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A more sustainable future: are universities promoting sustainable travel?

Are our Universities sustainable? More importantly, are our universities promoting sustainable travel? With transport becoming the most polluting sector in the United Kingdom it’s important we look to our universities to see if they are doing everything in their power to encourage sustainable travel with their students. Looking locally, the University of Gloucestershire seems to […]

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Arrival Movie Review

A film that think’s it’s a lot smarter than it actually is When the first trailer for Arrival appeared, it showed off a slow paced suspense drama about the difficulties humans would face when trying to communicate with alien lifeforms. As more trailers dropped, excitement grew, it was looking to be a mature and adult […]

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Lack of diversity revealed in Gloucestershire Constabulary

Gloucestershire Constabulary is under criticism after a recent government study revealed a lack of ethnic diversity amongst it’s officers. The 2016 review of the national workforce demonstrated little progress in creating diversity throughout Gloucestershire. Figures for Gloucestershire revealed that non-white officers made up  2.1% of the 1,200 police force. In comparison, the highest percentage was […]

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Jumping is the new running…

People are swapping running for a fun, bouncy alternative… Trampolining! Is trampolining the next #Fitness trend? What do you think? https://t.co/Gb5L8KUiZc pic.twitter.com/Omp285Cxy7 — Institute of Fitness (@AusInstFitness) October 25, 2016 Recent statistics by NASA suggest that ten minutes of trampolining burns more calories than thirty minutes of running. Now, I can’t speak for everyone, but […]