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Easy Autumn Student Recipes

Easy Autumn Student Recipes

4 Oct 2017

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Autumn is here and, before you know it, the dark nights will be upon us ever earlier. The cold weather and black sky often has us reaching for the takeaway menu, especially after a hard day of lectures, but that can become an expensive habit. A practical and economical way of approaching mealtimes this autumn […]

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Mum & Dad Set To Help Freshers Make It Through Their First Term

Mum & Dad Set To Help Freshers Make It Through Their First Term

1 Oct 2017

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NatWest’s 2017 Student Living Index reveals that parents fork out more than £200 a month on average to help with their children’s finances at uni It’s that time of the year again when students begin their new life at university. NatWest’s 2017 Student Living Index investigated the typical financial behaviour of students – revealing that […]

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A History of St Andrews Gardens in Liverpool

A History of St Andrews Gardens in Liverpool

18 Sep 2017

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You will be hard-pushed to find student accommodation with as much character, charm and history as St Andrews Gardens in Liverpool. It has certainly stood the test of time and sits proudly alongside its more monolithic modern counterparts. More commonly referred to as the Copperas Hill ‘bullring’ (despite appearing more like a big horseshoe from […]

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History of Bradford

History of Bradford

5 Sep 2017

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‘Broad Ford’, later known as Bradford, was first settled in Saxon times and by the Middle Ages had become a small town centred on Kirkgate, Westgate and Ivegate. In the 19th Century, Bradford was a small market town of 16,000 people, wool spinning and cloth weaving was done in local cottages and farms. It was […]

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Travel Advice For International Students studying in Preston

Travel Advice For International Students studying in Preston

24 Aug 2017

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Coming to a new university is always daunting, but travelling across the world to live in a foreign country can be terrifying. International Pickup Service From Manchester Airport To Preston If you’re flying in to Manchester Airport, there are a number of ways you can get from Manchester to your student accommodation in Preston efficiently […]

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Five Things I Wish I Knew Before I Went to Uni

Five Things I Wish I Knew Before I Went to Uni

2 Aug 2017

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You’ve slogged your way through secondary school and managed to achieve the necessary grades for your chosen university. Now you’re holding your acceptance letter! Congratulations! You can already picture yourself walking through those wide hallowed halls of knowledge, socialising with your new friends, and finally, wearing that coveted cap and gown ready to walk up the stairs… But wait a minute, […]

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Choosing a student bank account

Choosing a student bank account

28 Jul 2017

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Ok so you’ve got your uni choices, you’ve got your accommodation, you’ve even been to Paperchase and bought 5 pencil cases, a range of notebooks and a novelty paperweight for your desk, but you’re forgetting the most important thing: your student bank account. Millions of pounds locked away in massive vaults, men in posh suits, […]

Aberdeen
What do Emeli Sande and a crater on the moon have in common?

What do Emeli Sande and a crater on the moon have in common?

24 Jul 2017

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What do musician Emeli Sande, romantic poet Lord Byron, footballing legend Denis Law and a crater on the Moon have in common? The answer to this ultimate of pub quiz questions (and who would have guessed), is Aberdeen. Want to know why? Read on … Students moving to Aberdeen this September will doubtless have uncovered […]

Preston
Why Preston is the best place to come for Uni?

Why Preston is the best place to come for Uni?

24 Jul 2017

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Preston; the small city with a big personality. Flying the nest and moving away is a daunting process for anyone. Leaving your home comforts, the town you know and the people you love. However, moving to Preston will feel like your home from home. Being one of the best networked cities in the country due […]

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10 Things to Look Forward to if You’re Going to Uni in Glasgow this September

10 Things to Look Forward to if You’re Going to Uni in Glasgow this September

12 Jul 2017

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So, you’ve decided on where you’re going to spend the next three years (or more) at university, and maybe you’ve started on the many preparations necessary to take this historic step in your life! Well, you’ve already made some very good decisions if you’ve chosen to study in Glasgow, you have a lot of great […]