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Lent: What Are People Giving Up?

So, glorious pancake day is over, and Ash Wednesday is here. It is the start of Lent. I’ve heard various ideas and plans from people I know in regards to what they will give up. Chocolate. Meat. Bread seems to be a common one this year. Gluten too. Theresa May is giving up crisps for Lent, Downing Street has revealed. So, if you are one of those people giving up chocolate, sweets, fizzy drinks or alcohol and are wondering how you are going to get through the next 40 days, here are a few words to amuse you during your dark times.





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Bethan is Deputy Lifestyle Editor for Her Campus Bristol.Loves: yoga, reading, the mountains, bonfires and cadbury chocolate!Hates: the rain, getting up early in the morning, pigeons.Recent favourite read: 'How to Be a Woman' by Caitlin Moran
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