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Women’s ‘invisible labour’ is the backbone of Christmas

Women’s ‘invisible labour’ is the backbone of Christmas

All of the work women put into the festive season goes underappreciated, underacknowledged and unpaid; I’m fed up with it
Dancing in a Winter Wonderland review: A fabulous celebration of the festive season

Dancing in a Winter Wonderland review: A fabulous celebration of the festive season

Aljaž Škorjanec and Janette Manrara’s ‘Dancing in a Winter Wonderland’ is a fabulous celebration of the winter season.
Guide to the 2023 Manchester Christmas Markets

Guide to the 2023 Manchester Christmas Markets

Here’s a look at some stalls you shouldn’t miss at this years Christmas markets
Nurturing your mental health this festive season

Nurturing your mental health this festive season

When the Christmas period can be a difficult time for many, Lifestyle discusses the ways in which we can look after our mental health throughout the holidays
The Blues Kitchen ‘Tur-duck-en Burger’ review: A ‘clucking’ good burger

The Blues Kitchen ‘Tur-duck-en Burger’ review: A ‘clucking’ good burger

The Blues Kitchen have delivered a showstopping Christmas delight this year with the all new Tur-duck-en Burger
A gift guide for film lovers

A gift guide for film lovers

As Christmas comes around once again, these are the gifts you should be getting for the cinephiles in your life
Quiz: Which winter aesthetic are you?

Quiz: Which winter aesthetic are you?

As we get nearer to winter, the Fashion and Beauty Editors have developed a quiz to find out which winter aesthetic you are – read on to find out!
Christmas dinner alternatives

Christmas dinner alternatives

For those who are bored of the classic Christmas roast, here are some alternatives for your festive dinner with housemates or family
Festive faux pas or fetch festive fashion? Iconic pop culture holiday outfits

Festive faux pas or fetch festive fashion? Iconic pop culture holiday outfits

Festive season is right around the corner which means so are the films and music videos: here’s a rating of all the best festive pop culture outfits
The day I found out Santa isn’t real

The day I found out Santa isn’t real

How old were you when you found out Santa isn’t real?
Freight Island: The Twilight Trail

Freight Island: The Twilight Trail

Christmas may have arrived early with the launch of the spectacular “Twilight Trail” at Freight Island
‘No-No-No’: Manchester’s Christmas markets are back

‘No-No-No’: Manchester’s Christmas markets are back

The Manchester Christmas markets are overcrowded, overpriced, and miserable. Please don’t make me go again
How reindeers keep their cool

How reindeers keep their cool

With all the exercise reindeers supposedly get up to (think flying across the globe) how do they keep cool with such a well-insulating coat? Here’s the answer
Budget-friendly Christmas present ideas

Budget-friendly Christmas present ideas

With the ongoing cost of living crisis putting strain on students, here are some budget-friendly gift ideas so you can enjoy the holiday season
Little Red review: A magical and festive retelling for all ages

Little Red review: A magical and festive retelling for all ages

A musical delight that will transport you to a magical land and will make you feel like a kid again
Ten top tips for Freshers this flat Christmas

Ten top tips for Freshers this flat Christmas

A step by step guide to hosting a successful Christmas dinner with your flat this winter
The best beauty advent calendars of 2023

The best beauty advent calendars of 2023

From Soap & Glory to Charlotte Tilbury, here are the best beauty Advent Calendars of 2023 for every price range
Love Actually’s 20th anniversary: A classic film still capturing the world’s hearts

Love Actually’s 20th anniversary: A classic film still capturing the world’s hearts

Twenty years from its initial release and Hugh Grant’s sneaky feeling still stands as Love Actually is still all around
Manchester Christmas markets found to be the best in Europe

Manchester Christmas markets found to be the best in Europe

Recent stats suggest that the Manchester Christmas markets have gained 13.2 million TikTok views and a Tripadvisor rating of 4.5
Have yourself a very merry spritzmas with these festive cocktail recipes

Have yourself a very merry spritzmas with these festive cocktail recipes

Gin-gle your way into Christmas with these five delicious cocktail recipes