Let’s go to the movies… August 2017

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets 2 August The newest blockbuster to hit our screens this month is the mega-budget Valerian. With a star-studded cast including Cara Delevingne, Ethan Hawke and Rihanna and visuals set to knock your socks off, this film is set to be a winner for sci-fi fans. A Ghost […]

New on Netflix… August 2017

The Addams Family 1 August They’re creepy and they’re kooky… and they’re coming to Netflix this month! The Addams’ family’s hijinks have been entertaining us for over 25 years, and now you can enjoy them from the comfort of your couch. Settle down and grab some popcorn (just make sure The Thing doesn’t get there […]

The sixth year holiday survival guide

It’s hard to believe that it’s been four years since I embarked upon the rite of passage that is the infamous sixth-year holiday. Thinking about it now, I can’t believe that between us we actually managed to organise a week-long holiday for 11 fresh-faced 17-year-olds, but somehow, despite the palaver caused by half the group […]

How to beat summer holiday boredom

The summer holidays are by far the best part of the whole school year. The only thing is, there is only so much we can do before we all get bored and start becoming grumpy and annoyed. That’s when going back to school becomes a wish of a lot of us. But fear not – this […]

Celebrity BFFs

This Sunday (30 July) is World Friendship Day. Twenty-four hours dedicated to celebrating the people who make your life that little bit better. You can’t pick your family, after all – but you can choose your friends. When it comes to celebrities, it’s good to see that just like us. These stars of TV, Movies […]

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 […]

Holiday essentials

Sun, sand, sea… and sweat! As much as we all love the heat and sun, it’s pretty hard to look great when you’re on the beach. We spend a lot of time getting ready on our holidays, but as soon as we walk outside, everything that looked good in our air conditioned room has now […]

5 things to do now Love Island is over

We’re devastated – Love Island is over for another year. The ITV2 series finished on 24 July and the majority of the British population are now starting to leave the comfort of the couches that they have been attached to six days a week from 9pm for the last six weeks, leaving them unsure of […]

The best bits from Comic-Con 2017

San Diego’s Comic-Con is THE event of the year for comic book fans, sci-fi nerds and fantasy freaks. It’s where the entertainment industry come to show off their upcoming releases – and give us a flavour of what the entertainment industry has in store for the months ahead. And this year’s event didn’t disappoint. As […]