Tag : Elli Pugh

Headingley student house raided after noise complaints

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A student house in Headingley has been raided by police following a string of noise complaints. Officers from Leeds Anti-Social Behaviour Team (LASBT) visited the 6 bed house on Richmond Mount earlier this week, and removed two televisions, computer gaming equipment and four sets of speakers. The visit followed a … Read More

Who gets your vote?

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This week we interview Jess Murray, who is running to be your next Gryphon editor. Interviews with every Lead LUU candidate will appear online throughout next week. Why do you want to be editor? It’s not been something that I’ve planned. I just thought, I’ve got lots of ideas. I … Read More

Who gets your vote?

3 years ago / 0 comments

This week we interview Greg Whitaker, who is running to be your next Gryphon editor. Interviews with every Lead LUU candidate will appear online throughout next week.   Why do you want to be editor? I’m sort of Ben’s number two as a Newspaper associate this year. I think that, … Read More

Who Gets Your Vote?

3 years ago / 0 comments

This week we interview Greg Whitaker and Jess Murray, who are both running to be your next Gryphon editor. Interviews with every Lead LUU candidate will appear online throughout next week. Interview with Greg Whitaker Why do you want to be editor? I’m sort of Ben’s number two as a … Read More

Forum To Debate: “Should Equality Mean Equality?”

3 years ago / 4 comments

A proposal has been made to LUU’s ‘Better Union’ forum that the Union should “give a voice to those who are being silenced by those who claim their voices are too loud”. Gary Heyes, a Leeds University student, has submitted a proposal titled ‘Should equality mean equality?’, detailing a view … Read More

LURUFC Players Banned After ‘Inappropriate’ Social Media Activity

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Three members of Leeds University Union’s Rugby Union Club have been handed a one week ban from matches and social events for ‘inappropriate’ behaviour on social media, with one of these members found to be responsible for publishing tweets of an offensive nature on the club’s official Twitter account. Tweets … Read More

Rape Advocate’s Meet-up in Leeds Cancelled

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Plans for an international meet up day organised by “pick-up” artist Roosh V have been cancelled over safety fears. The ‘neomasculine’ group Return of Kings had planned to gather in eight major UK cities on 6th February to mark their first ‘International Meet Up Day’, with meet ups organised in … Read More

Police launch murder investigation in Hyde Park

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West Yorkshire Police have confirmed that a murder investigation has been launched following the discovery of a body in Hyde Park. Both Police and Fire Services were informed of a small fire involving a rubbish bin at approximately 7pm on Saturday evening. The authorities attended the scene and discovered a … Read More

Anonymous hacks Thai police websites in protest against Koh Tao murder verdict

3 years ago / 0 comments

Image: BBC Cyber activist group Anonymous has hacked a number of websites to protest against the “scapegoating” of two Burmese men in the murder case of British tourists David Miller and Hannah Witheridge. Mr Miller, a Leeds University student, and Miss Witheridge were killed on the Thai island of Koh … Read More

Leeds University named as the second most popular destination for 2016 applicants

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Leeds University has been ranked as the second most popular choice for prospective applicants in a survey conducted by WhatUni. Over 8100 individuals participated in the survey and submitted their top five university choices into an online tool. All participants are currently submitting applications for 2016, or deferred, entry in … Read More