Robert Firth

Robert Firth
Manchester University


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Analysing nightclub promo videos: What they really want you to think it’s like inside

None of them made me want to go

Nothing will ruin your Christmas more than working at Primark

Imagine being the person who has to fold all the musical jumpers

Bindi bans, teetotallers and ‘revolutionary socialists’: When did university become so serious?

Shagging and getting pissed? That’s so 2006

What it’s really like to be an au pair, by former au pairs

‘One day he jumped into the swimming pool and nearly drowned’

Young Brazilians are even less excited about Rio 2016 than we are

‘I don’t think the games will show Brazil to the world in a positive way’

I ate without culturally appropriating for a day and it made me miserable

Even ham sandwiches were forbidden

A quarter of Architecture students are treated for mental health problems

Some reported seeing friends’ hair fall out due to stress

I’m fighting a fatal liver disease, but Theresa May still wants to deport me

Luqman says he’ll die if he is sent back to Nigeria

I spent my Friday night in a 24-hour Tesco superstore

More first dates than at Nando’s

If you thought you hated the human race while shopping in Primark, you should try working there

You lose your faith in humanity

I did Parklife on less than £5 and still had a large one

One man’s journey

These are the questions the freshers of 15/16 are asking themselves

Brace yourselves…the freshers are coming