Tag : lights

“Incredibly proud” Brownlees switch on Leeds’ Christmas lights

2 years ago / 0 comments

While some believe that a silly TV advert marks the start of the Christmas countdown, we know that the Christmas clock truly began on Thursday (10th November) with the spectacular switch on of Leeds’ Christmas lights. Thousands came to witness the latest incarnation of the annual event, featuring double gold … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: 3 things you didn’t know about Diwali

2 years ago / 0 comments

Diwali: The Festival of Lights – or Indian Christmas for the uninitiated. Every autumn, Indian families get together and celebrate with great grandeur. From decorating the entire house with grand lights to designing rangoli (mandala) art, to the buying and gifting of dry fruits…the whole family gets involved – and … Read More

LUU hold referendum over suggested lobbying to light up Hyde Park

4 years ago / 0 comments

A University of Leeds student has called for the Union to do more to ensure that pavements in Hyde Park are better illuminated at night. Ravi Mistry, a third-year History student, has submitted a referendum on the LUU website asking students if they believe the Union should be doing more to … Read More

News | Bike burglar gives up half way

5 years ago / 0 comments

If only the outcome of all burglaries was the same as the half-hearted one committed in Hyde Park last week. Fourth year English Literature student, Alex Roadnight’s bike was stolen from a locked garden shed on Burley Road, late last Sunday evening. The burglar broke into the shed and cut … Read More