Tag : Brigitte Phillips

The Pancake Diaries

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Features Editor Brigitte Phillips has set herself a challenge — to enter into filling her pancake-shaped void like she never has before. Tune in to see her hourly updates in meeting her challenge of consuming 24 pancakes over a 24 hour period. 12:30 am, Tuesday 17th February 2015 It is … Read More

LGBTQ: A Community Speaks, Stephen’s Story

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Members of the Leeds LGBTQ community talked to Features Editor Brigitte Phillips about living with their identities, and their misunderstandings and misrepresentations that come with it. Stephen’s story asexuals aren’t sex-hating killjoys. I realised I fancied other guys when I was 12, but it took until I was 24 to … Read More

LGBTQ: A Community Speaks, Tasha’s Story

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Members of the Leeds LGBTQ community talked to Features Editor Brigitte Phillips about living with their identities, and their misunderstandings and misrepresentations that come with it. Tasha’s story People often assume that bisexuality is essentially a camouflage for promiscuity, or greed, or simply a ‘transition’ period before coming out as … Read More

LGBTQ: A Community Speaks, Jude’s Story

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Members of the Leeds LGBTQ community talked to Features Editor Brigitte Phillips about living with their identities, and their misunderstandings and misrepresentations that come with it. Jude’s Story I’m very much still the same person just with a different presentation, name and way of thinking, really (plus a much snazzier … Read More

LGBTQ: A Community Speaks, Claire’s Story

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Members of the Leeds LGBTQ community talked to Features Editor Brigitte Phillips about living with their identities, and their misunderstandings and misrepresentations that come with it. Claire’s story “Thanks Mister Hetero Drunk Man, really glad we could have your assurance that we aren’t fucked up after all.” For as long … Read More

LGBTQ: A Community Speaks, Ryan’s Story

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Members of the Leeds LGBTQ community talked to Features Editor Brigitte Phillips about living with their identities, and the misunderstandings and misrepresentations that come with it. Ryan’s Story And I can assure you that when your mother sits you down and tells you that you are sick, you need help, … Read More

25th December: Just another winter’s day?

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On the 1st December, when many people open their advent calendars, the countdown to Christmas has begun. Television adverts are Christmas themed, shop music plays Christmas hits and Christmas jumpers are proudly on display. However only 60% of the population of the United Kingdom are Christian. The Gryphon investigates what … Read More

Features Editor Brigitte Phillips Gets the Chop!

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It has finally happened, something I have been building up to for well over a year, I cut off all my hair. Well, not exactly all of it, but a significant chunk of it. My long hair has always been an integral part of my identity for as long as … Read More

Features | Sam Pepper Exposed

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There’s something wicked in the state of YouTube. Those of you who have spent any time on the website on the past year or so will know the problem. Starting with Ed Blann (Eddplant) in Summer 2013, at least 5 prominent members of the British YouTube community have been outed … Read More

Features | Days Out in the Dales

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  Are you in Leeds over the summer? Need to get out of the city for a while? Do you want to do all this without breaking the (very measly, student finance fueled) bank? Well LS may well have the answer for you. In Leeds, we are very lucky to … Read More