Tag : drinks

Gay Couple Accuse Leeds Bar Of Homophobia

5 months ago / 0 comments

Jake’s Bar & Still Room on Call Lane, Leeds, has been accused of homophobic behaviour after two gay men were refused entry. Patrick Hannon, 30, and Jake Archer, 25, who are both from Newcastle, tried to visit the bar on the 24th March at about 10pm. Bouncers at the bar, … Read More

Pints against policy?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Union offers free pint in return for votes, contradicting assertion it “will never serve an alcoholic drink for less than £1.50”. Leeds University Union’s stance on alcohol has been called into question after they introduced free pints as part of a set of incentives to encourage people to vote in … Read More

Eighth Wonder of the World at Jake’s Bar

3 years ago / 0 comments

Naming their new cocktail menu ‘The Eighth Wonder of the World Edition’, Jake’s Bar have certainly set colossal expectations for their latest offering of cocktail delights. And while I wouldn’t say an evening of drinks at their underground bar compares to walking the Great Wall of China, there is no … Read More

Café crawls and coffee tasting: LUU’s new Coffee Society

3 years ago / 0 comments

It is undeniable that coffee has become a worldwide cult of its own in recent years: who doesn’t love coffee!? Whether you’re a flat white fiend or a double espresso diehard, don’t miss the chance to join Coffee Society. Brainchild of student Jake Leigh-Howarth and his secretary Zyggy, Coffee Society … Read More

Leeds Freshers’ Guide is giving you a taster of the best bars on offer, to suit any taste and budget…

3 years ago / 0 comments

The Call Lane Strip, running from the Corn Exchange down to The Calls, is home to some of the best and most popular bars in Leeds – the true home of the Leeds Bar Crawl. Particularly worthy of mention here are Brooklyn Bar (sleek New York decor, funk, soul, R&B … Read More

Sunshine Cocktails: Strawberry and Basil Margaritas

3 years ago / 0 comments

Spring has certainly sprung, and today it would seem summer is just around the corner. So, why not celebrate the sun, and enjoy a delicious cocktail with your friends. A Strawberry Basil Margarita is an invigorating twist on an old classic, and is perfect for spring. Ingredients A few fresh strawberries … Read More

News | Lift prank prompts Pulse evacuation

5 years ago / 0 comments

The Union were forced to evacuate Pulse last Friday night during Fruity after a student found themselves trapped in a lift used by staff. The unidentified student was able to climb into the lift contraption, which is stored behind a cupboard in Pulse. The student then got his friend and … Read More

Lifestyle | Go Sober for October

5 years ago / 0 comments

As a student, staying sober for a month might be daunting thought. But for over 31,000 ‘sober heroes’ in the UK it’s a great opportunity to support a good cause. This October Macmillan Cancer Support offer the perfect opportunity to raise money for one of the UK’s leading cancer support … Read More

Food | Belgrave Music Hall Launch

5 years ago / 0 comments

Where: 1-1A Cross Belgrave Street, Leeds What we ate: Mini Fish & Chips and Stone baked pizza Wednesday 2nd October saw me skipping down to Leeds’ Northern Quarter to attend the opening night of the city’s newest music venue: Belgrave Music Hall. Arriving just before 7pm I found rather a … Read More

News | Union's bargain booze

5 years ago / 0 comments

The Union has the second cheapest student bars in the UK after Bristol. In a study tracking the cost of a single round of drinks, including a pint, vodka with mixer and a glass of wine the average Leeds student will pay an average of £6.27 for a round. In … Read More