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News | First bus fares set to rise

5 years ago / 0 comments

As of March 30, the biggest bus firm in Leeds will be increasing many of their ticket prices. Single and return fares are set to rise. However, adult day, week, month and annual prices for local and West Yorkshire-wide travel will remain the same. Most of First’s £1.10 Leeds journey … Read More

News | Rebranded buses offer cheaper fairs

5 years ago / 0 comments

The Yorkshire Tiger bus company has unveiled reduced fares for students. The company were on campus last week to promote the increased services and the lower fares of the 92, 93 and 94 bus routes, passing University accommodation and both Uni and Met campuses. The cheapest fare available being offered … Read More

Music | Live Review: Leonard Cohen @ First Direct Arena

5 years ago / 0 comments

7/9/2013 Thousands are in attendance for Leonard Cohen’s debut performance at Leeds’ First Direct Arena. As the band assume their position on stage, Cohen, now 78, runs on and adopts a posture reminiscent of a 1950s rock n’ roller: hunched over, knees bent inwards. His voice is dark and distinctive … Read More

Bus fares to increase across Leeds

6 years ago / 0 comments

A fare rise on buses across Leeds is to go ahead, despite opposition from students. As of January 2 next year, fares on First Buses in Leeds will see an average increase of 7 per cent, with £1 single tickets rising by 10p. The Union’s Community Officer Ben Fisher, has … Read More

An iPad's for life, not just for Business

6 years ago / 0 comments

Ever got caught out checking Facebook in lectures? Well students on one course are being told they must to have iPads to do their degree. The International Business course has become the first in the UK to introduce compulsory iPads. Programme Director Nicolas Forsans told Leeds Student that while he … Read More