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The Gryphon Sport introduces Guiseley AFC

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Image Credit: [@GuiseleyAFC] The Gryphon Sports Team is delighted to announce that its featured club for the 2018/19 season will be Guiseley AFC. Founded in 1909, ‘The Lions’ play at Nethermoor Park in Guiseley, in what is just an 11-minute train ride from Leeds Station. They are currently members of … Read More

Opening Game Defeat for Women’s Basketball After Varsity Success

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Image Credit: [Cian Fox] Gryphons go down to battling defeat against Manchester Metropolitan University. It was a mixed week for the University of Leeds Women’s Basketball team, who claimed a historic Varsity victory last week, beating Leeds Beckett 54-50 for the first time in the club’s history. This result helped … Read More

The end of professional Basketball in Leeds

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Image Credit: [Daily Star] The Leeds Force franchise withdrew from the British Basketball League in June, ending four years in Britain’s top-flight division. The club announced on Twitter that “It is with great sadness, we announce the 2017/18 was our last. We would like to place on record our thanks … Read More

Flux Returns – Review

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After its annual summer hiatus, Flux returned to its spiritual home of Beaver Works on Wednesday night for the first party of the year. The line-up for this one was impressive as ever, boasting the likes of Berghain label Ostgut Ton’s Prosumer, alongside the masked electro titan, DJ Stingray, resident … Read More

Leeds: Home of Sporting Greats

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Image Credit [University of Leeds] Leeds, aside from the outstanding sporting teams that it possesses, also lays claim to having produced many a world-class sportsman and woman. The triathlon is but one example of this, with the city of Leeds hosting the UK’s Triathlon Centre. The Brownlee brothers, who originally … Read More

A Freshers Guide to Sport in Leeds

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Image Credit [Flickr] Leeds United                 Leeds United are one of England’s historic football clubs, enjoying trophy-laden success in the 1960s and 70s under Don Revie. In recent times, the Whites have suffered a well-documented decline – falling out of the top-flight in … Read More

The Hidden Gems of Leeds

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In your first year, you’ll want to acquaint yourself with the city, and what better way to do it than seeking out some of the city’s most illusive spots. So, here’s a rundown of a few of Leeds’ best hidden gems.   1. The Domino – 7 Grand Arcade, Leeds, LS1 … Read More

Essential Guide to Freshers Fashion

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Essential Guide to Freshers Fashion   Getting your Freshers style ‘right’ can seem tiresome. Fashion Editor, Christy Bucklow, discusses how you don’t need to re-invent yourself, and how style can be a form of communication.   Starting university is widely seen as a chance to reinvent yourself. However, the opportunity … Read More

Dos & Dont’s

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The Dos and Don’ts of Freshers Style   DO… Feel free to experiment. Starting life in a new place can be daunting, and when it comes to making first impressions on your fellow students, it’s tempting to play it safe. But the great thing about Leeds fashion is that almost … Read More

Leeds’ Vintage Boutiques

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Leeds’ Vintage Boutiques Fashion Editor, Elicka Ghahramani, ranks Leeds’ most renowned secondhand haunts. Sue Ryder: Nestled amongst Headingley’s generous cluster of charity shops, Sue Ryder is often erroneously mistaken as one. But once you enter it becomes pretty clear that the vivacious and eccentric pieces stocked here just scream ‘Very … Read More