La Cure Gourmande

La Cure Gourmande – a quaint Belgium treat

When in Belgium… you must go to La Cure Gourmande, a beautiful little shop in the city of Brussels selling everything from sweets, biscuits and chocolate. Choose from a huge variety on a stunning display which will take your breath away. Whatever appeals to your sweet tooth the most, this shop is sure to have…

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Studentification is beneficial to Chester

RESIDENTS of Chester are concerned with the rising percentage of studentification and its effect on the noise levels and disruption in the area. An increasing number of buildings have been built and plans to provide more student accommodation in Chester is causing residents to voice their complaints. Alex Williams, senior communications officer at the University of Chester,…

Elliot Colby, Jonathan Hyde, Palis Tigres and Stuart Williams

Chester Comes Alive

Three Graphic Design students wanted to bring culture to the city of Chester, so they designed an impressive tour guide system for Chester tourists. The idea was so good that they are currently creating the conceptual idea. To recreate diversity in Chester and develop the city’s identity, three third year students at The University of…

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5 things you need to know about Amsterdam

Last week, my and six of my girl friends took a three day trip to the amazing city of Amsterdam. What we found there were bikes (many, many bikes), lovely views, great galleries and wonderful edgy coffee shops. Here are the top five things I think people need to know before they visit Amsterdam, in…

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An American perspective on Chester

Jessie Jefferson, 22, from Covington Indiana came to Chester to study as an international student in 2011. She loved it so much that she returned to Chester again the following year to complete her degree here. We asked her to share her experiences and tell us what she found so special about the city of…

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This month’s trends: Awesome August

In August, if you’re lucky enough to go somewhere hot on holiday, this page is perfect for you. If you weren’t able to get away this month however, get yourself to the nearest beach or outdoor swimming pool and flash off these gorgeous pieces in the sunshine or sea. 1. Two-piece swimwear. I love Asos’s beautiful…