The Countdown to Eurovision 2019

Tweet The Eurovision Song Contest for 2019 will be held in Tel Aviv on the 18th May. The final may be a while away but the deadline for each country to decide their participant is mid-March. A few countries have announced their competitor including Tamta from Cyprus, Jonida Maliqi from Albania and Srbuk from Armenia. Each country can decide whether to send their best talent or they could send a rising star to compete. The 42 participants will be take part in two semi-finals were the competitors will be reduced…

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Cricket World Cup 2019 Predicitions

Tweet With England hosting the Cricket World Cup for the first time in 20 years I believe they will win the prestigious tournament for the first time. The Three Lions are currently the best ranked ODI nation in the world and with the likes of Joe Root, Ben Stokes, and Adil Rashid featuring for the side they are team no one is looking forward to facing. England have excelled in 50-over cricket since the last World Cup four years ago, beating the likes of India, Australia, and Pakistan. It must…

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Ireland’s Basketball Prodigy: Aidan Harris Igiehon

Tweet By Jacob Panons Aidan Harris Igiehon is the Irishman aiming to become only the second Irish-born player to grace the NBA. Pat Burke was the first and only Irish-born player to play in the NBA but many scouts expect Igiehon to add to this list very soon. Igiehon, who was born in Dublin to Nigerian parents, only touched a basketball for the first time when he was 12 yet he is still considered one of the most exciting players in high school basketball. The 6’9 forward is currently ranked…

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Tuesday’s five biggest NBA talking points

Tweet By Jacob Panons The Toronto Raptors and the Denver Nuggets continue to impress while the Cleveland Cavaliers suffer yet another defeat since Lebron James’ exit. The Denver Nuggets aren’t slowing down. The Nuggets beat the Boston Celtics 115-107 as the Colorado franchise boast a 9-1 record. The Nuggets currently sit second in the Western Conference behind last year’s champion the Golden State Warriors. So far this season Denver have beaten the likes of the Warriors, the New Orleans Pelicans, and now the Celtics. With Denver beating some of the…

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Cleaning up our act, one beach at a time

Tweet Our coasts are severely suffering from the effects of plastic pollution. With some beaches experiencing washed up litter, here in Brighton rubbish is carelessly left behind. Last bank holiday weekend, the Brighton and Hove Independent reported that 20 tonnes of waste was discarded on Brighton’s beaches. Plastic pollution is not just an eyesore. It can cause catastrophic consequences not only in the South East, but all over the globe. A plastic cup left on the beach after a day out could easily get swept up by the tide, ending…

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