Fern’s Top 10

If you don’t know what YouTube is, it’s a social media platform where people (known as YouTubers / creators) post videos of themselves being creative, whether it’s doing makeup, performing comedy or music, or just filming their lives. 1. Dan And Phil Dan and Phil are probably one of my most favourite YouTubers to watch. … More Fern’s Top 10

Southgate Stays

Gareth Southgate has signed a new four-year contract to stay on as England manager through to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. His assistant, Steve Holland, has also agreed a new deal as reward for England reaching the semi-finals of the World Cup in Russia last summer, and the improvement of the nation’s fortunes. Southgate’s … More Southgate Stays

Love

My tears are welling up inside me. But, I can’t cry. I’m not a baby. I’m in a classroom. In secondary. I feel like crying. But I can’t. I stare up at the sky outside, wishing I wasn’t here. I look down at the floor, praying, but it doesn’t swallow me up. Of course it … More Love

The sugar tax

On the 6th of April 2018, a sugar tax was introduced to the UK. This new levy was introduced by former chancellor, George Osbourne, in 2016, to try and combat child obesity in our sugar-controlled society. “No matter how difficult and how controversial it is, you cannot have a long-term plan for the country unless … More The sugar tax

Stereotyping

It’s hard to believe but stereotypes still exist. Like, the other day, I was at a Car Boot Sale and I was looking for something to do with Pokémon. I came to a stall with had loads of toys at it; I was looking at the items on the table when the guy behind the … More Stereotyping