Is It Legal To Buy An Essay?

Mary Walton | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK
Mary Walton

While it is currently not illegal to buy an essay online, the ethical question will always be there. A student needs to evaluate for themselves if this is the path they want to walk down, or if they want to put in the hard work, time and effort on their own - with the possibility of failure.

Essay Writing Companies: The New Growing Threat for Students in Higher Education

Robiu Salisu | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Robiu Salisu

Last week I was interviewed by the BBC on the concerns that have been raised about the growing number of websites offering students bespoke academic e...

Are Students Buying Essays?

Richard Batt | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Richard Batt

Everyone knows what it's like when you first go to university: enjoying our new found freedom, drinking more than a little too much and becoming a pro at sitting through lectures with the worst hangovers known to man.

'Babel' Essay Machine Can Generate Prize-Winning, But Meaningless Exams

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Tech

It's an oddity of the modern examination system that, in many countries, essays aren't actually marked by humans. For some exams - such as several ...

Mad Men: Still TV's Gold Standard

Christopher Jackson | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Christopher Jackson

It's easy to forget, given that we view it every week in our homes, that a TV show can be art. Mad Men is a work of art which is great whether you believe art should be appreciated for its style alone or also for its content.

The Nine Terrifying Stages Every Student Will Experience When Essay Writing

The Huffington Post UK | Imogen Groome | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

We all know about the woes of essay writing - it's one of those things that we try to avoid. Unfortunately, completing coursework is essential if you ...

Regional Rants: The Answer to Creative Thinking

Megan Brownrigg | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Megan Brownrigg

Whether coming up with an essay structure, life plan or menu for tea, every student needs new ideas, so you might as well have a party while you ponder. It sounds ridiculous, seems crazy and could be entirely flawed as a concept, but thinking aloud in an accent deserves some listening to.

Cheap at Half the Price: Is it Really Cheating to Pay a Writer for your Essays?

Abbie Cavendish | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Abbie Cavendish

Like all students at the end of the semester, and particularly as an Erasmus student living in Paris with a strong penchant for a glass/carafe/bottle of wine at the end of a hard day's work, I have begun (read: continued) to feel the pinch. In an effort to be resourceful, I decided to look for a job that would not only reduce my overdraft but also help me improve my skills as a writer...

Dear Clinton Cards: So Sorry for Your Loss

Sarah O'Meara | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah O'Meara

Personally, I won't miss Clinton Cards. But if the person who knows how to put speech bubbles on pictures of black 'n' white fifties housewives has some horrible accident, my life will be immeasurably spoiled.

Now is the Time for the Re-Emergence of the Essay

Notting Hill Editions | Posted 11.02.2012 | Home
Notting Hill Editions

Intriguingly, it seems that the essay may tend to flower at moments of growth-spurts in the cultural history of the dissemination of the written word.

Science Fiction, the Unfairly Abused Art Form by Andrew McKie

Notting Hill Editions | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK
Notting Hill Editions

From Notting Hill Editions ( A few days ago, a writer called Adam Roberts took part in the book club section of Radio 2's...