Category: UK

Drones join the fight against marine plastics

It’s one of Britain’s rare piping hot days; the sun is beating down and the Simpson-like clouds are floating majestically through a piercing blue sky. Widemouth Bay in North Cornwall is one of the many places across the UK where people, encouraged by the thermometer breaking into the mid teens, flood to on days like ...

An underappreciated profession (2)

Getting gigs as a musician is no mean feat and in an industry where there is always someone ready to fill your boots, there is very little ground to stand on as a musician fighting for a livelihood. What is worse is that many agencies or managers that claim to represent these people, are often exploiting their members' talent ...

Futuristic racing coming to London

Racing drones are taking the world by storm and in June 2017, the final of the World Drone Racing League is coming to London

The end of the fourth estate as a check on executive power

The next few years will see whether 2016 marked the moment when the great Fourth Estate allowed itself to be neutered by the executive and pushed over the precipice of irrelevance. Whereas under the previous law the authorities were obliged to tell the journalist there data was being looked at, this is no longer the ...

London’s homeless migrants

Migrants and refugees from all over the world come to London in search of a better life. When they arrive, the reality of this so-called paradise is different to what they had expected and many struggle to find affordable housing. As a result they are forced to set up camp in remote corners of the ...

Women on the front line

Women have been fighting to be accepted into the British infantry and armoured corps for the last decade. Currently the barriers to the application process are being lifted however this is going to have a highly damaging impact on the capabilities and effectiveness of these regiments. The government said plans to incorporate women into infantry ...

The Contrarian Magazine

The link below will lead you to one of my university projects - The Contrarian Magazine. As the old saying goes; do not judge a book by its cover, rather approach it with an open mind and with the understanding that my group and I were trying to do something a little bit different! Trying to come ...