The Cardboard Festival Tent

Now that festival season has arrived one of the biggest problems associated with them is set to return, and that is the amount of waste created by them. Part of the solution however could lie with a Dutch company and their creation of a 100% recyclable cardboard tent.


The End Of Year Review

How was 2017 for you? Good, bad or indifferent it’s certainly been packed full of news, so take a look back with us, as we view the highs and lows of 2017 in the end of year review.


BBC Introducing @ Glasto

As BBC Introducing celebrates it’s 10th year, we take a look at the acts to hit the stage this year at Glastonbury, hoping to follow in the footsteps that include the likes of Ed Sheeran, Jake Bugg, Florence and the Machine, The 1975, Rizzle Kicks and many more.


UK Music Festivals

We’re not biased here at VM Life, but we truly believe that the UK has the best music festival scene anywhere in the world. And to back up this claim we’ve put together a list of small, medium, and large festivals happening this summer covering the length and breadth of country.


The Bowie Bolt Statue Project

We here at Van Mildert love a cool crowdfunding project, and when the subject of the crowdfunding is the iconic David Bowie it really doesn’t get a whole lot cooler than that. Check out the campaign to build a permanent David Bowie memorial statue in London.