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Fire at The Edge

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The Edge sports centre had to be evacuated last Friday, after a small fire broke out in one of the offices. At around 9.50am the alarm was sounded, following which all gym goers evacuated on to the street. A University of Leeds spokesperson said: “On Friday 21 April there was … Read More

Women of the world unite

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In celebration of International Women’s Day, we take a look back at some of women’s biggest achievements from the past few months. Millions take part in Global Women’s March Over five million women took part in Women’s Marches across the world in response to Donald Trump’s election as President. On … Read More

Women’s only gym hour to launch at The Edge

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The proposal to hold a women’s only weekly gym session at The Edge was passed at the Better University forum and will allow many to exercise comfortably. This Sunday a women’s only weekly gym session will begin a three month trial at The Edge. The sessions aim to provide a … Read More

Union Forum Proposals: Female-only gym hours?

2 years ago / 405 comments

The upcoming Union Forums are discussing some hot topics in the coming weeks. The Gryphon has cherry-picked some of the very best and interesting ideas to inspire you to get debating, get pro-active and get involved. Female-only gym hours? Namrah Shahid has proposed that the Edge provide female-only gym sessions … Read More

News | Edge slammed by angry students

5 years ago / 0 comments

Students have expressed their anger at The Edge gym after the booking system crashed this week. The system, which is designed to make it easier for students to select classes, has suffered crashes and glitches for the past “few weeks” according to an e-mail sent from the fitness facilities’ team … Read More

Sport | BUCS Preview – Leeds face Durham for the title in Women's Lacrosse

5 years ago / 0 comments

A packed schedule of home fixtures this week means that Uni fans will have plenty of choice over which sports to follow. In one of the earlier starts, the men’s tennis 1sts take on Sheffield at the David Lloyd in Moortown. The team will be hoping to take all the … Read More

Gym users on the Edge

6 years ago / 0 comments

Students have expressed their anger over lengthy queues and insufficient space in the gym at the Edge sports centre. Gym-goers complained of queuing, with up to five people waiting for each machine at peak times. On Wednesday alone, nine of the cardio machines in the fitness centre were out of … Read More

Edge voyeur charged

6 years ago / 0 comments

9.11.12 The man accused of spying on women changing at The Edge is to be brought to court at the end of the month. Marco Cheyne was formally charged with two counts of voyeurism last month, after being apprehended by University security. Cheyne had allegedly attempted to film a woman … Read More