Tag : christmas

Ideas for an Alternative Vegan Christmas Dinner

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It’s that time of the year already; Christmas is only around the corner! The Christmas lunch is one of my favourite parts about the whole day because it’s a chance for everyone to sit around the dinner table and put all their differences aside to enjoy a hearty meal together. … Read More

Stressmas: The Price Britons Pay for a ‘Perfect’ Festive Season

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Your local town centre has put up the Christmas lights, Costa and Starbucks have changed their disposable cups to winter versions and you’ve probably already scoffed a few mince pies. For some, Christmas is the time of eating, drinking and being merry. However, for many, the holidays can also be … Read More

Campus Watch: Christmas Edition

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University of Limerick: Union Cancels Christmas Knees-Up The University of Limerick released a statement last week claiming that its main union bar would not be serving alcoholic drinks to punters in the run-up to the Christmas break. In a Facebook post, The Stables Club, Limerick’s equivalent of Terrace, stated: “There … Read More

Lonely This Christmas? Volunteers Reach Out to Seniors at Xmas

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Christmas time is an exciting time for most – the festive period calls for cosy family gatherings and spending time with the people that matter most to us. However, despite Christmas Day being a mere four weeks away, almost three quarters of people living in Leeds don’t know how they … Read More

Staying in Leeds over Christmas? Top 5 Things to Do in the Break

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With the Christmas tunes already infiltrating most public spaces, it’s hard to ignore the festive season. Whilst most of you will be heading home to connect with loved ones and family, some of us live too far, can’t afford the transport home or shudder at the thought of having their … Read More

The Best Books for Christmas presents

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If you’re looking for books to gift your friends and family, here’s a list of the best ones you to get: Becoming – Michelle Obama Michelle Obama released her autobiography less than three weeks ago and it has since broken sales records, becoming the bestselling book this year in the … Read More

No Christmas Plans? Why Not Stay Another Day in Leeds?

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If you plan to stay in Leeds over Christmas, don’t fret; there are still plenty of events and activities to get involved with! The University runs an annual programme called ‘Christmas in Leeds’. It is specially designed for students who are staying in Leeds over the holidays, and focuses on … Read More

Christmas Stocking Fillers

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Christmas is calling and while you’re mulling some wine you’re probably mulling over what’s worth including on your Christmas wish list. To give a helping hand, I’ve included an editor’s pick of what I’m hoping to find in my stocking this year. Christmas Reads…             … Read More

Five ways the Arts and Humanities students can get experience over the Christmas break

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If you fall into the category of an Arts or Humanities student, you will no doubt be accustomed to the tedious questions of ‘what will you do with that degree?’ and ‘are you going to be a teacher?’ Here are a few things that you could do over the holidays … Read More

12 Days of Gifts for the Fine Art Lover

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ART GALLERY MEMBERSHIP The ability to visit an art gallery as much as they want within one year. This will ensure that they can see all the works of art on display. A lot of the time the membership also includes a guest pass – who knows, they might even … Read More