Whoever said ‘Diamonds are a girl’s best friend’ has obviously never owned a dog.

10 years ago, we were looking for a rescue dog. We were on our way home from Cornwall and got a call from the rescue centre saying we could come and take a look at one of their strays in Trentham at the weekend.

My First Year At University

It’s like I blinked and I’ve finished my first year of university already? It’s crazy. A year in high school or sixth form would drag but my first year at uni has flown by.

University was always a path I was going to take, it was a natural step for me; what I was going to study was another story. I didn’t have a clue.

Exploring Paris

Going to Paris was always something I’d dreamed about. So in September (before I’d even started my Journalism course at Staffordshire Uni) when I received an e-mail from my course leader inviting me to Paris for 3 days at the subsidised price of £60, I jumped at the opportunity.