Friendships

8 Situations You’re Sure to Face in First Year at Uni

September brings the end of summer and the end of summer means back to school. We know, you didn’t want to hear it yet but it’s time to face up to the denial and admit you’re going to uni pretty damn soon. If you’re going into your first year then we’ve got some good news;

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8 Steps To Breaking Up With A Toxic Friend

Friends. Not just a 90s TV show but something we all have and need to get through life. The thing is though, despite what TV friendships would have you believe, sometimes they aren’t all that good for you. In fact, toxic friendships can be totally draining on you, your other relationships and can get so

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Failed exams? Here’s How To Deal With It When Everyone Else Has Passed

The time has arrived. You’ve collected your results with all you pals, ready to open them before starting the last phase of school before you leave it behind for good. It’s an exciting day, but if you haven’t done as well as you had hoped it can be pretty rubbish. Especially if all your pals

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5 Ways to Deal If You Aren’t Going to Uni

So maybe it was just never the plan. Maybe you’ve got your results and they didn’t turn out too great. Maybe you are going in a few years. Whatever the reason behind it, results day can be a difficult day to be one of those people not going to university in September. If you aren’t

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We Answered Every Question Guys Have About Summer

Summer is well and truly here. We’ve forgotten about the rainy weather and we’re all dreaming of beaches and pools and big sun hats. Although, as we know, the sun can bring its fair share of issues too and it’s not that easy for some of us to ‘just enjoy it’. So if you want

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Meet the DTL BFF of the Year for 2019

For World Friendship Day, we scoured the nation for the best BFFs. It was a super tough choice, and tears were flowing in the Ditch office to read about how much everyone’s friends mean to them. There could only be one winner however – meet Sophie and Aiva! Yay for friendship! Sophie  I am Sophie,

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13 Things You Can Do in the Summer for (Basically) Free

We get it. With all the fun in the sun to be had over the next few weeks, if there is one thing that is dead certain to happen over the summer break is you will eventually (or pretty quickly) find yourself with £0.13 in your Monzo account. That’s why we have come up with

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Going Away with Mates: Expectations vs Reality

Going away with your mates sounds like the dream right? Sun, sea, sand and so so much fun with the people you love most on the planet. Well you might think it might be like living it up in the Love Island villa, but it just might not quite go that way… Destination It’s going

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12 Problems Sports Players Will Know All Too Well

Playing sport surely has to be the most popular hobby in the world. The adrenaline from competing and the exhilaration of winning make everything you go through in training completely worth it. Although, there are plenty of things about sports that are, shall we say, less-than-desirable so we created a list of all the problems

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11 Things to Do When All Your Mates Are on Holiday

It is pretty much a universal truth that just when you are free for a week, that’s the one that all your mates pack their bags and head off on holiday with their families. Well, to save you from being stuck indoors all week waiting for them to return like a dog whose owner has

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