Clarissa Waldron

Journalist

Final year journalism student.
Areas of interest include News - Culture - Music - Fashion - Arts - Interviews - Broadcasting - Documentaries - Photojournalism -

United Kingdom

Portfolio

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Breast cancer: myths vs reality‏

New research into DNA analysis has allowed scientists to test how likely women are to develop breast cancer and give them a rate of prognosis, while a recent report from the US...

Xxymagazine

The Mind Behind Fashion Design Today

Reflecting the cogs in the machine concealed by the Smokescreen Lavish parties, celebrities, freebies and extravagant catwalks are some of the daily professional on goings...

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Tikrit capture: a significant loss for ISIS?‏

On Wednesday, Iraqi defence minister Khalid al-Obeidi announced that the government had regained control of the city of Tikrit, describing the security forces as having...

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Should cockpit safety doors be reviewed?

Following the terrorist attacks of 11th September 2001, the role of cockpits and their port of entry were reviewed, leading to the widespread introduction of reinforced security...

XXY magazine

XXY REVIEWS: Amanzi Tea, Marylebone's finest

Amanzi Tea first arrived into the heart of Marylebone in 2013 and from then it has been on a mission to revolutionise the tea market. Not quite in the way countless bubble tea...

Im A Londoner

Nightjar and Tullamore Dew - Busking Unbarred

Last Monday night we were invited into Old Street's finest cocktail emporium, Nightjar, to celebrate the eve of St. Patrick's Day and the launch of Tullamore Dew's Busking...

Fashion Plus Magazine

LFW AW15 Show Report: Mary Katrantzou

In a strikingly paired back start to the show, by a designer synonymous with lively prints, guests were immediately assured of a continued change in direction, following on from...

XXY magazine

XXY PRESENTS: ANTONIO//PAUL

After reading this feature go listen to Antonio Paul (we've even included their SoundCloud here, there's no excuse), then tell your friends to. Make a playlist, share it, blast...

Fashion Plus Magazine

LFW AW15 Show Report: Roksanda

Known for strong colour and colour blocking, Roksanda Illincic took a "if it's not broken don't fix it" approach to her AW15 collection in the Seymour Leisure Centre. This...

XXY Magazine

Seasons of Insanity

The neverending year-long fashion merry-go-round The start of every year sees the fashion world commence its bi-annual merry-go-round of fashion exhibition. London Collections:...

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Putin's reign of terror: the Kremlin's bid to kill the opposition

On the day of the anti-government march that he was due to lead, all eyes remain on Russia following the killing of former deputy prime minister Boris Nemtsov. Across the world...

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Gas pipelines: can the EU survive without Russian supplies?‏

Russian energy company, Gazprom, has given Ukraine two days to pay outstanding debts or face a cut-off in gas supply. Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller said: "The supply of gas to...

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Sex education in primary schools: too much, too soon?

The Commons Education Select Committee has called for Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) to be a core part of primary education. The committee's proposal has also been echoed...

Fashion Plus Magazine

Celebrating London's Seedy Soho: Hentsch Man at LCM

Promising seediness and sensuality in their latest unveiling at LCM, Hentsch Man took over an abandoned sex shop in the notoriously sleazy district of Soho of their 'Peep Show.'...

Fashion Plus Magazine

Antonio Ortega - Paris Fashion Week Show Report

In a chilly warehouse, on rue de Lubeck in Paris' 16 Arrondissement, models strode assuredly in Antonio Ortega's designs for SS15. Skimpy outfits were the norm for the season as...

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Google's new health app: the start of en-masse hypochondria?‏

Google has announced plans to launch an information package on general health and medical illnesses in a new app. According to the tech giant, the app merges information on...

Im A Londoner

Caterina 55, Moorgate

East London Caterina55, located a short walk from Moorgate station, exudes a mixed persona. Surrounded by sleek, glass skyscrapers; it initially unveils a bright,...

Fashion Plus Magazine

Christian Lagerwaard - Paris Fashion Week Show Report

On day two of Couture Week, Danish designer, Christian Lagerwaard, invited guests to the Dutch Institute, in Paris' 7 th arrondissement, to show his SS15 collection. If a gentle...

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Dawn of tumultuous future for Nigeria?

Nigeria has postponed next week's presidential election due to concerns over attacks by terrorist Islamic fundamentalist group Boko Haram. The election, scheduled for 14th...

Im A Londoner

Massala Hut, Euston

Central London Having enjoyed a recent refurbishment with bright, vibrant, contemporary décor that includes glass and steel, family-run restaurant Masala Hut, refreshingly, does...