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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]