Preview: the orchestral sounds of Back to Basics

  Together with Leeds’ own symphony orchestra, iconic Leeds club Back To Basics, in partnership with Leeds City Council, is preparing to stage their greatest party yet. Huge dancefloor anthems are set to be reworked and performed live by a 50-piece orchestra, together with live vocalists and some very special guests, all from the grand stage of Millennium Square.   It’s a similar concept to Hacienda Classical and Pete Tong Ibiza Classics, both of which have toured the world to sold out audiences. But like these, it’s not just for jaded old ravers who can’t face late nights and loud nightclubs anymore….

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Student Wire’s Top 12 Student Blogs

  Here at Student Wire we wanted to research blogs to help us collate a list of our favourites written by students. Taking into consideration the topics and blog themes that vary from technical to fun, we believe these are the top blogs that shed a spotlight of student life across the UK and incorporate elements that help to engage wide audiences. When looking at the blogs it was important to understand who’s writing, and what are they writing about so we get to know them. By also looking at the websites domain authority and moz rank we were able…

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Paid Student Role: Student Wire Is Recruiting A New Editor

Are you a first year student looking for a placement for your CV? Do you want to make some real money? Do you want to work with one of the best agencies in the North? Well this could be your perfect opportunity!We are delighted to announce that StudentWire are offering a new paid placement role, for Leeds students, for the next twelve months. Want to stand out from your peers? Student Wire is the perfect way to do so. With editor of one of the most successful student magazines around under your belt, you’ll be irresistible to future employers. Fantastic…

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Inspirational And Innovative Products Of 2016

With the advance in technology becoming ever prominent, we need to take a moment to appreciate the inspirational and innovative products of the year so far.MedisieveFirstly, we should congratulate Medisieve for being a finalist in the Best Start-up Medtech Company Award in the OBN Awards 2016. Secondly, I should explain who they are and why they are so marvellous.Medisieve are the company behind the groundbreaking magnetic sieve that removes malaria-infected blood cells from the bloodstream. That means that Mediesieve is the first treatment to severe and drug-resistant malaria. Using this new medical tech, you can only imagine how many million…

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Future Of Erasmus Programme Is Uncertain in Wake of Brexit

Talks of Brexit often boil down to two topics: immigration and trade. Since the landmark referendum in June, there has been much speculation around the issue of free movement throughout Europe and how this will impact the big businesses that trade from our shores. For many young people, however, this doesn’t even begin to scratch the surface of the real impact Brexit will have on their futures.For the past 30 years, the Erasmus programme has helped over 2 million students discover life in another country while studying. It’s a rite of passage for many, a lifestyle for others, and a…

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