Fanbases

After a week which saw Zayn Malik quit the world's biggest boyband and Tom Felton (AKA. Draco Malfoy) meet a group of the biggest superfans, I felt the need to write something about fandoms. Fandom's are groups of people who all share an interest, and form a community based on this mutual passion. The most …

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Germanwings Crash Co-pilot and reports of Depression

Yesterday's news was dominated by stories of how the co-pilot of the Germanwings Airline suffered from depression. It was revealed earlier in the week that Andreas Lubitz had purposely descended the flight into the French Alps, while the pilot had momentarily left the cockpit. The plane crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday and all 149 …

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Mother’s Day

This weekend brings possibly the least offensive of celebratory days - Mother's Day. I'm sure you are all aware of it approaching, everywhere that could possibly talk about it, is talking about it. Anywhere you look, there's emphasis on flowers, chocolates, cards; little ways to show appreciation for that one person in your life who has …

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Sad News in Bristol

This week has not been a good one for Bristol. It has received probably to most news coverage it's ever had within that time frame and not for good reasons. Firstly, this week body parts were found in the search for missing teenager Becky Watts. It was also reported that the 16-year-old's stepbrother Nathan Matthews, 28, has …

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