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Techy Travellers, by Naomi Busuttil

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Many of us will admit that even in life’s most precious moments, we just can’t put down our phones. This is probably most relevant when on holiday and we find that while we should be soaking up the culture and relaxing, we’re instead snapping away for Instagram content, checking emails and scrolling through our social […]


See ya, summer, by Eleanor Webster

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With summer so nearly over, we find ourselves now looking to our next summer holiday (seems miles away, doesn’t it?). We almost always take a break to get that much deserved time out to relax and reset, but don’t let the chilly days and darker evenings be the reason to put you off your next […]


How will Facebook’s new algorithm impact you? By Jack Moore

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It’s September. Let that sink in. Schools are back, bars across the country are now advertising their Christmas party offerings and knowing the UK, the weather will get inexplicably better for a week, then nose dive into autumnal rain and wind. So with this in mind, let’s take a look back at August and pretend […]


Finger-lickin’ Mad by Bianca Matley

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Are you one to pull your phone out to pay contactless or flick your wrist at every opportunity to make a payment that little bit faster (and cooler)? Mashable’s latest report might not be a surprise to you if so – a KFC in Hangzhou, China is testing a new facial recognition payment system. So […]


Dabbling with Deskercise, by Nick Horbowyj

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Although having missed the boat to being ‘beach body ready’ with a flight to Greece looming and still the not-so-proud owner of a little excess baggage around the middle, there is no better time than now to start making small steps to a slightly more active lifestyle (or so I’ve heard). One of the issues […]


Three travel trends we can get on board with, by Harriet Ball

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The way in which we choose to travel has changed significantly over the past few years. Millennials are living in the moment and want it all. The majority can’t afford a mortgage so their money goes on travel and living life to the full. If it doesn’t look good on Instagram, it’s a no-go, and […]


The Dark Side of Social, by Naomi Busuttil

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If you have ever noticed an influx of direct traffic to your website but can’t identify the link or search terms that encouraged it, then you have probably fallen victim to the sorcery of ‘dark social’. This isn’t witchcraft though, it’s quite simple – it’s content shared privately either via a messaging app, text message, […]


Is beauty the next big thing in functional food? by Ali Gwynne

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Is beauty skin deep? And what does food have to do with it all? Once upon a time, food and drink served the sole purpose of filling your stomach and quenching your thirst, but new research indicates that the food and drink industry may be merging with that of the beauty world as the next […]


How to Join the Drinks Revolution, by Philippa Barker

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This month our drinks team headed down to Borough Market for the fourth instalment in the Borough Talks series. Borough Talks are a series of public debates presented by Borough Market, exploring some of the most interesting and important issues relevant to today’s food and drink world. This session explored the drinks revolution and included […]


Can personality and the home really go hand in hand? by Norina Maniscalco

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As most of us are fully aware, minimalism is a thriving trend in both fashion and the home and lifestyle sectors. I mean, who can honestly say they haven’t seen around 500 Instagram posts of white walls with one perfectly positioned cactus and everything looking immaculately pristine? Marie Kondo’s book, ‘The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying […]