The Galleon - Portsmouth's Student Newspaper


Goodbye physical media, hello streaming?

There’s been a lot of talk recently about how streaming services are overtaking sales of physical media. Only a few weeks ago, retail giant HMV were bought out of administration by Canadian company Sunrise Records, and many attributed it to […]

Shock Factor Theatre

There is performance in a car crash. We can all cover our faces and turn away, but the majority of us will peer at the wreckage through spread fingers and shocked faces. It’s natural, nothing to be ashamed of. In […]

Fractions or Fires?

Is our education system missing something? We’ve all sat through tedious lessons, chewed gums through algebraic fractions and daydreamed through Dickens. The confines of a stuffy classroom can sometimes be a difficult place to ignite the attention of students, the […]

Weighing More Than Kilograms

There is a massive problem plaguing our society, and it goes by the name of ‘fat-shaming’. It seems that for some inexplicable reason, some people believe that they get to have a say about other people’s bodies. Gone are the […]