Red Nose Day’s best moments

RED NOSE DAY     raised a staggering £73,026,234 so far for Comic Relief. Broke Girl in the City looks at the key highlights from Friday. Billy Connolly now suffering from cancer and Parkinson's Disease, moved everyone to tears talking about his work with Comic Relief. “It started...

Happy International Women’s Day

I nternational Women's Day is celebrated on 8th March every year. The theme this year is #BeBoldForChange. It is up to every one of us to 'be the change you want to see in the world' (Gandhi). Be that woman who uses your own sphere of...

What to give up for Lent to save money

  Lent follows Shrove Tuesday, Pancake Day, where people around the world decide what to give up for 40 days. A Christian tradition, Lent is symbolic of the time when Jesus fasted for 40 days and 40 nights in the desert to resist being tempted by...

Global Drink Wine Day

Global Drink Wine Day is my new favourite export from the US. To celebrate, we thought we would dedicate a post to one of our favourite tipples, with a cheeky glass or two. "The purpose of National Drink Wine Day is to spread the love and...

How to save for an emergency fund on a budget

How anyone can afford to save for an 'emergency fund' living in the city on a modest budget is beyond me. Don't get me wrong, when you are living from paycheck to paycheck, every month has its emergencies. A bill your housemate has been...

Can the working class make it in the expensive arts?

  ARTS CLASS: Can the working class afford to make it in the expensive arts? l started comedy, as a hobby after I moved to London...and I soon fell in love, says Stephen Bailey.  As a dreamer, one who openly loves Hilary Duff and an insta-quote, I...

Golden Globes 2017: TV award Winners

G olden Globes proved to be a defining era for TV with The Crown beating so many incredible shows to win best drama. Game of Thrones missed out yet again, but a major win for Netflix. The Crown is a win for Netflix Netflix's royal epic tells...

Golden Globes 2017: Film Winners

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  Golden Globes was celebrated in style last night, with La La Land, The Crown, Moonlight all scooping up awards. Meryl Streep won Lifetime Achievement Award, attributing to the stars of Hollywood.   With Jimmy hosting the event with an amazing opening show to La La land,...