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Halo Darkness My Old Friend

3 years ago / 0 comments

Tasked with the daunting challenge of giving an overview of the entire Halo series in the run-up to the release of Halo 5, I decided to replay a few levels from what was arguably the franchise’s zenith – Halo 3. Upon starting it up and hearing the haunting choral theme … Read More

Halo sex attacker jailed for two and a half years

3 years ago / 0 comments

A 32-year-old man who subjected a student to a sex attack outside a Leeds nightclub has been jailed for two and a half years. Mark Varley, who has previous convictions for sex attacks on lone women, attacked a woman as she was talking on her mobile phone outside Halo nightclub … Read More

Get Baked Presents: The Joint

4 years ago / 0 comments

A glorious, magnificent eatery has just opened, serving up filthy, fatty goodness from twelve till late. One of Leeds’ most popular take-aways, Get Baked, has expanded. In what was formerly Halo’s second room, The Quilted Llama, beautiful burgers, crafty cocktails and drool-inducing piles of American pancakes now call out to … Read More

Halo announces immediate closure

4 years ago / 0 comments

It has been announced that Halo nightclub is set to close with immediate effect. The popular student venue only re-opened in September following alleged planning permission disputes which saw the club briefly close in May. Andy More, the former Business Development Manager at Tokyo Industries, the company who currently own … Read More

Halo may ‘intimidate students’ warns Uni

4 years ago / 0 comments

Popular nightclub Halo has been criticised for plans to expand the venue, with officials warning that students using the 24-hour library next door would be ‘intimidated’ by clubbers. A planning application to extend opening hours from 3.30am to 6am, as well as adding two outdoor bars to the club, has … Read More

Halo expansion would ‘intimidate’ students

4 years ago / 0 comments

Halo nightclub has been criticised for plans to expand, with officials warning students using the 24-hour library next door would be ‘intimidated’ by clubbers. A planning application to extend opening hours from 3.30am to 6am, as well as adding two outdoor bars to the club, has been opposed by the … Read More

Halo criticised for ‘F**k me’ campaign

4 years ago / 0 comments

Halo nightclub has come under fire for an advertisement which includes the slogan, ‘F**k me I’m a Fresher’. The poster, distributed outside the University, promotes the club’s Freshers’ nights following its re-opening earlier this month. A spokesperson for Halo denied the advertisement had sexual connotations, although students have told The … Read More

News | Halo job – hotties only

5 years ago / 0 comments

Are you an ugly, douchebag? Bad luck, you can’t work at Halo’s new event. Halo wants their new night WeAreSaturday to become the hottest around by recruiting “ExtraHot party people”. The job advert states “no pretentious douchebags need apply”! Speaking to LS, Halo’s Promotions Manager, David Roman, explained the campaign … Read More

News | Tequila club night is cancelled

5 years ago / 0 comments

The club night Tequila has cancelled its planned relaunch at Halo tonight. In a statement released on their Facebook page Thursday evening, the club night declared it had been forced to “cancel Tequila tonight” due to Leeds Licensing saying Halo “would more than likely face a review” if the night … Read More

News | Halo comes under scrutiny

5 years ago / 0 comments

Halo nightclub is being monitored following concerns over their staff conduct. A meeting took place on Tuesday between the management of Halo nightclub, police and two representatives from Leeds City Council. The discussion follows concerns over the ethos of staff at Halo after guests caused Woodhouse Lane to close. It … Read More