Exam Season: Revision ready

Exam season is just around the corner (eeek!) Never fear, we’re here to share our best tips to get the most out of study leave without getting stressed out!

Exam Season: A stress-free study season

Bubbling over with dread? Yup, exams are looming and they ‘aint going anywhere. Feel like you’re losing control? Life is about balance, and it’s important to take care of yourself and your mental health – guilt-free – even during exam season.

He’s got the moves: Source speaks to Olly Murs

Olly Murs is certainly in the know after a decade in the business. After releasing his sixth studio album, You Know I Know, last November the cheeky chappy is getting ready to hit the road for his arena tour. Olly sat down with Lorne Gillies to chat quiff s, working with Snoop Doggy Dogg and doing an album […]

Making changes for Stress Awareness Month

Life as a student certainly has its ups and downs, and stress is a completely normal emotion to feel from time to time – small amounts of stress can even be healthy, believe it or not.

INTERVIEW: Inspiring the youth with Be Charlotte

She’s the latest young woman making a success of breaking into the music industry and leading the way to inspire the next generation of budding musicians. We caught up with Be Charlotte ahead of a very busy year for the Scottish superstar.

Mother’s Day madness

If, like us, you’re thinking about what to last minute panic-buy your mum for Mother’s Day this weekend (31 March), don’t worry! We’ve got you covered, with extravagant options, or gifts that won’t break the bank.

INTERVIEW: Going to the Year 3000 with Busted

It was a dark, dark day back on 14 January 2005 when pop-punk heroes Busted announced their break up. Well, almost a decade later we’re totally keeping it cool (NOT) ahead of Busted’s live return to Glasgow tomorrow (23 March).

The Brave New World of The Blinders

Loud, heavy and politically charged, The Blinders are taking the music scene by storm, and show no signs of slowing down. We caught up with Tom, Matt and Charlie, ahead of their Sailor Jerry city takeover show in Edinburgh.

Scottish Apprenticeship Week: Flying high with DE&S

Ever wondered how you can work protecting the safety of Great Britain? Well, it’s easy really, thanks to the DE&S graduate scheme as part of the Ministry of Defence (MoD). Recent graduate Chaniece Truelove shares her journey to working as an aerospace engineering manager.

Nursing at the University of Stirling

If you are caring and compassionate, but enjoy a challenge then nursing could be the perfect career for you.  We caught up with Jon who is in his second year of studying adult nursing at the University of Stirling to find out about his experience so far.

Get excited! TRNSMT line up announcement arrives today

If you’re as big a music fan as we are, you’ll know that the TRNSMT line up is coming later on today (18 February), if in a slightly cryptic way. We’re taking a look at the hottest festivals across Scotland this summer, to get you pumped for that one week of t-shirt weather we get […]

Scots in the States with Fulbright

Have you considered going to university across the pond? Last year, almost 11,500 UK students were in the US for their studies. Aisling Smith, originally from the Isle of Lewis, tells us about being a student at a university in the American Midwest.

Live review: Bastille have no flaws

Last night (7 February), Source HQ headed down to the O2 Academy, to see Bastille play their second Glasgow show on their Still Avoiding Tomorrow? tour.

Get ahead in nursing at UWS

UWS is the largest provider of nursing and midwifery education in Scotland; their graduates and staff are making an immense contribution to improving the health of the nation and are also making their mark across the world to improve health and wellbeing internationally.

University Interview: what to expect

As if the university application process wasn’t daunting enough, some courses require you to go to an interview to secure your place. But don’t worry, we’ve got your back, to help make your interview process as stress-free as possible.

Live Review: The Wombats take Glasgow back to 1996

The Wombats are back to bring us songs about heartbreak, making mistakes and…lemonade? No, we’re not talking about these adorable things. It’s been nearly two years since Liverpool indie rockers The Wombats headlined a gig in Glasgow, so it was only fitting they started their latest tour here. The show at the O2 Academy kicks […]

Brexit: what is it all about?

Brexit. It’s the word on everyone’s lips recently, but what is it, and how is it going to affect us in the future? We’re here to break it down for you as well as we can – because we’re not entirely sure we get it either…

Talking money money money

Going to college or university can often be the start of your independence. That means a whole load of added responsibilities you didn’t think about before. Yup, we’re talking money…

Making tiny changes: your mental health

Growing up is a whole big bag of stress, no doubt about it. How do you manage when life becomes overwhelming? Do you wish you had more mental health support? Well, change is coming with calls for improved mental health education.

Dream job: the stunt double

It was back in 1997 that Paul Howell started his career performing adrenaline inducing stunts on film and television. Working as a stuntman on box office hits including Game of Thrones, Wonder Woman, Peaky Blinders and Outlander, Paul sat down with Source to tell us all about his thrilling career and how you can get involved.

The mantra of Bring Me The Horizon

Rising like a phoenix from the ashes of screamo and entering the charts with a new sound, Bring Me the Horizon have their sights set high. Saskia Harper caught up with drummer, Mat Nicholls, during a break from their latest headline tour to chat about the new album and his love of Irn-Bru.

Budget Christmas gift guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, unless, like us, you’re totally skint at this point in the month. With family and friends to buy Christmas presents for, it’s a wonder how we manage, but we’re here to bring you the best (and cheapest) gifts for everyone in your life.

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.