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Donuts Bids Farewell to the Fav

5 days ago / 0 comments

This Thursday 13th December, Go Nuts at Donuts will host its last ever event in The Faversham, home to the popular Thursday student night for four years now. Addressing why they were moving from The Faversham, Go Nuts at Donuts said: “Unfortunately, the venue is undergoing a change of purpose, … Read More

No Christmas Plans? Why Not Stay Another Day in Leeds?

6 days ago / 0 comments

If you plan to stay in Leeds over Christmas, don’t fret; there are still plenty of events and activities to get involved with! The University runs an annual programme called ‘Christmas in Leeds’. It is specially designed for students who are staying in Leeds over the holidays, and focuses on … Read More

Music To Our Ears: Listening to LUUMS

1 week ago / 0 comments

Music listener? Music maker? Or just a Music lover? If you fall under any of these categories, then take a gander at all the amazing opportunities being put on by LUUMS, and see how you can get involved in all the fun. For those of you whose acronym skills aren’t … Read More

Natural Selection: Or:la– Review

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Rising star Or:la’s exigent and eclectic set on Friday 2nd November marked a serious high point for Natural Selection’s third season at Headrow House. Since the start of autumn, the Super Friendz affiliated promoters have hosted Call Super, DJ Seinfield, and Moxie and Saoirse at the venue, with Honey Dijon … Read More

Hyde Park Picture House New Refurb

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

In July this year it was announced that one of the last surviving picture palaces in the UK, Hyde Park Picture House, will get a multi-million-pound refurbishment. The hope is that this will make the building more sustainable, comfortable and accessible whilst still preserving its historic features. Built in 1914, … Read More

Leeds Council Must Ban Cars To Take On Air Pollution

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

There was a fantastic article in last week’s Gryphon, outlining the unprecedented level of air pollution found in Leeds. Not only is the air quality in Leeds the third worst in the U.K. It’s also become noteworthy on a European level as one of seven major cities to breach EU-regulated … Read More

Sweet Like Hunee for Halloween – Review

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

As part of a scary weekend special, the renowned DJ, Hunee, frightened the crowds of Mint Warehouse for a very wicked night. A spooky Saturday 27th October saw Hunee, Jayda G & DJ Fett Burger frighten Mint Warehouse with a supple variety of disco, house and techno. Habitually, the venue … Read More

Channel 4 Announces Plans for New Headquarters in Leeds

1 month ago / 0 comments

Channel 4 have announced plans for a new national headquarters in Leeds, following a board meeting on 31st October. The city was unexpectedly chosen ahead of ‘front-runners’ Birmingham and Greater Manchester, both of which were on the shortlist. West Midlands Mayor Andy Street recently came under fire for telling constituents … Read More

Students Supporting Local Leeds Vintage

1 month ago / 0 comments

When it comes to vintage shops, everyone has an opinion. Whether you think they’re junkyards full of old rubbish or treasure troves of one-off pieces, there’s no denying that bargain hunting is back in style. Not only can you bag yourself a good deal, but vintage clothes also have a … Read More

In a League of their Own: University of Leeds Women’s Rugby

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Image Credit: [University of Leeds Rugby League] The University of Leeds help lead the way in Women’s Rugby League, becoming only the second University in the UK to establish a women’s team. The University of Leeds is the birthplace of student rugby league and home to the oldest-running student men’s … Read More