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Emily Cox

A ridiculous human doing creative type things by the sea.

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Bowie's attack of the status quo

While many of us continue to mourn the loss of a star, it’s obvious the positivity that David Bowie brought to the table.

Bowie's Bournemouth impact

The Thin White Duke to Major Tom, Ziggy Stardust to the authentic David Bowie. The man born Davy Jones in 1947 has been through a variety of personas each one showcasing his brilliance and individuality as not just a ground-breaking musician but also as an experimental artist with intense shock factor.

Victoria: A band on the rise

Victoria, a London based band, came to kick up the crows at Bournemouth University's Student Union.

Dance troop bring the beast to Bournemouth

The performers of Manchester based dance group Company Chameleon lurched onto the Pavilion Dance South West stage with vigour and intensity during Thursday evening’s performance of Beauty of the Beast.

Bournemouth's budding bloggers

DEorset’s blogging community is seemingly divided into two sectors. First are the beauty and lifestyle bloggers. They cover anything from London Fashion Week to their favourite restaurants with an abundance of photographs and exacerbated emotions. They tend to fit into a younger demographic and appeal to a teenage and young adult audience.

Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades of Overrated

‘I went to see 50 Shades of Grey last week’ was never a sentence I wanted to even whisper, let alone announce to the general public. The whole concept of an abusive relationship, BDSM or not, makes my skin crawl.

A Bealey big fuss over EastEnders

This week saw the catchy hash tag EELive circulate like wild fire around the realms of Twitter at the welcoming of Eastenders 30th Anniversary and, in turn, a succession of live episodes throughout the week.

Dorset writer fundraises for her next book

A Dorset mother is looking to release the third instalment in her children’s book series, partially funded by a Kickstarter campaign.

Tattoo superstudio rises to the top

Self-described as ‘Bournemouth’s freshest tattoo studio’, South Coast Ink Superstudio has itself a selling point unlike any other.

Celebrity Big Bother

I too enjoyed being able to see the naïve general public making fools of themselves for the world to see. That was until the barrage of z-list celebrities tumbled through the Big Brother doors, filled with enthusiasm and wasted brain cells.

Christmas: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

The Halloween decorations have been packed away, fireworks have exploded and the air still smells of burnt embers and pumpkin but regardless of this, I’m hectically ordering baubles, downloading Now That’s What I Call Christmas and buying the most adorable wrapping paper the high street has to offer.

Students fight for change in SUBU Student Shout debate

Students joined to tackle big issues like banning gossip mags and deciding to reprimand ISIS in the Student Shout meeting this week.

'Like a Girl' it is not

The Always ‘Like a Girl’ campaign sees a variety of girls, boys, women and men being asked to act out certain activities and actions ‘like a girl. The resulting clips are astonishing.