Arctic Monkeys to headline TRNSMT Festival

By Amy McGhee TRNSMT festival has announced its line up for this summer’s festival on Glasgow Green, with the Arctic Monkeys joining the list of headliners . The band will join the likes of Liam Gallagher, The Killers and Stereophonics who have already been named as this year’s top acts. The festival, which is returning for its second year will run over two weekends: Friday … Continue reading Arctic Monkeys to headline TRNSMT Festival

Bleach “cures” for autism indicative of larger stigma says health expert

By Olivia Armstrong


ALARMING reports of UK parents using chemicals to kill parasites they believe are causing autism is indicative of society’s ignorance on disability.

Autistic psychologist Louise Jones has said these claims of using dangerous chemicals to “cure” children is “a sign of the extensive stigma against disabled people” .

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Scotland on track for 70 new trains

By Amy McGhee THERE are to be 7,000 new trains introduced across Britain by 2021 – with one per cent 70 new trains Scotland-bound. The British Rail Delivery Group announced the ambitious plans on Monday (Jan 29) in an aim to create a better experience for passengers. The new trains are part of a £13.8 billion investment by the private sector in the railway system … Continue reading Scotland on track for 70 new trains

Scots back obesity cuts on junk food

By Olivia Armstrong MORE than 60% of Scots are in favour of junk food restrictions to combat obesity. According to a survey by Cancer Research UK, two thirds of Scots express concern over their weight or the weight of a family member. The Scottish Government is aiming to introduce restrictions of price promotions on high-risk foods (such as foods high in sugar, salt or fat) … Continue reading Scots back obesity cuts on junk food

No Boxing Video Game Since 2011 Despite Demand From Fans

By Jamie Glover Despite critical success and furious demand from fans, EA sports are yet to release a follow up to the wildly popular Fight Night Series. Boxing games have been some of the most popular and entertaining sports games on the market. At the top of the pile has always been the EA Sports franchise – Fight Night. Their most recent instalment in the … Continue reading No Boxing Video Game Since 2011 Despite Demand From Fans