Only in Cardiff

Quite literally drinking the bar dry…

Posted on 16 December 2012 by Freya

Greetings to you all from home, Right now I’m writing to you all from the comfort of my family home (it’s lovely to be here!). As I told you last week, this week just gone has been absolutely crazy with many a Christmas party, the round-up of lectures, the furious submission of essays and of
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My First "On Call"

Posted on 10 December 2012 by Lewys

Hi guys sorry I’ve been off the chart for the past few weeks been crazily busy preparing for a Situational Judgment Test which all UK final year medical students now how to sit as part of the application process for our foundation year Doctor jobs. Preparing for that on top of normal training and a
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Burning the Christmas candle at both ends

Posted on 9 December 2012 by Freya

Hello again, or should I say Merry Christmas to one and all? Right now, I’m writing to you all from the end of week 10, which is scary as time has gone so fast (and Christmas is 2 and a bit weeks away, WHAT?!) It feels like yesterday when I was telling you guys about
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Here comes christmas!

Posted on 5 December 2012 by Tomos

So, after the utter disappointment of the 4 week period of the autumn international rugby games, much of it spent drowning my sorrows, Cardiff is finally settled down again. Or not. As December begins, so does the insane stream of psychotic christmas shoppers and party-goers. Now, shopping is something i actually don’t mind that much,
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See you soon Africa

Posted on 18 November 2012 by Freya

Ahoy! How are you all? Well I hope. So this week I’m going to tell you a little bit about the new events committee I’ve joined, as well as give you some updates on the dissertation progress, netball antics and other bits and bobs I’ve got going on. But first, I’ve got to tell you
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Grumblings of a Welshman

Posted on 18 November 2012 by Lewys

With the clocks having gone back and the first frost on the ground Autumn is well and truly here. But that’s no reason to go into hibernation if you’re a Welshman, as November signals the start of  the autumn rugby internationals. Each  year Cardiff’ millennium Stadium hosts the rugby giants of the Southern Hemisphere over
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Deadline day fun

Posted on 16 November 2012 by Tomos

So after several weeks of fretting over the frightening date that was the 16th of November, the day came with surprisingly little amount of stress. Two assignments, 2,000 words each, appears at first a very daunting task, yet, given the time and the information that we receive, we really have very little reason to complain.
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Thank goodness I've got a diary…

Posted on 11 November 2012 by Freya

Welcome back! This week has been crazy to put it lightly, so I’m going to tell you all about it before I drop down into bed with exhaustion! So the last time I spoke to you, it was the day that my washing machine decided to give up the ghost and wee all over my
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