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Headrow House Bouncer ‘Relieved of his Duties’ Following Alleged Assault on Leeds Student

1 month ago / 0 comments

A University of Leeds student was reportedly assaulted by a bouncer last night at Headrow House, at club night Bobby’s Disco. The student, George Blackshaw, is a double-amputee, following an accident with a lawnmower at 16 months old. The incident reportedly happened around 3:15am, after George was removed from the … Read More

University of Leeds’ Ethnicity Pay Gap Revealed

3 months ago / 0 comments

The Universities of Leeds, Manchester, York, and Durham all showed similar results when reviewing the disparities between salaries according to ethnicity. In the request made to the University of Leeds, the statistics showed dramatic differences in salaries between ethnic groups. In the academic year 2017-2018, Black employees had a median salary … Read More

Is A Surprise Beyoncé Release Around the Corner?

3 months ago / 0 comments

For the last decade Beyoncé Knowles-Carter has become renowned for the control she has exerted over her public image down to the last detail. She rarely gives interviews and when she does, she has completely control. At her shows, professional cameras are no longer permitted, and she urges the press … Read More

Meet the New Presidents of LUU’s Theatre Group and Open Theatre

3 months ago / 0 comments

Views Editor Ed Barnes talks new projects and daunting audition processes with Theatre Group‘s Katie Austin and Open Theatre‘s Eve Walton So first of all, to any readers who haven’t heard of your societies, what is it that you do? EVE: So Open Theatre (OT) is an experimental theatre society. … Read More

The Gryphon asks: Are the airstrikes in Syria the right decision?

9 months ago / 0 comments

YES: In defence of airstrikes for human rights This weekend’s bombing of Syria undertaken in response to chemical weapons attacks in Douma has been met with raucous condemnation, as many fear that the targeted air strikes by the USA, UK and France may escalate the delicate situation that has engulfed … Read More

Love, Simon Comes Out As The LGBT+ Rom Com We’ve All Been Waiting For

10 months ago / 0 comments

Love, Simon opens with a sequence that establishes the normality of our protagonist’s daily life – he has breakfast with his family, hangs out with friends, goes to college. This sets up the pervasive ordinariness that is Simon’s life. The only thing that would seem to separate him from the … Read More