Lifestyle

Simple Steps to Successful Scones

Baking traditional British scones is not as daunting as it might seem – Laura Ward shares her top tips on how to make the perfect batch.

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The UNiDAYS deals you don’t want to miss

Rebecca Garbutt has browsed the well known student-discount app to let you know about the best deals.

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Top 10 hidden Lincoln gems you might have yet to discover

Lincoln is famous for its thousand-year-old cathedral, a castle that houses Magna Carta, and the very steep journey up to these sights. All of them are likely to be at the top of your to-do list whilst living in the city, but Lincoln is filled with a variety of hidden gems that are worth visiting […]

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Top tips on how to make your university room cosy

It’s no secret that student accommodation tends to be quite basic (in other words, maybe not the cosiest place at first). Adding a few bits and pieces can really make a difference though – and there’s a lot of new and exciting homeware trends out there to help you do it.

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Must-have university essentials to bring from home

This weekend, thousands of freshers will move away from the familiarities of home to start their university journey. There’s a lot to think about when moving away for the first time, and many seem to find the moving in process – and considering what on earth to bring from home – especially challenging.

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Social media app Yik Yak shuts down after four years

Yik Yak at university (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Yik Yak, a mobile app where university students could post anonymous messages to other users nearby, has closed down following an announcement last Friday.

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Top tips for getting back into fitness

For many students it isn’t always easy to stay motivated and keep up with the gym but, with summer round the corner, now is the best time to get back at it and get healthy!

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Two quick and easy recipes for a healthier you this year.

Christmas is well and truly over and many of us will be trying to eat healthier after all of the treats over the festive period. Here are some low-calorie and easy recipes for you to try to kick start 2017.

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5 ways to stay calm and focused during your January exams

Now that Christmas and New Year are over, it’s unfortunately time to focus on our January exams. As students, we all know revising can be really stressful, so here are five helpful tips on how to stay calm during the exam period.

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Seven reasons to try ‘Dry January’

As students, we’ve ALL got exams coming up or essay deadlines looming. So, to keep your head clear, here are seven reasons why you should give ‘Dry January’ a shot.

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