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Leeds Council Must Ban Cars To Take On Air Pollution

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There was a fantastic article in last week’s Gryphon, outlining the unprecedented level of air pollution found in Leeds. Not only is the air quality in Leeds the third worst in the U.K. It’s also become noteworthy on a European level as one of seven major cities to breach EU-regulated … Read More

WHP 18: Underworld – Review

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The Warehouse Project’s Store Street opened two of its three rooms for the night, somewhat problematically, as it welcomed excitable fans of the legendary Underworld. Underworld gave a relentless performance, one that more than made up for the slight crowding issues. Early on they played their breakbeat classic “Pearl’s Girl”, … Read More

Hamilton claims 10th victory, while Verstappen left vexed over Ocon collision.

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Image Credit [GrandPrix 247] Lewis Hamilton clinched his tenth win of the series on Sunday and secured the Constructor’s Championship for Mercedes in Brazil. The headlines have, however, been occupied with the collision between Ferrari’s Verstappen and Force India’s Ocon. Verstappen was in first place at the time and looked … Read More

Ruthless City dispatch mediocre Manchester United

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Image Credit [Fox Sports Asia] Manchester City continued their unbeaten start to their Premier League campaign with a convincing 3-1 win at home to rivals Manchester United. Goals from David Silva, Kun Aguero and Ilkay Gundogan proved too much for a United side who, despite having improved over the past … Read More

Leeds brought back down to Earth by clinical Baggies

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Image Credit [Express & Star] Leeds United suffered their first big defeat of the season on Saturday, going down 4-1 at West Brom. The home side dominated throughout and a huge second half performance, in which all four goals were scored, saw Marcelo Bielsa’s men put to the sword and … Read More

Minister Launches ‘Go Compare’ Style App to Aid Disadvantaged Students

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The government has announced plans for a new app – not too dissimilar to ‘Go Compare’ – that compares the outcomes of university graduates. It is intended to help students from ‘poorer’ backgrounds to better understand which universities are best for them.  However, some have criticised the the app as … Read More

Demna Gvasalia’s Pursuit for Controversy

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Fashion label Balenciaga is being sued by air freshener company Little Trees for selling leather keyrings in the shape of their iconic pine tree product. Creative Director Demna Gvasalia who also heads up Vetements, has already come under fire for up-selling ‘low-brow’ culture for a hefty price. Remember that £185 … Read More

Is Feminism a commodity?

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Following the recent #MeToo allegations against Topshop owner Sir Philip Green, Harriet Timmins discusses the fine lines which come with political fashion. In the wake of what has been dubbed the British #MeToo scandal, which has seen Sir Philip Green – the man that dominates our high street – accused … Read More

Rick Astely’s Rickrolling His Way to First Direct Area This Friday

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Question, Reader: Who is so powerful that he could become a prince of pop culture without even trying? You’re right. It’s Rick Astley. Although you might know him from the ‘Rickrolling’ meme from 2007, there’s actually much more to Astley’s music than one may suspect. He is just one of … Read More

Off-White: Where Next?

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With the news that Virgil Abloh‘s cult streetwear label has become “the hottest brand in the world“, Iona Tompkins looks into what the   future holds for Off-White. Less than a decade ago, the word “Off-White” was used purely in the semantic field of wallpaper and emulsion, seen perhaps as more … Read More