HiJacking Discount Supermarkets

HiJacking Discount Supermarkets

Jack’s, a recently launched discount supermarket owned by Tesco, is aiming to compete with the rise of Aldi and Lidl, and it just might pull it off.   This new subsidiary of Tesco was created solely to compete with Lidl and Aldi, and has promised to offer prices lower than both Aldi and Lidl. Now that there are two of these stores open and more coming

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Early Effects of Underage Smoking and Drinking Revealed

Early Effects of Underage Smoking and Drinking Revealed

Recent research has revealed that the arteries of teenagers who smoke and drink can tighten by the ripe age of 17. When you think of underage smoking, you obviously know that it has a devastating effect on the person who is smoking. That is evident. But have you ever wondered how long it takes for serious damage to occur? FACTS AND FIGURES According to a study

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Events Planned in School to Celebrate Science Week

Events Planned in School to Celebrate Science Week

For those of you who don’t know, last week was British Science Week. Schools all over the UK participate in British Science Week, typically by having an emphasis on all sections of science, and many put on a number of fun events for students to partake in. In St. Andrews and St. Brides, for British Science Week, all S1 and S2 science classes participated in a

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How Disastrous is Britain’s Snow?

How Disastrous is Britain’s Snow?

Rio Jordan | Reporter Four people have been killed in crashes in Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire as wintry conditions fail to subside across Britain. Snowfall made driving conditions treacherous in many parts of the country, disrupted rail and air transport networks and forced hundreds of schools to close. More snow is forecast for the rest of the week.

The Super Blue Blood Moon

The Super Blue Blood Moon

An incredibly rare event occurred on the night of the 31st January 2018. Given the long name of a ‘Super Blue Blood Moon’, this very uncommon lunar event hasn’t happened since 1866! A super blue blood moon is a coalition of several different types of moon. You may have seen a blood moon, (a lunar eclipse), when the moon in the nights sky has an eerie

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