Why I loved Netflix's Heartstopper

On the 22nd of April 2022, Netflix released its eagerly anticipated series Heartstopper. An adaptation of a graphic novel series of the same name, the story already had millions of fans worldwide, ratcheting up expectations and the pressure for the series to be received well by audiences.

The series follows teen boys Nick and Charlie, who meet at their school, become unlikely friends, and eventually fall in love.

Luxurious holiday destinations are still real places!

When we think of relaxation and peace, we think of sunny holidays in beautiful places around the world. A bleak contrast from the rainy grey England that feels a million miles away from luxurious holiday destinations. However, something I think we are all guilty of not putting at the first of our holiday itineraries is respecting the indigenous populations of these holiday destinations. Places like Hawaii, Bali, Bahamas, Puerto Rico are not just picturesque sunsets and beaches. They don't just exist for holidaying and comfort.

Liverpool's fate rests in Steven Gerrard's hands

To say I support Liverpool FC is an understatement. The passion, the excitement, the dread. Tears of joy, tears of sadness, tears of anger. This is a football club I have been following since I was seven years old and it's because of one man - Steven Gerrard. From posters on my walls to reading his autobiography, I idolised the Liverpool captain as a role model. He is so passionate about Liverpool and his team that it inspired me to start watching their games. I am now nearly 22 and I have still been watching ever since.

Clare Hollingworth: Journalist and Feminist Icon

As a fearless war correspondent and powerful force in women's broadcasting, Clare Hollingworth has carved her own way into the field of journalism and left a lasting impact on both her field and world history as a whole.  Most notable for her work on broadcasting the early signs of the outbreak of the second world war, across her career Hollingworth remained at the forefront of her field, and often directly in the action.

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