Bored of the predictable dinner dates and boxset binges? This year it's time to mix it up and try something different. Research supports new experiences as a way to improve your romance, "couples who frequently try new things together have higher-quality relationships." The day of love is all about celebrating your relationship and creating memories to treasure, so scroll through these quirky date ideas and see which one your partner will love.
In our digital age where hashtags and recurring memes prevail on the surface, there is a question to whether the torrent of technology has left society feeling detached. Some say we long for a personal touch to our communication, and to reclaim control and appreciation of the English language. 2017 Research by the Deutsche Post DHL Group reveals that “81% of millennials surveyed said they would feel more excited if they received a package or a letter in the post from someone they know, over a text or message on social media.” On that note, is it time for a revival of the art of letter writing?
Despite punk-rock's reputation for activism and rebellion, from Siouxsie & The Banshees to the modern day post-punk revival Savages, female musicians have fought with guitars raging to get their voices heard for decades. Following March's National Women's Day, I ask some feminist punk-spirit artists how they feel they are treated within the music industry, and by the public, today. London-based band DOLLS, and Norwich-foursome, The Peach Club, explore their experiences on the matter.