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Summer term part 2: how to make the most of it

With most teacher assessments submitted and the summer holidays fast approaching, it’s time for lots of teens to switch gears. Instead of having deadlines coming at them from all angles, the rest of the summer term is a time for...

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How to plan an Interrailing trip

Trains are now trendy. Exploring Europe with an Interrailing pass is one the best ways...

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How to plan a gap year

On the day I received my A-Level results, I turned down my university place and took a...

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"I'm broke, I can't go on holiday": 4 tips to make your summer cheap

“It is not down in any map; true places never are,” Many of us fall into the trap ...

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How can I volunteer?

Are you struggling to find a way to fill the six-week break? Why not volunteer to give...

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Doubting whether to take a gap year? Let me put your mind at rest

Picture this: it’s your first day at university. Everyone’s introducing themselves...

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