With students and staff not permitted on campus due to the Corona Virus Pandemic, UWS Journalism lecturer James Mahon launches a Video Guest Lecture series via Microsoft Teams with 6 leading journalists from across the world. First up is Victoria … Continue reading UWS Alum, Victoria Mitchell, Head of PA Scotland Discusses Her Career from Wishaw to War Zones
By Layla Maguire An empowering short film was released by Girls. Girls. Girls Magazine where actress Cynthia Nixon boldly recited a blog, “Be a lady, they said,” which was written by Camille Rainville in 2017. The blog captures the reality … Continue reading “You’re asking for it.” They said.
By Layla Maguire Waking up when you feel like it, working flexible hours in the comfort of your own home and having no bosses to answer to; this is the glossy image that has been painted to young people through … Continue reading Generation of Lonely Entrepreneurs
By Erin Lawless Addiction means being physically and mentally dependent on a particular substance. This dependence has the ability to destroy lives and can cause its victim to see nothing past getting their next life-altering hit. Cenacolo, is a community that prides itself on being not a rehab but a place of hope. It was founded by an Italian nun, Mother Elvira Petrozzi, in 1983 and has settlements all around the world. Cenacolo was set up for the sole purpose of providing a safe place for addicts in the desire to help those suffering to overcome their addictions. Mary McNally, … Continue reading Cenacolo; facing your addiction
By Hannah Scott. Are you a young person? Are you going to vote in this general election? Do you want to see a change in government? Then your country needs you. But do those in charge listen or even care … Continue reading WHAT DOES THIS ELECTION MEAN FOR YOUNG PEOPLE?
By Calum Brown and Dale Eaton Local junior football club Whitletts Victoria look set to depart current home ground Dam Park, with rugby side Ayrshire Bulls about to take over the stadium. Victoria are in the process of securing an open … Continue reading Whitletts Victoria begin search for new home
by Ryan Brown On June 23 2016, the United Kingdom voted by a majority of 51.9 per cent to leave the European Union but what really led to the political mess that we are in? In times of uncertainty, we tend … Continue reading What Really Caused Brexit?
By John Murray THE amount of craft bakeries in Ayrshire has risen over the past year as consumers are willing to spend more dough on organic, unprocessed bread and speciality cakes. This summer two new craft bakeries popped up in Stewarton and the East Ayrshire village of Dunlop. Stephanie Stewart is the owner of Gilmartin’ s bakery and café in Stewarton. After her sister bought the old Bank of Scotland building in the town, the aspiring businesswoman saw a gap in the market for an outlet selling freshly baked breads and cakes. She said: “It may have something to … Continue reading Bakeries on the rise