Articles by Katie Ackerley

Memory Card – Zoo Tycoon

I probably shouldn’t be allowed to write here. I am most definitely not a seasoned gamer and some of the things I say may be accidentally…


Exam Stress Sorted

Being a well seasoned student, Lifestyle Editor Katie Ackerley has been through enough exam hell to know how you can lose your head in the face of exams and dissertations. Despite how good you are at ‘working under pressure,’ here are the top tips to keeping cool throughout exam period.


Let’s Fly, Let’s Fly Away

Stuck in the library all day? Dreaming of sun, sea and sand? Well, you’re in luck as Amanda Yap and Lifestyle Editor Katie Ackerley are here to take you through the best places to jet off to this summer to relax after all the exam stress


Newcastle's Hidden Gems

You’ve been here a while now, so you may think you know all of Newcastle’s best kept secrets. Well think again. Lifestyle Editor Katie Ackerley takes you even deeper into fantastic parts of Newcastle you never knew existed



Wacky Ways to Workout

Do you think you’ve done it all? Lifestyle Editor, Katie Ackerley, gives us a run down of five of the best alternative activities the North East has to offer