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Get Involved: Societies

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No matter what you listen to you‘ll find a society for you.   The Jazz and Blues society couldn’t be more perfect for anyone who is a fan of those genres! Ranging from the musically gifted, to those who just like to groove to a good tune, everyone is welcome! … Read More

Hundreds say ‘No’ through Disco: Hype The Park: Boogie Not Blame photojournal

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Yesterday evening in the drizzling twilight, the shadowy streets that frame Woodhouse Moor were transformed as several hundred women danced their way around the park together to form a glittering, girl-power fuelled, collective disco, in protest against sexual assault. In the light of the recent bout of sexual assaults in … Read More

Trespass establishes intrigue and pulls the audience slowly in

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Trespass is an original theatre piece conceived, written and produced entirely by the Wonky Spoon Theatre Company, in conjunction with the Little Leeds Fringe. Performed in stage@leeds’ Alec Clegg Room (a smaller, more intimate venue adjunct to the main stage), the more compacted space provided the perfect venue to compliment … Read More

Is this the weirdest poster in the Union?

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A poster featuring a picture of a pigeon entitled ‘HAVE YOU SEEN THIS BIRD?’ has been spotted by the Union entrance on Tuesday night. An image of the plea was posted on Twitter by Politics and Parliamentary Studies student, Rachel Megan Barker. According to ‘Jeff’, the undersigned author of the … Read More

The Pancake Diaries

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Features Editor Brigitte Phillips has set herself a challenge — to enter into filling her pancake-shaped void like she never has before. Tune in to see her hourly updates in meeting her challenge of consuming 24 pancakes over a 24 hour period. 12:30 am, Tuesday 17th February 2015 It is … Read More

Blind Date: Tania meets Michael

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Tania, History graduate, 24 meets Michael, 23, MA Physics for a cheeky catch up at The Black Swan on Call Lane. Did sparks fly or was it a tequila shot too far? Tania on Michael What did you expect? I would say that my expectations weren’t spectacularly high. I largely … Read More

A Study of Modern Japanese Sculpture

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This small collection, currently housed in a single exhibition room at the Henry Moore, poses several questions about the nature of sculpture. What is the difference, these works ask,  between a sculpture made to be looked at and an object made for touching? What relationship is there between the material … Read More

Leeds University Marks 70 Years Since Liberation of Auschwitz

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Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Nazi concentration camp, Auschwitz. The day commemorates the mass murder of 1.1 million people during the World War II between 1940-1945, the vast majority of whom were Jews. Three hundred Auschwitz survivors gathered at the concentration camp today in Southern Poland … Read More

Old Bar revamps with tasty treat giveaway

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The Old Bar is giving lucky students even more of a reason to celebrate the end of exams with free tasters and a champagne prize today. Complimentary snacks will be on offer from 12 noon to celebrate the launch of the bar’s new menu. A free bottle of champagne is … Read More

UPDATE: Leeds graduate dies in Thailand

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The family of a Leeds University graduate who died in Thailand last week have paid tribute to their daughter who they claim died from natural causes. Posting on Christina Annesley’s Facebook page, her mother Margaret wrote, ‘We have lost our beautiful daughter Chrissie in Thailand of natural causes. We are … Read More