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Sophia Macpherson

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The art of the weekender bag

Using these simple tips, you’ll be on your way to a lighter bag and an easier journey

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An unconventional gap year

Aisha Rodriguez discusses how you could get involved with ICS, a government-funded programme, which aims to meaningfully help developing countries

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Manchester’s Hinterland: Christmas in a hot-tub

A 10-minute journey to the arctic! Sophia Macpherson unveils Hinterland’s world of Christmas adventure

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5 DIY Christmas decorations for your student home

The easy ways to fill your student house with festive cheer as we near the end of the year!

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Five advent calendars that will help you to get into the Holiday Spirits

Count down to Christmas with these boozy calendars without breaking the bank

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Cluny MCR: a magazine opening doors for all Manchester creatives

Sophia Macpherson chats with one of the founders of ‘Cluny MCR’ about how you can get your creative work out there

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Travel story: a day in Brooklyn

Sophia Macpherson goes on an adventure in the trendiest part of The Big Apple

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3 travel magazines to feed your wander lust

Sophia Macpherson details the most stylish of the independent travel magazines to fawn over

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How to detox after a heavy weekend

Sophia Macpherson discusses natural remedies to help your unavoidable post-weekend hangover

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Travel story: Flamenco in Andalusia, Spain

Sophia Macpherson recounts how she fell in love with Spain’s flamenco dance

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Chinese Moon Festival celebrations at the University of Manchester

Jack Greeney recounts his experiences at the Chinese Moon Festival

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At Home with Sex Blogger, Eliza Lawrence

Sophia Macpherson chats with the founder of sex blog ‘wasitgoodforyou’ about the controversial world of sex