Student Living

Ditch the roses and chocolates – Have a cheap and cheerful Valentine’s Day

Ditch the roses and chocolates – Have a cheap and cheerful Valentine’s Day

Lifestyle, Student Living February 12, 2016 at 9:30 pm Comments

SO VALENTINE’S Day is around the corner again and we are being bombarded with love hearts and teddy bears declaring their love to every passerby. Personally, I think Valentine’s Day is a load of old tosh.Read More

AberPride bring you four weeks of events for LGBT+* History Month!

AberPride bring you four weeks of events for LGBT+* History Month!

Editors' Pick, Societies, Student Living February 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm Comments

OVER February, Aber Balch / Aber Pride has a lot of events planned for LGBT*+ History Month. Our main campaign is  the ‘Pride in our History’ project. This is a research and arts campaign where we ask youRead More

The new Uber logo unveiled in the last week. The "atom and bit" has replaced its previously iconic black and white U.

Uber valued at $62.5 billion and is set to take untouched Wales

National News, News, Student Living February 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm Comments

CURRENT super start-up Uber is closer to breaking into Wales, with a Cardiff-based taxi firm being granted the first operating licence in the country. The cab-booking app is already active in London, Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds acrossRead More

LGBT evening in the Students’ Union

LGBT evening in the Students’ Union

Lifestyle, News, Student Living, University News February 2, 2016 at 9:45 pm Comments

LADIES, gentlemen, and those of us who don’t necessarily identify as either, Edward Jones, our LGBT+ Officer, has an idea of how to make this year’s LGBT History Month truly fun and memorable for all involved.Read More

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Old College & Constitution Hill make the list of ‘perfect proposal spots’

Lifestyle, Student Living, Travel January 21, 2016 at 7:56 pm Comments

IT’S BEEN a stressful few weeks. There’s been the circus of the Christmas holidays, seeing all the friends and relatives you’ve missed for a year. There’s the lying around on the sofa nursing your head andRead More

Five New-New Years Resolutions You Can Actually Keep

Five New-New Years Resolutions You Can Actually Keep

Lifestyle, Student Living January 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm Comments

SO WE ARE nearly two weeks into the new year and the chances are the majority of you have most likely failed to stick out your resolutions. You will have broken that ‘no chocolate for theRead More

Dealing with difficult housemates 101

Dealing with difficult housemates 101

Editors' Pick, Housing, Lifestyle, Student Living January 7, 2016 at 2:00 pm Comments

LAST YEAR we published a list of people to look out for when deciding on where to live next year, titled ‘Twenty flatmates you’ll come across at university and what to do about them’. Looking back,Read More

Four things that are just too stressful to deal with right now

Four things that are just too stressful to deal with right now

Editors' Pick, Lifestyle, Student Living January 4, 2016 at 1:00 pm Comments

IT IS THAT time of year again; assignments are piling up and all you really want to do is crawl into bed and wake up with a first in all of your exams and have itRead More

Student Survival Guide to NYE

Student Survival Guide to NYE

Lifestyle, Student Living December 31, 2015 at 3:00 pm Comments

YOUR SURVIVAL instincts have kicked in. You’ve successfully foraged and scrounged in order to live for the last few weeks, the end is in sight, and you can almost taste the branded food you’ll allow yourselfRead More

Nancy’s Bordello Newcastle Review

Nancy’s Bordello Newcastle Review

Food and Drink, Lifestyle, Student Living December 31, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

LAST MONTH, I was in Newcastle for a gig and my sister suggested a restaurant near her halls for food before hand. Her pick was a cute little cocktail/food haven called Nancy’s Bordello. It was decorated with a varietyRead More