Category: Features

It’s the 28th of September. The Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion – something that does not, in 2017, exist everywhere. This particular 28th of September also happens to mark the one-year anniversary of my own abortion. The one that I had freely, safely and legally at a local clinic in London....

2017 has brought with it a plethora of political change. Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan called and won a controversial referendum to extend his power over the state, and Theresa May formed a minority government with the DUP. With such...

Uncharted is an action-adventure shooter platform game series that follows swashbuckling treasure hunter Nathan Drake as he adventures across the globe, exploring historical legends and battling villainous antagonists. Considered to be one of the greatest video game series of all time, with Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End...

  Outside a drab building on Gateshead Quayside, home to one of the North East’s most infamous call centres, there’s an ambulance parked up on the kerb. Inside the entrance hall, staff from the surrounding offices are eating their lunch. Two paramedics emerge from the lift with a young-ish looking man in a clunky,...

  This year has been a mammoth one – and most of us are looking forward to turning over a new leaf. So to celebrate the arrival of 2017, we’ve asked eight of the UK’s leading lights – some artists, some students, some journalists, all making a difference in their field of expertise – to give us their predictions...