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 […]

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 […]

Social Bite’s Sleep in the Park

Forget T in the Park, Social Bite’s Sleep in the Park is where it’s at. The charity is working to end homelessness in Scotland by hosting the biggest (outside) sleepover ever – featuring some pretty cool names. Grab your sleeping bag and sleep rough in Edinburgh’s West Princes Street Gardens to raise some serious dolla […]

Scotland to get Glastonbury replacement festival

With Glastonbury taking a traditional year off to give the farm, village and festival team a year off, we were all feeling a bit lost. Until now – The Biggest Weekend is coming to a place near you! BBC Music is launching The Biggest Weekend, taking place in Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland. How […]

Glasgow is not affordable for students

Setting off to university in Glasgow this year? Well, get saving team. The Royal Bank of Scotland student living index discovered that Glasgow is the least affordable city in the UK for students. Expensive It just so happens to also be one of the best student cities out there too. The study revealed that Glasgow […]

Twitter reacts to Green Day’s cancelled gig

American punks Green Day were set to be performing at Bellahouston Park tonight (4 July) as part of their Revolution Radio tour. Unfortunately, the gig has been cancelled – and people are not happy. Rumours are flying around about the stage not being set up and that the band has yet to arrive in Glasgow. […]

Paolo Nutini is coming to Paisley

Paisley superstar Paolo Nutini has revealed he is set to perform a one off show at the Paisley Abbey to support the town’s bid to become the 2021 UK City of Culture. Intimiate Venue Set to be the hottest ticket of the summer, the 550 capacity of Paisley Abbey will see fans of the New […]

#DogsAtPollingStations 🐾

As we all get ready to head down to the polls and cast our votes for the general election, our furry friends have been getting in on the action. Filled with hope and determination, dogs across the UK have been spotted outside their polling station waiting on their owners to vote.  Hoping for longer walks, […]

Social media’s political agenda

It’s everywhere you look; red and blue, yellow and green – and we’re not talking about colours of the rainbow – all fighting for your vote for tomorrow’s (8 June) general election. As if we couldn’t get away from political bickering between parents and friends, papers and magazines, now our social media accounts have fallen […]