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Bye Bye BBC 3?

Even the BBC were unable to prevent the news spreading, after much speculation, it was their own news service that published the leaked announcement that after 11 years of broadcasting BBC Three is to become online only ...
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Dan le Sac vs Scroobius Pip gig review

Dan le Sac vs Scroobius Pip have always been a tough one to pin down to one genre. The duo take on numerous influences and styles ranging from hip hop and spoken word, to dubstep. This “marriage of styles” was reflected ...
Tynemouth

The Return of the Gap Year

When the tuition fee increase took effect in 2012, many suggested it would be the end of ‘The Gap Year’. With many students not taking one the year before (and why would they when it would involve paying thre...
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Top 5 Halloween Films

1. The Shining (1980) - This 80s classic is arguably Jack Nicholson’s greatest hit as the family-man who turns into a deranged-psychopath, after the presence of an evil spirit lures him into violence. This film is withou...

Home and Away: Home

When deciding on a University to go to, staying at home was really always at the top of my agenda. I wasn’t ready to “fly the nest”, as you’re stereotypically supposed to. Admittedly, Northumbria University had the best ...

Home and Away – Away

Sleeping through to the afternoon. Last night’s pizza served cold for breakfast. The unequivocal whiff which the average student house emits.  Here are just some of the many joys of living away from home whilst at univer...

NUTS Presents: Henry V

Newcastle University Theatre Society (widely known as NUTS) has a set criteria for show selection. One section of the society is dedicated to doing a piece of Renaissance theatre each year. This year it is Shakespeare’s ...

Jesus Christ Superstar

Review: Jesus Christ Superstar Where: Metro Radio Arena When: 8pm, 6th October 2013 Who: Ben Forster (as Jesus), Mel C (as Mary Magdalene), Tim Minchin (as Judas Iscariot), Chris Moyles (as King Herod) A production of An...