Tag : robbie cairns

Leeds City Council Promises to Tackle Period Poverty Head On

1 week ago / 0 comments

Leeds became the first city council in England to announce plans to investigate the costs of sanitary wear and combat period poverty in its schools yesterday. Speaking about the plans, Councillor Jonathan Pryor (executive member for learning, skills and employment) wanted to ensure that measures are in place so that no … Read More

Canal Mills to Close on New Years Eve

2 months ago / 0 comments

Students of Leeds woke up this morning to the shock news that Canal Mills, one of Leeds’ most beloved venues, will be closing down at the end of the year. The popular club and events space, which has hosted the likes of Stormzy and Disclosure, as well as countless nights … Read More

Sanctuary Scholarships Set to Launch

5 months ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds was recently pleased to announce that it will be offering Sanctuary Scholarships for forced migrants to the UK, in an effort to make a university education more accessible for asylum seekers and refugees. The scholarship, which applies to eligible students intending to complete an undergraduate, postgraduate or … Read More

A Letter to Rejjie Snow, following his seductive sold-out show at Stylus | 26.04.18

5 months ago / 0 comments

Dear Rejjie, Your set may have been delayed by a few minutes due to technical difficulties, and you may have proceeded to call us Manchester about four times before your DJ reminded you what city you were in, but we don’t mind. You settled into Stylus with your characteristic style … Read More

Uni of Leeds Cums Third in Sex-Toy List

6 months ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds has come third in the race to be crowned as the UK’s kinkiest University. In a study that investigated the consumer habits of students from 20 different universities, it was found that the adventurous students of Leeds spent £8,633 on sex toys, lingerie and bondage products … Read More

Nick Hakim Sedates Brudenell’s Community Room, 15/2

7 months ago / 0 comments

The Brudenell’s Community Room often acts as a platform for local bands bidding to showcase their talent, but sometimes it welcomes acts and ambiences from further afield. With his exotic indie vibes, Nick Hakim brought the sounds of his own personal Washington-based dystopia to the streets of Hyde Park, in … Read More

"The Fab Four”: meet your music editors

2 years ago / 0 comments

So you know all about the music section. There’s music. There’s tunes. There’s top bants. But want to know a lil’ more about the faces behind the action? Well then, look no further than our Meet the Editors Guide to find out what it is that we are listening to … Read More

Bitch Better Take My Money

2 years ago / 0 comments

Robbie Cairns discusses Rihanna surpassing the Beatles for number of weeks at number one.   As Rihanna’s voracious ‘Work’ has twerked its way into a ninth consecutive week at number one, yet another long-standing Beatles’ record crumbled. Almost ten years since her debut number one single ‘S.O.S’, Rihanna, with her … Read More