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New Westquay development opens opportunities

by Greg Medlin (@Gregmedlin57) SOUTHAMPTON is currently in the middle of mass construction and development, as the city plans for the future. Construction has already begun on Southampton’s £70-90m new leisure project, including plans for an expansion to West Quay which will include the likes of


X Factor auditions come to Southampton

by Josh Naughton (@kwonfury), Savannah Smith (@Smith1311A) and Flare Usher (@flareusheer). X FACTOR auditions have been taking place in Southampton today. Stationed at the lower shopping area in West Quay, local residents have the opportunity to impress the judges for a chance to appear on ITV’s

The collaboration meant collections from both galleries would be brought together, bringing about a diverse set.

Southampton and Bournemouth unite for art

by Salma Ammar (@salmammammar) BEASTS or Best Friends: Animals in Art, is the creative result of a collaboration between Southampton City Art Gallery, and the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum in Bournemouth. Loved and kept as pets, glorified as deities, used as food or hunted down

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Uber Vs Licensed Taxi Drivers

Last week Uber was launched in Southampton, despite protests from the city’s taxi drivers, who say Uber drivers are inexperienced and lack knowledge of the area. Taxi drivers must go through a long and expensive process in order to obtain their licence, however for Uber


REVIEW: Bry and guest, Orla, The Talking Heads Southampton

by Sophie Luckett (@sophie_luckett) YOUTUBE musicians trying to hit mainstream success is nothing new – artists like Justin Bieber and The Vamps found their fame in uploading YouTube videos and making music on the video platform has only been getting more and more popular since.

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Solent’s guide to festival season

  By Kimberley Hemstritch (@KimH_14), Devon Place (@devon_place), Matteo Weeks (@MatteoWeeks) BE it Reading, 2000 Trees or Truck Festival you are attending this year, pretty soon you are going to have to start thinking about packing. We have compiled a few tips and an essential kit

The cast and crew on set of The Adventures of Rosanna Cross

Solent students create Victorian TV drama

By Keturah Sesstein (@keturahgrace) and Nichaela George (@nichaelageorge) SO when you think of students what comes to mind? Pot noodles, cheap branded vodka and a pile of comedy DVDs maybe? Well not this group of students. What about a period drama? Well a group of

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Southampton sees in Punjab new year

Tiffany Sankey (@tiffanysankey_) and Josh Naughton (@kwonfury) TODAY is the start of the Punjab New Year which will be celebrated by Sikhs around the world. Southampton is playing host to celebrations which will take place at the Civic Hall and the Gurdwara Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib. Both