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News | Crime on the rise in Hyde Park

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The number of crimes committed on vehicles has risen by 36 per cent in the past semester in Hyde Park and Woodhouse. There were 93 crimes on vehicles in the four months to December 2013, just under one per day, compared with 68 in the same period the year before. … Read More

News | Poo-pertrator splashes back!

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A house of students were shocked to find a human faeces on their doorstep when they opened their door last Saturday. In October 2011 there were a series of poos being left on residents’ doorsteps in Leeds. However, it would appear that this story has not been wiped away just … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – Boss Burgers mean business

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Situated on Brudenell Grove, Boss Burgers certainly hasn’t entered an area lacking takeaway restaurants, yet it’s their approach to the style of takeaway that is hoping to get them noticed. With both chefs coming from restaurant backgrounds, Boss Burgers has attempted to create a half-way house between restaurant and classic … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – LS6 Cafe

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Where to start with LS6? Leeds students are well and truly blessed when it comes to this marvellous little cafe. Residing in Hyde Park Corner it is but a stone’s throw from most of our houses and just 10 minutes from campus; convenient is an understatement. But even LS6 was … Read More

News | Thieves target empty houses over holidays

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Student houses across Hyde Park and Headingley have been targeted by burglars over the Christmas period. Over 30 houses were burgled during the first two weeks of January, with 64 per cent of these properties having being left insecure. The main areas concerning police include north Hyde Park, encompassing Victoria … Read More

Lifestyle | Get healthy through your winter diet

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As we now walk through Hyde Park in the morning, we find our feet crunching on the frosted grass whilst the crisp, clear air forces our teeth to chatter; indeed it becomes obvious that winter is here.  As we sit in lectures we are graced with the coughing and spluttering … Read More

Food | Foreign Feeds in Leeds – How does foreign cuisine in Hyde Park stack up against the real thing?

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Escape the student stereotype of baked beans on toast, and sample foreign cuisine in Hyde Park! As a nation we have grown accustomed to regularly eating food from elsewhere; Indian and Chinese takeaways are commonplace in the British kitchen. A study done by The Telegraph in 2010 found that six … Read More

News | Arsonists torch five cars overnight

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Five cars have been set ablaze in Hyde Park in one night during a multiple arson attack. Firefighters were called to the junction of Edwin Road and Regent Terrace to battle three car fires. The fire services were later called to two other blazes near the Business School on Moorland … Read More

News | Close call for Hyde Park mugging victim

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A student has narrowly escaped muggers wearing balaclavas in Hyde Park. Two hooded males lurking by the tennis courts in the park pulled on balaclavas as the student approached. They shouted at him to “get the fuck here now”. The student tried to avoid them but the attackers pursued him … Read More

News | Hyde Park knife attack

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A third year student has told LS of the terrifying moment he was mugged at knifepoint by a man in a balaclava. The 20 year old took the fateful decision to walk through Hyde Park at 4:30pm on Saturday, November 2 as it began to get dark. With headphones in … Read More