Tag : old bar

In The Middle with Chelou

10 months ago / 0 comments

Last week, in a cosy corner of Hyde Park Book Club, music editor Hollie Griss sat down with talented alternative musician Chelou to chat about life on the road, Leeds venues, and album plans. Since the beginning of October, Chelou has been touring all over Europe and the UK, “playing … Read More

Top 5 Places to Eat on Campus

12 months ago / 0 comments

Bakery 164 – Heaven wrapped in ciabatta bread that offers a taste of sunshine for every tastebud alike with an incredible array of delicious sandwiches. Terrace – Conveniently placed in the centre of campus in our very own union. Offering a roof terrace to enjoy your meal. A tasty sit … Read More

New lift and ramp open as part of Union Upgrade

1 year ago / 0 comments

Further developments in the union upgrade project have been completed, with the opening of a new ramp and lift aimed at improving accessibility in the building.   Although significantly behind schedule, a new lift has now been completed, which will allow students to travel easily between three floors, from the … Read More

Pints against policy?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Union offers free pint in return for votes, contradicting assertion it “will never serve an alcoholic drink for less than £1.50”. Leeds University Union’s stance on alcohol has been called into question after they introduced free pints as part of a set of incentives to encourage people to vote in … Read More

Bitter off elsewhere? LUU drinks found to be pricier than first thought

2 years ago / 0 comments

Gryphon study finds Old Bar and Terrace to be more expensive than local pubs and surrounding red brick universities. After conducting an investigation into the price of alcohol at different universities and local pubs, The Gryphon concludes that LUU is more expensive than similar student outlets and unions across the … Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Old Bar revamp unveiled for first time

2 years ago / 0 comments

Old Bar will open its doors this evening for the first time in six months following it’s revamp as part of the £20 million union upgrade. The plans for the Old Bar upgrade caused some controversy when they were released back in February, with LUU Music Society creating a petition … Read More

LUU Music Society Campaign to Stop Old Bar Renovations

3 years ago / 0 comments

LUU Music Society (LUUMS) have launched a petition to prevent Old Bar from being renovated, as part of the union’s multi-million pound upgrade. The plans include new wooden chairs, chess board tables and wall graphics. The Change.org petition, which has already attracted over 500 signatures, states: ‘The renovations to Old … Read More

Old Bar revamps with tasty treat giveaway

4 years ago / 0 comments

The Old Bar is giving lucky students even more of a reason to celebrate the end of exams with free tasters and a champagne prize today. Complimentary snacks will be on offer from 12 noon to celebrate the launch of the bar’s new menu. A free bottle of champagne is … Read More

News | Absolut fail for Old Bar vodka thief

5 years ago / 0 comments

A male thief unsuccessfully attempted to steal two bottles of vodka from the Old Bar last Saturday. The thief grabbed the bottles from behind the bar but dropped one before making his escape. He was chased up the stairs by a member of the Old Bar’s staff who jumped over … Read More

News | Worst loos revealed

5 years ago / 0 comments

The toilets opposite the Terrace have been named as the worst toilets on campus, LS can reveal. Students spoke out about their disgust at some of the facilities in an LS survey, with most complaints citing those in the Union foyer and those outside the Old Bar. Most students commented … Read More