Tag : london

Bhanging night out

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The Union’s most energetic society will be representing Leeds at this Saturday’s Capital Bhangra competition in London. ‘Ministry of Bhangra Leeds’ is one of seven teams competing to win £500 prize money in what has been described as the UK’s most welcoming University team bhangra competition. Capital Bhangra was launched … Read More

NUS branded ‘incompetent’ as thousands march on London

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National Union of Students’ (NUS) President Liam Burns was pelted with eggs and thrown out of his own rally during the ‘Demo 2012’ demonstration in London on Wednesday. At a rally held at the end of the march through the capital, Burns attempted to address the crowd. As soon as … Read More

Demo 2012 gains momentum

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16.11.12 Ever felt a bit sleepy on campus? Well this week a conveniently placed bed was placed outside the Union. The stunt was all part of a push to promote next week’s ‘Demo 2012’ protest in London. The idea behind the bed was to make students ask the question ‘what … Read More

NFL set to touch down in London

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NFL International Series Sunday’s sixth instalment of the NFL’s international series at Wembley Stadium pitted much vaunted New England Patriots against Missouri’s St. Louis Rams who made their first voyage across the Atlantic. The enthusiastic 84,000 crowd firmly backed the Patriots and their three-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Tom Brady. … Read More