sex and relationships Articles
Agony Aunt Angela: A library full of possibilities
Flustered, a distracted student reaches out to Aunt Angela about a library crush. But is it possible to overcome your fears and find love in the Ali G? Or should they just keep dreaming from afar?
Agony Aunt Angela: Friday and I’m in love
Catching feelings is never easy, especially when they live hundreds of miles away. How do you get over it and find love closer to home?
We’re launching the Mancunion’s newest section about all things sex and relationships – an inclusive space for all bodies and genders
Sex Toys R Us
It’s Valentines, meaning tis the season to be horny! From dildos to Kegels to saucy eggs, the Mancunion has something to please everyone. So, spread your legs, and find your new soul mate this season. May the sexopade commence!
Georgia Hickey talks to Laina Cores about the upcoming Sex Week, aimed at educating and empowering people about their sexuality.
A 21st century ghost story
Kate Fawcett explores the modern dating phenomenon of ghosting, and its harmful impact on self-esteem
Shout out to my ex: navigating life post break-up
University is a turbulent time, and that it why it is the best place to go through a break-up. In an environment that encourage self-reinvention, we are reminded that we are not just someone’s ‘other half’.
A positive look at promiscuity
University is all about sex, but perhaps not in the way you may first think. We take a look at the sex-positive movements in Manchester expanding conversations and affecting change.
SAD: Singles Appreciation Day
Embrace SAD! Kitty Treverton Jones asks, why should couples have all the fun on 14th February?
Blind Date: Becky and Alex
We may not have Cilla Black but Blind Date is Back! Sit back and shamelessly enjoy this healthy dose of voyeurism.
Tell me what’s your flavour
Romance is a risky business. Let’s stop seeking gratification in sex, says Rowena Cox-Willmott, and give some love to snacks instead
Debate: Does a relationship enhance your university experience?
While many people are eager for a relationship while at uni, others simply want to enjoy being young, free and single. Here, two students debate the issue
Blind Date: Emily and Jonny
Emily and Jonny don’t seem to have anything in common – but does it matter? We catch up with them after their date at Fallow to find out.
Seen someone out and about who you just can’t get off your mind? Or fancy letting someone know JUST how much they annoy you? This is Spotted. We’re here to help.
Why I hate texting
Texting is many people’s preferred form of communication. But, says Emmanuel Demuren, it adds nothing to romance.
Size is never an issue: the pros and cons of being with a girl, by a girl
Claudia gives us her personal take on being in a same-sex relationship