Tag : Nottingham

Around the UK: Wigflex

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Clubs Editor, James Dewar, travelled down to Nottingham for its infamous Wigflex night, and to meet the man behind it all, Lukas Wigflex… Lukas Wigflex is something of a folk hero in and around the East Midlands. His ‘Wigflex’ night, still going strong after twelve years, is widely considered to … Read More

Leeds’ First Cat Café to Open This December

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The Kitty Cafe, a Nottingham-based cat cafe, now has a confirmed opening date in Leeds. The location was announced last month as Kirkgate, and will open in Leeds on December 11. This is the first cat cafe in West Yorkshire. The project was announced in April, however following several delays … Read More

Two LUU societies scoop trophies at National Society Awards

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At this year’s National Society Awards two societies from LUU took home trophies, with The Gryphon winning Best Media Society and Women in Leadership winning Best Campaigning Society. This is the second year the national awards ceremony has taken place, and is an opportunity for the work of societies up … Read More

Five Societies Shortlisted for National Society Awards

2 years ago / 0 comments

Five societies at LUU have been shortlisted for awards at the National Society Awards 2017, with the winners due to be announced at a ceremony in Nottingham next week. The Women’s Hockey society have been shortlisted for the biggest award of the night, Best Society, while the Women in Leadership … Read More

Gryphons Finish Game All-Swear

3 years ago / 0 comments

LEEDS women hockey firsts had to settle for a draw against a spirited Nottingham side this week where it finished two apiece, in what was a rather heated encounter at Sports Park Weetwood. The Gryphons were looking to better the 2-2 result last time these two teams met and were boosted … Read More

News | Nottingham University building ablaze

4 years ago / 0 comments

Firefighters are dealing with a blaze at Nottingham University. The fire is suspected to have started in the Glaxo Smith Kline building on the University’s Jubilee campus. According to a spokesperson the area is currently undergoing construction. Around fifty firefighters were called to the campus at approximately 20.30pm tonight. Nottinghamshire … Read More

Sport | Ladies lose out in crucial tennis clash

5 years ago / 0 comments

As the Women’s 1sts took their places on court today, they knew this clash could shape their season. Sitting joint bottom of the table, yet to score any points, the Northern Premier was looking like a daunting place for both Leeds and Nottingham, as they faced one another at the … Read More

Gryphons wings clipped in Semis

6 years ago / 0 comments

Nick Gandy 1/3/2013 Women’s Lacrosse Leeds 10-11 Nottingham Once again Leeds Women’s Lacrosse have proven themselves to be one of the greatest performing teams in the University. They may have lost their BUCS trophy semi match to Nottingham this week but they played an amazing game that really could have … Read More