Student Accommodation Loses It’s Touch

London Southbank University’s most favoured student accommodation is losing it’s popularity due to an uprise in complaints over the past year By Olivia Kemp Studio Intro: Living in halls of residence is becoming an increasingly popular choice, for first year students especially. However, after many student complaints, life is one of London Southbank University’s most…

Is Elephant & Castle a safe place to live?

Lead in Is Elephant and Castle a safe place to live? Known for its high crime rates and prone to accidents, Olivia Kemp heads over to the area to speak to residents to discuss their thoughts and feelings on why they think the southern junction is unsafe. Olivia discusses with them about TFL reviewing the…

Local Cafe concerned at affects of Brexit

A small Italian cafe in Elephant and Castle has said that Brexit could be potentially troubling for them. The art cafe employs a number of staff from the EU as well as importing EU produce. we went down to ask them about their concerns.

Could the Coronet potentially be closing earlier than expected?

The Coronet faces a review after complaints of anti-social behaviour By Olivia Kemp The Coronet is possibly facing its end a lot sooner than we thought after local residents have filed in a complaint due to anti-social behaviour. Notices have been put up outside the club stating that it’s getting a review as residents have heard…

“It’s a shame really, that I never took the performing path”, Sam Porter, a woman with ambition who was once a girl with a dream

Making my way down the busy streets of Elephant and Castle midday on the 17th November, what usually would be filled with intoxicated teens was crammed with businessmen, I approached the Coronet, well known for it’s busy night life. I met with Sam Porter for our first encounter, bringing her coffee as requested, and sat down with her…

Lift broken creating an outbreak of turbulent students

Lift in student halls of residents still broken after the 5th week in a row creating outrage ‘on another level’ By Olivia Kemp Lift breaks for the 5th week in McLaren House, creating a swarm of outraged students. On the week commencing the 14th November, Block F lifts created obscure noises before breaking down and…

Craig David, was it really needed?

“Craig David releases new music video ‘All We Needed’ in fact, it wasn’t needed at all” By Olivia Kemp Craig David releases music video for his new song ‘All We Needed’, well it’s quite ironic actually because it wasn’t needed at all. The dark, dull and repetitive video almost sent me to sleep, he may…

Optimising Posts

Why is SEO important for you as a journalist? Search engine optimisation is to improve a website’s ranking and visibility in search engines such as Google. This is recognised by a variety of different things, one of them being keywords. You usually don’t have to type in an entire sentence to find what you’re looking…

Measuring engagement on our sites

What are the most important metrics we can look at to measure engagement on our sites? One important metric to look at when measuring engagements on our sites is the number of returning visitors. If the users that visit your website enjoy it, they can subscribe by RSS or email. They could do this or…