High numbers of students signing up for sugar daddy app

A leading ‘sugar daddy’ app says it now has a quarter of a million UK students signed up. The claim by the makers of Seeking Arrangement has stoked fears over how many younger women are linking up with older men online to potentially earn thousands


How to stay safe in the city at night

WITH a rise in the number of sexual attacks in Southampton, Solent Students’ Union arranged a free self defence class this week. Martial arts experts from Safeguard Self Defence hosted the event, which the Union’s VP for Welfare Sam Spencer hopes will be the first of many.

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Tackling Mental Health Together

Southampton locals are being asked to help redesign how mental health services operate in the city. Southampton City Council, Mental Health Matters and Southampton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) have worked together to launch a public consultation in order to get feedback on the city’s current mental health


In Numbers: Why are Junior Doctors Striking?

THOUSANDS OF OPERATIONS have been cancelled up and down the country as Junior Doctors strike to protest unfair contracts from the Department of Health. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt wants to introduce 7-day working weeks for doctors to try and improve NHS services, but Doctors are

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Radio Sonar encourages more students to sign up

  by James Wood (@jamescwood_), Rosie Melville (@Rolosmelville), Matteo Weeks (@MatteoWeeks), Sophie Squires (@squires_sophie) and Harry Matthews (@harrymatthews__) SOLENT’S student radio station, Radio Sonar, is looking for more presenters to run their own shows. The station is now back on the air following a break

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Valentines day and dating apps: Can you find the one?

by Aimee Barnes (@AimeeBerrie), Sophie Luckett (@Sophie_Luckett), James Griffin (@james_griffin97), Ivy Kamau (@ivynkamau), Salma Ammar (@salmammammar) and Savannah Smith (@Smith1311A) AT THE loneliest time of the year singles all over the UK are downloading dating apps in an attempt to find their perfect Valentine. Tinder

Barbie introduces new line of ‘realistic’ dolls

by Devon Place (@devon_place), Leanne Revell (@leanne_revell96) MATTEL, Inc. are set to premier a new range of Barbie dolls with new body types in the line including tall, petite and curvy dolls. This will include ‘Hijarbie’, a Muslim doll wearing a traditional dress. The new

Nekrogoblikon perform at Southampton's The Joiners

Review: Nekrogoblikon and The Bastard Sons @ The Joiners

by Sean Rafferty (@SeanR95) NEKROGOBLIKON are back in Southampton for the first time since their debut show in the city on the Kerrang! Tour in 2014. It is a massive change of scenery, swapping the grand Guildhall for the infamous (but tiny) Joiners venue. Three