Since my last post my situation has changed. after managing to make it into safe mode on a random restart i did a couple of scans and cleaned up my computer of anything unneccesary. upon restarting my laptop again i now havea message reading.
Windows could not start because rhe following file is missing or corrupt:
You can attempt to repair this file by starting windows seteup using the original Setup CD-ROM.
This is clearly a problemn as i dont have a cd-rom.