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Music | Talking to – Skaters

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The early millennium that saw the likes of The Libertines et al dominating the alternative music scene may well be dead and gone but it seems that new kids on the block SKATERS are set to revive the scuzzy, lo-fi, indie rock sound that left a gaping void in the … Read More

Sport | Varsity – In pictures

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LS Head of Photography Leo Garbutt brings together the best images of the day from the LS Photo Editor team. Above: women’s Lacrosse @ 3G Pitch (Sam Broadley); below: women’s Rugby Union @ HC Pitch, Headingley Campus (Alice Greenfield). Below: men’s Rugby League @ HC Pitch (Matilda Cracknell).   Above: … Read More

Graduation: A guide

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Ohmagawd the most important day of your university career.  That £9,000 bit of paper is going to be handed over to you, you have to shake hands with important people, and wear a stupid robe.  Older types seem to be fairly dismissive, but WHAT HAPPENS?  Like seriously, how does the … Read More

M62 crash victim remembered

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The funeral of Leeds University student Bethany Jones was held today at St Joseph’s Church in South Elmsall.

Leeds’ Sevens smothered by Champions Ellesmere

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Christopher Spencer Rugby 7s Last Sunday the LURUFC 7s team travelled to Manchester to compete in the Samurai Sportswear Men’s Open. The team had an impressive start to the day with wins in all three of their group matches, LURUFC 26 v 12 Navy, LURUFC 56 v 0 Huddersfield University … Read More

1 in 7 Hyde Park houses “unsecured”

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As many as one in seven homes in Hyde Park and Woodhouse are left unlocked. Officers from the local Neighbourhood Policing Team inspected over 300 properties in the student area, in an effort to highlight the dangers of break-ins and burglaries. Police said there is a “major concern” about unlocked … Read More

Two arrests following student death

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A Leeds University student has been found dead. The body of 24-year-old Mariam Khesroh was found behind a house in Harrogate on April 11. Police are treating the final year dentistry student’s death as ‘unexplained’. A 23-year-old man and a 47-year-old man were arrested in connection with the investigation and … Read More

Olympic hero Brownlee awarded MBE

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Olympic gold medalist and University of Leeds graduate Alastair Brownlee has been awarded an MBE. Brownlee, 24, was personally awarded the MBE by the Queen in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday, after winning gold in Triathlon at the London 2012 Games last summer. Brownlee, who graduated from the … Read More

Superior Gryphons dispatch Sorry Sheffield

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By Chavonne Duckworth   Leeds 3rds 48 vs 25 Sheffield 2nds Going into our last match of the season, we were all so ready to put up a good battle against Sheffield Hallam. With a restricted warm up, we started the match a bit slow but were all playing well … Read More

Uni Suffer Varsity Heartbreak

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13.3.13 Leeds University 1st XI 2-2 Leeds Met 1st XI Leeds Univeristy Men’s Football 1st XI conceded a late goal to draw their Varsity fixture with Leeds Met 2-2. Despite being the better team throughout, a heroic penalty save from Charlie Tizard was not enough to gain three points for … Read More