Lifestyle

Free sanitary products in all UK schools, finally!

After much lobbying and campaigning, the UK Government has finally launched their Free School Sanitary Product Scheme across schools in the UK and Universities in Scotland. Period poverty is a serious yet underpublicized problem across the world for...

A realistic guide to staying safe on a night out

This is not going to be one of those articles that tell you ‘drink water between every drink’ (as that is unrealistic and no one wants to do that) or an article that tells you to ‘stay out of hostile situations’ (realistically a large...

Stop bashing our bodies

It is a challenging time for the body positivity movement. Christmas and New Year have just flown by, and most of those who celebrate will – hopefully – have had time to relax, spend time with loved ones, and enjoy some festive fun. As always,...

Yes, This Girl Can – again

Sport England’s much-lauded ‘This Girl Can’ campaign aims to get all women of all sizes, backgrounds, and abilities to exercise. Their most recent advertisement is pushing boundaries for women. The campaign is a herculean pushback against...

The Student Newspaper 2016