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A Student Guide to Christmas

Christmas is a magical time in Leeds due to the abundance of festive entertainment provided, therefore being a student here during this period is fantastic and great fun! If you aren’t too sure what’s on in Leeds this Christmas or how to celebrate the festivities, we have put together some ideas to get you in […]


Top Tips when looking for a student house…

Now that we are entering the new letting season for academic year 18/19 we thought we would put together a little guide to help you through the process… You will usually be in university halls or university self-catering accommodation for your first year at university, however by November you may already be under pressure to […]



Here are some great places to find Homeware in Leeds, to help make your student house a home Ikea Obvious but great choice! Ikea is the homeland of all furniture and decor, cheap and cheerful. They have everything you could ever wish for to decorate your student home – from flowers and candles to wardrobes […]


A Complete Guide to Tackling Your Teaching Application

A Complete Guide to Tackling Your Teaching Application We are now fully immersed into the depths of January and with a new year, comes new responsibilities. Deadlines are fast approaching and they always seem to come round quicker when you are least prepared to tackle them. To help you fast-track yourself and better your chances […]



NEW YEARS EVE The biggest night of the year some will say, the worst night other will say. Whatever you feel about NYE, you still gotta’ do something!! If you are deciding to stay in Leeds for NYE you will not be disappointing. We have made planning a Leeds New Year super easy, so you […]


Christmas Dinner On A Budget

Christmas Dinner The last few days at uni before heading home for Christmas were always our favourite time of year. Your uni work is handed in, its time to relax and get ready for the festive season! A house Christmas dinner is a great part of the last few days before leaving. Cooking (or trying) together […]