• Leaving Lockdown: The Shopping Experience.

    On Sunday the 28th June, I left my house for the first time in months - not just for a walk to the park or to do a food shop - but to actually go shopping in the Intu Victoria Centre in Nottingham. And honestly it was wonderful....
  • The Return Of Primark: Novelty Or Necessity?

    As the nation filters back into a hazy resemblance of normality these past few weeks, with the reintroduction of non-essential shops to our high street, controversy has sparked at the length of queues forming. ...
  • Broadmarsh Centre Placed Under Control Of Nottingham City Council

    Following the announcement that the Intu Group had moved into administration, Nottingham's Broadmarsh Shopping Centre has now been taken back over by the Nottingham City Council....
  • Black Ops Friday: How to Snipe the Best Deals

    Black Friday: an annual military operation for shopaholics everywhere. And never before has it been quite so explosive as this year with record sales reported across the UK and the US....
  • Why the Primark Online Shopping Rumours are Actually a Blessing

    News broke out this week that Primark was finally launching online shopping as well as a click and collect service for its customers. Fans were excited and social media hit off with many claiming this was ‘what they’ve been waiting for’. Unfortunately, for these fans, the rumours seem to...
  • Charity Shop Shopping

    If you are not a bargain loving thrifter, get to be! What is not to love about charity shop shopping?! Charity shops are filled with one-off items and lots of original vintage clothing. These days it is so easy to look the same as everyone else; when a new...
  • Review: Foodprint

    Celebrating its one year anniversary on the 2nd December, I found myself spending my Sunday night visiting Foodprint, a social enterprise run by Enactus at the University of Nottingham with the aim to fight food waste by selling edible products for cheaper prices to students and members of the...