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September 9, 2019

This series of What's Up TV sees us return to Northern Ireland. On this trip we found out about the laws surrounding abortion and how they differ from the est of the UK. Catch the report this weekend (14th September) in episode 6. 

Unlike the rest of the UK, the 19...

September 2, 2019

This weekend on What's Up TV we explore Toxic Masculinity. Here's what you need to know. 

'Masculinity’ is described in the Oxford English Dictionary as "qualities or attributes regarded as characteristics of men" and in recent years there has been an ever-growing aware...

August 1, 2019

This series, our campaign looks at organ donation particularly focusing on black, Asian and minority ethnic groups. The full item will be shown in episode one with excepts throughout the series. Read what Zoe the item producer found out. 

How is the law around...

July 1, 2019

We're excited about Pride taking place later this weekend in London and cities across the UK. Read some of the thoughts and observations from one our team about his experiences in the LGBTQ+ community. 

I have a problem with my community but it’s something I blame no on...

June 20, 2019

With festivals galore this summer - Tia wanted to highlight eight reasons that she feels makes music amazing. 

Music plays an important role in the socialization of children and adults. It provides entertainment and can be used as a distraction from problems or even use...

June 17, 2019

What’s going on in Sudan?

The unrest in Sudan began in December 2018, When President Bashir’s government forced emergency austerity measures in order to help restore the economic collapse. This change brought cuts to bread and fuel subsides, leaving many citizens strugg...

December 7, 2018

Toxic Relationships

Why do we sometimes find ourselves unable to walk away from a toxic, abusive or damaging relationship? 

Why do we tend to ignore the red flags when they rise above the surface?

And why are we attracted to it in the first place?

Every relationship goes t...

December 7, 2018

There has been a substantial rise of social media in recent years which undoubtedly has contributed to ‘troll’ behaviour. The internet allows people to develop anonymous personalities meaning that users have little sense of accountability when online, it is therefore e...

December 7, 2018

Homeless people are often perceived to be sleeping on the streets and battling addictions such as drug and alcoholism. However here at What’s Up TV we found that 10% of homeless people in the UK are in fact working. Up to 32,000 people in the UK are sofa surfing, livin...