PRET A MANGER SCANDAL

Pret a Manger are suffering consequences after a court case regarding the death of a 15 year old girl on a British Airways flight to France. In 2016 Natasha Ednan-Laperouse suffered a […]

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Benefit Cuts Drove Disabled Man To Suicide

Last summer, a disabled man was driven to take his own life due to the over-whelming stress of austerity, while mental health and faults of the benefit system were once […]

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Study Reveals Extent of Teen Self Harm

Warning: this article explores content you might find upsetting. If you need support, please speak to your Pupil Support teacher or another responsible adult. In recent years mental health has […]

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British Festival Season

It’s festival time once again!  A quick look at some of the best festivals  2018 had to offer us. July and August are traditionally the time of year for different […]

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Thomas Cook To Remove Hotel Guests After Egypt Deaths

After the death of a British couple in an Egyptian hotel, Thomas Cook have made the decision to remove all its customers from the establishment. The travel agency said they […]

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Scottish Government Unveils Plans To Tackle Mental Health

Over the course of the last month, it has become clear that mental health and suicide prevention have been high on the Scottish Government’s agenda. What steps are being taken […]

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9 Events You Possibly Missed This Summer in the UK and Scotland

Whilst we’ve been off enjoying our Summer Holidays, we may have missed many of the exciting events taking place on our doorstep. Its time to brush off the cobwebs and […]

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Police Scotland Implement New Campaign: “Be Greater Than a Hater”

On Friday 16th March, Police Scotland launched a new social media campaign and will be working with schools to target younger people with the aim of increasing awareness of hate […]

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Cheese Festival Runs out of Cheese

By Ellie Searl At the start of March organisers of an event in Brighton had to offering refunds after running out of cheese. The snow is being blamed for some […]

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The ‘Meet Me At McDonalds Haircut’ – One School Isn’t ‘Lovin’ It’

Katie Hunter | Depute Editor-In-Chief I must admit as I scanned the newspaper headlines last week I did wonder if the famous fast food chain was branching out into hairdressing! […]

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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 […]

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SYP Update – New Members Motions

Faith Sindick | Reporter At every SYP Sitting, the MSYP’s debate on new members motions that will either be passed or not passed. A members motion is a formal proposal […]

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Scottish Man Arrested in Dubai for Accidentally Touching a Man’s Hip is Released

Eleanor Service | School and Local Editor Scottish tourist Jamie Harron, from Stirling, was on holiday in Dubai when he accidentally touched a man’s hip in a crowded bar and […]

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Scots For Catalonia

Rio Jordan | Reporter As you may know, over the few weeks, the region of Catalonia in Spain has made attempts to become an independent nation, but the Spanish government […]

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