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UniLeeds app causes confusion as registers move online

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The University of Leeds has recently introduced a new update for its smartphone app, UniLeeds, which enables students to use Bluetooth to confirm attendance. With the update, some schools and departments now require that students ‘check-in’ at certain lecture theatres using their phones, and are therefore no longer handing out … Read More

Music | Galaxians Interview at Beacons Festival 2014

4 years ago / 0 comments

What’ve you been up to so far? Matt: Just mooching about really. Whenever I come to Beacons there are so many people that I know, sometimes people that I haven’t seen for ages, and I  end up not watching any bands. But I went and danced to the Optimo set. … Read More

Music | Nai Harvest Interview at Beacons Festival 2014

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How did you find your set on the Noisey stage earlier? Sick yeah, it was good. It’s the first time we’ve played a festival of this size. We’ve never done a camping festival before. We’ve done city festivals like Southsea and Tramlines but we’ve never done a camping festival, this … Read More

Clubs | Beacons Festival 2014 – DJ’s Review

4 years ago / 0 comments

It’s scarcely been a week since we left the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and we’ve already got the Beacons blues. For the third year running, the intimate arts and music festival has taken over Skipton’s Heslaker Farm, and proved itself to be one of the UK’s best small festivals. With a … Read More

Music | Beacons Festival – LSi’s bands & artists to watch

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While Skipton’s Beacons Festival offers up some unbelievable disc jockying talent this year, it also provides a great lineup of bands old and new for you to enjoy. Here are a few that you need to see. #1. The Fall The Manchester band, fronted by controversial, misanthropic punk poet and … Read More

Food | Beacons Festival: LSi’s Street Food and Drink Not to Miss

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There isn’t long to go until Beacons Festival returns to the Yorkshire Dales. With an already outstanding reputation for their culinary offerings, the festival’s organisers are promising to raise the bar even higher this time around. With so much on offer you might need a hand in picking. Luckily, LSi is … Read More

Music | News – DARKSIDE tour

5 years ago / 0 comments

Darkside, the duo of Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington, are demonstrating their love for their craft by currently undertaking a huge tour that will see them travel all over the world. Alongside this momentous undertaking, Dave Harrington has just announced a forthcoming solo EP and earlier this week, the electronic duo released their remix … Read More

Clubs | Interview – Werkha

5 years ago / 0 comments

Tom A Leah finds himself in a precarious position musically, straddling different music scenes both within his native Manchester as well as more broadly in the musical landscape as he sees it. With the forthcoming release of his Beacons EP on Tru Thoughts, he spoke about how signing to a label he’s … Read More

Festival Review // Beacons 2012

6 years ago / 0 comments

  After 2011’s soggy saga, Beacons festival wrung out dampened spirits and empty pockets to celebrate its first birthday in style. Hidden in the undulating contours of Yorkshire, an exclusive few thousand revellers spent the weekend in a twee-topia of old-fashioned fun and frollicks. Friday afternoon, roaming around the site, I was … Read More