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Period poverty: Scotland is the first country in the world to make women’s ‘Luxuries’ freePublic Health, Scotland, Society, Women's Health | 2nd December 2020
Scotland has become the first country to make all menstrual products free to the public.
“Women Don’t sell.” Or do they?Assassins Creed, characters, Gaming, Valhalla | 27th November 2020
Ubisoft has released the latest installment to the Assassins creed series. Players can now experience a Viking journey which builds on this history the previous games have set down as foundation. However, it has not been a smooth production, behind the scenes the studio has been exposed for brushing sexual harassment under the rug.
Diego Maradona: Argentinian football legend dies aged 60
Football icon Diego Maradona, who was regarded as the greatest of all time, has died age 60 after suffering a heart attack just weeks after undergoing successful brain surgery.
T. Rex relative found in the Isle of Wight
A new species of Tyrannosaur dinosaur has been discovered in the Isle of Wight, England. Four bones that were found in Shanklin last year are now believed to belong to a new species of meat eating theropod dinosaur.
The Name’s Bond, James Bond007, Celebrity News, JamesBond, Licencedtokill, Obituary | 13th November 2020
Thomas Sean Connery best known as “Sean Connery” has sadly passed away at the age of 90. He was mainly known for being the lead role in James Bond films from 1962-71, as well as making a reappearance in 1983. We’re summarising some of his best moments here, and paying a tribute to a very eventful life journey – from humble beginnings on the streets of Edinburgh to star studded walkways of Hollywood.
How Safe is TikTok?Controversy, Social Media, Society, TikTok |
Over the last few years since its launch, the internet has been drawn to the indescribable addiction of the social media platform, TikTok. The app has surpassed over 800 million active users worldwide, making it the 4th most used in the world in 2019. The app has also been found to be the only one in the top 5 that is not owned by Facebook.
“I Only Have One Parent Left, My Mum. I want To Spend More Time With Her.”Celebrity News, Khabib, UFC254 |
On October 24th, At UFC 254 lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov retained his title via a triangle choke in the second round against Justin Gaethje. In his post-fight interview, he made the shocking statement that he would retire from the sport after a promise he made to his mother. She did not want him to fight without his late father on this earth, Khabib convinced her to let him fight this one last time and then vowed to not fight again. What does this mean for the lightweight division? Will he say retired? UFC president Dana white and other MMA journalists hint otherwise.
Karma For The Kardashians?Celebrity News, Kardashians |
The Kardashians have been hot in the news recently, sparking up controversy after Kim Kardashian decided to throw her 40th birthday party on a private island during an ongoing global pandemic. News has also arisen surrounding Kim Kardashian, after her husband Kanye West gifted her a hologram of her late father for her birthday, as well as West running for president in the USA, gaining over 60,000 votes across 12 different states.
Black History Month – How much do you know?Blackhistory, Blackhistorymonth, BLM, North Kent College, Westandwithyou | 23rd October 2020
The month of October is Black History Month, so we would like to bring to light the lack of black history that is taught within the UK school’s curriculum. This article is designed to inform you about the black history that you probably didn’t learn in school.
What’s Happening In Swanscombe? The London Resort 8 Years OnSociety, Swanscombe, Thelondonresort |
The proposed London Resort, due to open in 2024 with construction set to start next year, (Covid dependent) has a very mixed range of opinion for a whole number of reasons.