Tag : leave leeds tidy

Leave Leeds tidy this Easter

2 years ago / 0 comments

When students go home for Easter, often they leave lots of food behind. In order to combat the problem of waste, the community group at Leeds University Union are running a collection point in order to encourage students to leave Leeds tidy. They are collecting any unwanted glass, clothes and … Read More

Local anger over litter-strewn Hyde Park

3 years ago / 0 comments

Litter left strewn across Woodhouse Moor in Hyde Park following recent sunny weather caused discontent among students and local residents. The congregation, consisting mainly of students, left the park’s lower field covered in a layer of rubbish. Nearby resident Wain Backford remarked: “It’s a pity none of the people here … Read More

Waste not, want not – LUU breaches its policy on food waste

3 years ago / 0 comments

In light of recent investigations into the Union’s food policy, The Gryphon examines what appears to be a haphazard approach to preventing waste and what goes on behind the scenes in some of its busiest catering outlets. The Easter holidays may be a break for some, but the Union has … Read More

Features | Top 10 moving out tips

5 years ago / 0 comments

Every summer, thousands of students move between properties or away from Leeds. Towards the end of June, as demand for bin bags and cardboard boxes soar, and as landlords become increasingly difficult to get hold of, moving house can be a busy and stressful time. The exodus of students from … Read More