and pumpkin carving might come to mind when thinking about Halloween, but the history of the ghoulish holiday might not be what you expect. Discover the traditions behind the holiday and get inspired.

Opening up this World Mental Health Day

Today (10 October) is World Mental Health Day. It is estimated that approximately one in four people will experience a mental health problem, and 4,500 people die by suicide in the UK each year.

Having a chat with Lewis Capaldi

Since he shot to fame in 2016, Lewis Capaldi has played TRNSMT twice, had two headline tours and supported Sam Smith. We caught up with the Scottish singer-songwriter to talk new music, writing songs and social media.

To the stage with Tom Grennan

Gritty, powerful, honest and soothing, all mixed together with flair and some seriously cool fashion sense: Tom Grennan is here to stay. With his debut album Lighting Matches released in July, Tom is preparing to take his raucous live shows to the masses. Contrary to Chase and Status’ 2016 dance smash All Goes Wrong featuring […]

5 places for Glasgow freshers to visit this week

As Freshers Week comes to a close, the excitement of starting uni, maybe even moving to a new city, is starting to wear off. But just because classes start next week, it doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. Here are a few student loan-friendly ways to spend your free time in Glasgow, if you’re […]

Charity launches emoji jukebox

Scottish charity See Me Scotland has launched the world’s first emoji jukebox, aiming to help young people open up about their mental heath.

Summer Sessions comes to a close

Last night (29 August), rapper Kendrick Lamar took to the stage for the final night of Summer Sessions, closing the event in style. This year, performers included The Wombats, Kings of Leon, Peace, Catfish and the Bottlemen and, of course, headliner Kendrick Lamar. Gates are open and the sun’s out for @catfishandthebottlemen at Bellahouston Park […]

SAY Award shortlist announced

Last night (23 August), the shortlist for The Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award 2018 was announced at  BBC Quay Sessions in Glasgow. All setup and ready to go at #bbcquaysessions for our #SAYlonglist18 announcement LIVE tonight on @bbcradioscot Join us from 9pm A post shared by The SAY Award (@sayaward) on Aug 23, […]

Competition Time: Win a uni bundle from Croydex

Get student accommodation ready with this amazing competition from Croydex… This year Croydex has a fantastic bundle lined up for one lucky winner! To enter you must be following either their Twitter, Facebook or Instagram account (or all three to enter multiple times!), share their competition post, and details which university or college you’ll be […]

Have you thought about studying management at Queen Margaret University?

Queen Margaret Business School offers undergraduate courses which are continuously updated and relevant to the changing international business environment. Teaching and research in the School is distinctive in three ways: It focus on providing the optimum balance of theoretical and practical approaches, with strong industry links It emphasis on the need for ethical, social and […]

Best five beaches near Glasgow

The school year is over and the weather is some of the warmest the UK has seen in the past few years. What better way to enjoy it than to escape the city for a bit and go on a trip to the beach?

Money series: all about student loans

If you are about to head to university or college you will likely be receiving some form of student loan, grant or bursary, but what do each of them mean and how do you pay back your student loan?