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The best alcohol-free beer? I’ve tested them so you don’t have to! (Part 2)

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There are many reasons why someone might drink a non-alcoholic beer. You might be driving, allergic to alcohol, trying to detox or you may be T-total. However, with summer approaching there aren’t many things better than a beer enjoyed outside in the sun. For myself, watching Euro 2016 just wouldn’t … Read More

The best alcohol-free beer? I’ve tested them so you don’t have to!

2 years ago / 0 comments

There are many reasons why someone might drink a non-alcoholic beer. You might be driving, allergic to alcohol, trying to detox or you may be teetotal. However, with summer approaching there aren’t many things better than a beer enjoyed outside in sun. For myself, watching Euro 2016 just wouldn’t be … Read More

Got the Winter Blues?

3 years ago / 0 comments

As you have probably noticed, the winter months can have a devastating effect on anyone’s ability to work. Some people may suffer from Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) as the shorter days and colder temperatures cause seasonal depression. However according to the journal of ‘Social Psychological and Personality Science’ found that … Read More

How to get over Blue Monday (and any other day you feel depressed)

3 years ago / 0 comments

Blue Monday is over everyone! For those of you who don’t know what Blue Monday is, apparently, it’s the most depressing day of the year. Post-holiday blues, combined with debt from Christmas, going back to work, exams, crap weather, the guy in the library sitting opposite you sniffing every 30 … Read More

Does ‘Generation Sensible’ Still Drink too Much?

3 years ago / 0 comments

For students, nights out or nights in mainly revolve around having a drink. Why is it that at university, for many, drinking forms an essential part of being a student? The Gryphon explores why drinking alcohol is so ingrained in the culture of being a student. Our parents, born in … Read More

The Battle of Music Streaming Services

3 years ago / 0 comments

Spotify The undisputed king of music streaming. Launched in 2008, it was the first music streaming service to gain worldwide recognition and has gone on to become the market leader with 20 million users. With apps for iPhone, Android and Windows phones it has most users covered. Spotify  has deals … Read More

Decriminalisation: The Future of Drug Policy?

3 years ago / 0 comments

This week, the Houses of Parliament have debated the legalisation of cannabis after receiving an online petition with over 220,000 signatures whilst a leaked report from the Treasury stated that legalising cannabis could bring in millions of pounds in tax. The Gryphon examines the issues with current UK drug policy … Read More

MENTAL HEALTH A-Z: A is for Addiction

3 years ago / 0 comments

It’s one of the most common mental health issues. According to the NHS one in three of us has an addiction of some type. If you’re reading this in the library, look to your left. Now  look to your right. The chances are that either yourself or one of the … Read More