Tag : Charlotte Mason

Old Bar revamps with tasty treat giveaway

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The Old Bar is giving lucky students even more of a reason to celebrate the end of exams with free tasters and a champagne prize today. Complimentary snacks will be on offer from 12 noon to celebrate the launch of the bar’s new menu. A free bottle of champagne is … Read More

UPDATE: Leeds graduate dies in Thailand

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The family of a Leeds University graduate who died in Thailand last week have paid tribute to their daughter who they claim died from natural causes. Posting on Christina Annesley’s Facebook page, her mother Margaret wrote, ‘We have lost our beautiful daughter Chrissie in Thailand of natural causes. We are … Read More

Two arrested for Christmas Eve shooting

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Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a shooting on Christmas Eve in Burley. The pair, aged 24 and 27, have been released on bail since their arrest on Monday. The news comes after police launched an appeal to trace a car believed to have been … Read More

Police appeal for info on Christmas Eve shooting

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Police are appealing for information after a man was seriously injured in a shooting in Burley on Christmas Eve. The 25-year-old man was left with serious abdominal injuries consistent with gunshot wounds in what police are calling a ‘targeted attack’ on Thornville Road on Wednesday. Officers are now trying to … Read More

UPDATE: Turder on the Dance Floor: Poopertrator strikes at Fruity

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Any Leeds party animal will know the pain of queuing for the nightclub loos, but it seems one student didn’t quite make it when they defecated at Fruity on Friday night. The poopertrator left their unwanted early Christmas present in the corridor at the Union event. An LUU source told … Read More

Uni powerless over legal highs

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A University figure has called for a zero-tolerance approach to legal highs after it was found there is no legislation to protect students from their use on campus. Residential staff are currently discussing a potential ban on legal highs to be written into University accommodation contracts. However, The Gryphon understands … Read More

LUU society ‘free the nipple’

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Students have been baring all this week as part of a campaign to ‘Normalise the Nipple’. Men and women stepping into the ‘boobie booth’ were asked to take an anonymous photograph of their chest to be displayed in the Union next week. The campaign aims to combat the censorship and … Read More

Uber taxis comes under fire

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The Union has expressed safety concerns over new taxi app Uber, arguing an alleged lack of driver security could put students’ safety at risk. Uber Taxis, which launched in Leeds last month, uses a GPS tracking system to connect the passenger directly to a driver nearby, allowing users to book … Read More

Union to provide free dental dams

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The Union has voted to provide free dental dams following a forum this week. Speaking to The Gryphon, Chair of LUU’s LGBT Society Fran Goddard explained, ‘Now the Union will be supplying free dental dams, it means that women who have sex with women will now have a reliable form … Read More

N-bomb risks lives

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Police have warned about the dangers of drugs following the life-threatening illness of a student who took ‘N-bomb’. The 20-year-old undergraduate at Leeds Beckett University was treated for a suspected heart attack after police found him under the influence of the class-A drug at a hall of residence last month. … Read More