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Leeds Voted Fifth Best City in Europe

10 months ago / 0 comments

Lonely Planet, one of the largest travel guide publishers in the world, has voted Leeds the fifth top city to visit in Europe in its ‘Best in Europe 2017’ guide. Leeds is credited for its hard work over the past few years at improving the city and making it an attractive … Read More

Can the Guardian recover from the loss of Lyn Gardner?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Renowned journalist and theatre critic Lyn Gardner has recently had her contract with the Guardian slashed on the account of monetary cuts. While she will continue to write reviews and features for the Guardian, her consistent blogs will no longer be published despite their exploration of and relevance to today’s … Read More

University of Leeds jumps seven places in the Guardian’s 2017 league table

2 years ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds has moved up in the rankings by seven positions in this year’s Guardian’s University League Tables 2017, overtaking universities including York and Edinburgh. It now ranks joint 16th with Southampton with a score of 74.9. The score was based on factors such as course, teaching and … Read More

University of Leeds jumps seven places in the Guardian’s 2017 league table

2 years ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds has moved up in the rankings by seven positions in this year’s Guardian’s University League Tables 2017, overtaking universities including York and Edinburgh. It now ranks joint 16th with Southampton with a score of 74.9. The score was based on factors such as course, teaching and … Read More

Leeds named most entrepreneurial university by Guardian University Awards

3 years ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds has been named the country’s most entrepreneurial university by the Guardian University Awards. The awards, held annually, are intended to highlight the achievements of universities across fourteen categories including; student experience, teaching excellence, and advancing staff equality. Leeds was awarded the prize for “Entrepreneurship”, a category … Read More

News | Former LS writer wins media award

5 years ago / 0 comments

Former LS writer Lucy Holden has won ‘student feature writer of the year’ at the prestigious Guardian Student Media Awards. Holden was the editor of LS’s Lifestyle and Culture section from 2012-2013, and studied English Literature and Language at the University of Leeds before landing a job at The Times. … Read More

LS interviews Stuart Heritage, Guardian journalist: “You can make yourself the butt of your own jokes”

6 years ago / 0 comments

Stuart Heritage speaks to Beckie Smith about comments, internet villainy and libel threats from Michael Bay

The Interview: Guardian Journalist Simon Hattenstone

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Lucy Holden is let through the drawbridge of Guardian towers to talk anxiety, madness and famous faces with features-journalist and king of interviews, Simon Hattenstone. Thrown up in a history of brain damage, vanilla truffles and The Dark Side Of The Moon is a clear and unavoidable past. Hattenstone … Read More