Parties

Seven Things You Need to Know About Living With Students

Joel Tennant | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Joel Tennant

Your second and third year is usually spent sharing a house or flat away from campus with your friends and it's probably going to be the weirdest experience of your life so far. Here are some of the less-than-great aspects to sharing a place with your fellow students...

The Alexander Technique, Not Just for Christmas

Susanna Scouller | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Susanna Scouller

Christmas is an exciting time to dress up, and whether to impress colleagues at the office party, or to wow friends and family, it's important to ensure that you're looking and feeling good - not only for December but right through to next year.

Debutantes 2.0

Josa Young | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Josa Young

Borne up on a wave of white frocks and tiaras, the Queen Charlotte Ball has sailed back into town. It was always a bit of a mash-up - there is no continuing tradition from George III holding a birthday ball for his wife Queen Charlotte.

There Is No 'N' in 'Restaurateur'

Russell Norman | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Russell Norman

It is a query that assumes many things, the worst being that we are somehow defined by what we do for a living. My answer, "I'm a restaurateur", usually gives way to a tumbleweed moment as I am stared at blankly. But sometimes people correct me... They will say "Don't you mean restauraNteur?"

Most Legendary School Party Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student's end of exam house party turned into a riot and had to be shut down by police after it was advertised on Facebook. The bash, held on a p...

A Brief Encounter With the Guy You Will Always Find in the Kitchen at Parties

The Guyliner | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

I slink over to the kitchen and scour the worktops for a tipple. I settle on a big bottle of Plymouth gin and glug as much as decency will allow into the nearest clean glass, before peeking around the kitchen, like a meerkat, on the search for tonic. I soon see a bottle, which is attached to the hand of God, or his nearest approximation on Earth.

How to Stop Your House Party Getting Out of Hand

Annie Mac | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Annie Mac

To have a proper house party you must NOT be too house proud. Sofa stains will occur, glasses will be smashed, a poor unfortunate person might not make it to the bathroom before they have to vomit. If you are the type of person who freaks out at messiness then get drunk and deal with the horror the next day.

Ad Review: Doritos - Mariachi Doritos Sing Stay Another Day

Josh Okungbaiye | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK
Josh Okungbaiye

However, I think in order to take this campaign to the next level they could have at least tried to make the 'Stay Another Day' song a Christmas No. 1, perhaps it could compete with Gangnam Style and then we could watch this campaign transform into a different animal and watch history repeat itself.

Racer Chasers - The Onshore Fun

A.J. Higginson | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
A.J. Higginson

The scene is set for one of the best Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week's ever, with almost 1000 yachts due to take part in the week long regatta. ...

Why the Gay Scene has got to Change

Scott Bryan | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK
Scott Bryan

But, of course this is just coming from my track record. I might have missed many needles within many haystacks that have been on fire. If you have seen any, and you reckon that it will help change my mind about this, please let me know. I'll make sure that I give it a try.