Some Like it Hot

Louise Pollock “The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up” were the famous words uttered by iconic starlet, Marilyn Monroe, as she took Hollywood by storm, transforming from small-time actress to an epic household commodity and…

Celtic designs

Oisín Kealy sees what is on offer at this year’s Celtic Connections festival The Swell Season – Glasgow City Halls – 16/01/2010 Marketa Irglova, looking very Celtic in a green dress more Riverdance than rock and roll, kneels down…

Pirates of the Andes

Robin Perkins Coming back from South America was never going to be easy. After a year spent studying in the sprawl of Buenos Aires and a few months winding through the Andes on rusty buses in the rainy season,…

Easy as pie – Sausage & lentil stew

Claire Strickett Who says students have to live on pot noodles and beans on toast? Not us! Each week our Lifestyle Editor shares a recipe that will keep your finances and your body in good shape. Ingredients (makes 2…

What we want to see in 2010…

Leon Weber The noughties have come to an end and we have every reason to be happy. Most importantly, there’s no need to use that non-word ever again, but also, a whole new decade of exciting cinema visits lies…