Authors Posts by Finola Austin

Finola Austin


Review: Carmen (ENO)

Finola Austin reviews a production that flirts with controversy yet lacks full conviction.

Preview: Titus Andronicus

Finola Austin sees an active, unusual and promising production of the gory classic

DIY Curly Hair Rescue

Finola Austin solves your hair nightmares

Amazon Goes Luxe

Finola Austin asks if consumers are really ready to have all their eggs in one basket

The Future According to Google

Silicon Valley goes High Fashion to promote Google Glass

Groupon: A Good Deal?

Finola Austin questions the longevity of the daily discount business

Review: Cantina

Finola Austin urges readers to see London's hottest circus

Victoria’s Secret…..and mine

Confessions of an underwear addict

Catwalk Trend: Braids

Finola Austin explores the latest hair trend

Review: The Revenger’s Tragedy

Clever casting and inspired performances make this play a hidden gem


70% of students only drink to fit in, says NUS survey

Almost half of the survey’s participants claimed that prior to starting university they had a perception that students spent most of their time getting drunk.

Oxford ranked as Britain’s least socially inclusive university

Just one in ten students at Oxford view themselves as working class while over 60% of students went to a private or grammar school.

Voluntourism: how a booming industry has real world consequences

Combining volunteering with tourism often harms rather than helps disadvantaged communities

Follow the Money: How football puts finance over fans

In light of Bolton Wanderer's narrow escape from administration, we need to confront how money dominates our nation's favourite sport.

Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary degree should be revoked

If the degree was awarded to honour human rights, can it not be revoked to honour human rights?