Top tracks of Fresher’s 2014

For some of us Fresher’s week has been and gone, for others it is only just beginning. Needless to say the songs that follow us around the clubs and bars are all pretty similar. If you are preparing for your first night out or wanting to impress at pre-drinks, be sure to have all of the following tracks on your playlist. Not everyone has the same taste but these tracks are what you’ll be hearing the most if you are joining the crowds at the top clubs in town. My Head is a Jungle – Wankelmut & Emma Louise (MK…

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The heels vs. flats debate

I’ve learnt from experience that a night out in heels often results in a horrific walk, heels in hand by the end of the night and most likely glass in your foot. Since I started uni two years ago, I must have warn heels on three nights out maximum – one of which resulted in me falling head first down a flight of stairs, with a few days of concussion to follow (although I blame the spilt drink on the stairs, not the heels and alcohol combination) Throughout my first year I saw people go from heels on every night…

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The 5 stages of a typical hangover

Surviving a hangover is a difficult feat for anyone. We all love the night before; consuming a bit too much alcohol, pulling some dangerously cringe dance moves and eating greasy food that we otherwise wouldn’t touch with a barge pole. However the day after leaves a lot to be desired, making you question whether it was really worth it in the first place. For your amusement we have outlined the 5 stages of a typical hangover for the common student: 1. Hope The early morning rise where you momentarily forget what your name is, how old you are and why…

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Types of people you can encounter on a night out

Going on a night out and not sure what to expect? As a young adult now, the world is your oyster. Who cares if the sun beats you home? You’re young and wild and free to do as you want. That’s what makes university life so appealing! But the first step to achieving the highlight of your student life is to sign out of Twitter, slip on those party clothes and go out into the world. The night life in every town might not be the same, but there is a standard set of people you are mostly likely to…

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The Triangle Leeds: Stylish city living

When moving into years two and three of student life, you begin to take control of your ideal living location. Whilst some prefer to locate themselves in the trendy suburbs of Headingley, there are plenty who prefer to stay central and enjoy all the benefits of living in the city. If you’re weighing up your options, take our advice on board before you take the obvious decision to live in a city centre property like The Triangle next year. Convenience There are plenty of housing options when it comes to being a student in Leeds, however if it’s convenience you’re…

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