Tag : Reece Parker

In The Middle with KMAH Radio

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Former Editor-in-Chief, Reece Parker, caught up with KMAH Radio founder, Kristan Caryl, to discuss everything – even where they sourced their iconic sofa. How did you come about creating KMAH? What was the trigger in terms of the idea and how did it all work logistically? (Also, where did you source … Read More

Ex-Exec Embroiled in Transgender Rights Row

7 months ago / 0 comments

Online forum Mumsnet has reported itself to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK data regulator, following an intern publishing the IP addresses of website users in a dispute over transgender rights. The intern in question, Emma Healey, served as LUU Equality and Diversity Officer and a trustee of the … Read More

Strike Action to End as UCU Accept UUK Offer

7 months ago / 0 comments

University and College Union (UCU) members have voted to accept a proposed deal from Universities UK (UUK), immediately drawing to a close the long period of industrial action. 53,415 UCU members were balloted, with 33,913 valid votes cast, a turnout of 63.5%. Of the votes cast, 21,683 chose to accept … Read More

Subdub returns to West Indian Centre

9 months ago / 0 comments

Subdub returns to its spiritual home at the West Indian Centre this weekend, for part one of four events celebrating twenty years of their events in Leeds. The last Subdub event at this venue was almost exactly a year ago, on the 25th February 2017, with Wire, Mint Warehouse, Beaverworks, … Read More

Introducing: The Basement

9 months ago / 0 comments

Formed only a few years ago, The Basement has quickly garnered an active community on a mass scale. It began as a streetwear group, both as a place for discussion around clothing, but also to facilitate the buying and selling of such items. Fast forward to now, and the group … Read More

Four Weeks of Strike Action Begins

9 months ago / 0 comments

Strike action has unfolded across campus this week, with university staff beginning a total of fourteen days of industrial action, spread across four weeks. The University of Leeds is not the only higher education body to be impacted, with 61 universities across the UK experiencing strikes. This action has been … Read More

Student Halls ‘Put on Lockdown’ Following Reports of Man ‘Armed with Axe’

9 months ago / 0 comments

Armed Police are currently searching Leeds’ student district, following reports of a man allegedly armed with an axe. Members of the public have been warned not to approach the wanted man, whilst student accommodation on the Leeds Beckett campus remains on lock down. The man is thought to have been … Read More

Treat Your Shelf – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night

10 months ago / 0 comments

A book which manages to be effortlessly simple yet incredibly poignant is a rare find, but it is a feat reached by Mark Haddon’s modern classic. Beginning with the murder of a neighbourhood dog, the story centres upon Christopher Boone, the 15 year old protagonist who happens to have severe … Read More

Need some tunes to help you focus? Our Editor-in-Chief has got you sorted

10 months ago / 0 comments

The month of January means two things to students. Intense study, and its closely related counterpart, extreme procrastination. This playlist will aim to stop you trawling the web for music to listen to, and consists of tracks specifically picked to stimulate concentration. Eevee- Unexpected This lo-fi beattape is so calming … Read More

Toby Young Resigns from Office for Students

10 months ago / 0 comments

Toby Young has resigned from his position at the Office for Students, following intense criticism over controversial comments. Mr Young’s was appointed on the 1st January, with the last 8 days seeing a media storm regarding his position, which culminated in a petition calling for his dismissal gathering over 200,000 … Read More