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Lincoln
Danesgate House Announced Top Building Design in Lincoln

Danesgate House Announced Top Building Design in Lincoln

6 Mar 2017

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Homes for Students property Danesgate House, in Lincoln, has been awarded a prestigious award. The newly-refurbished building, located in the Cathedral Quarter of the city centre, has won overall at the first ever Lincoln Good Design Awards. Residents and visitors were asked to vote for their favourite building scheme in the region. The awards have been established to […]

Liverpool
The History of Agnes Jones House

The History of Agnes Jones House

7 Feb 2017

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Ask anyone to name one of the most famous nurses of yesteryear, and they are more likely than not to reply: “Florence Nightingale”. They wouldn’t be wrong. Nightingale’s contribution to her industry was nothing short of remarkable, and she rightly wrote herself into folklore many, many moons ago. However, another 19th Century nurse who was going […]

Leamington Spa
The Low Down on Student Living in Leamington Spa

The Low Down on Student Living in Leamington Spa

23 Jan 2017

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Starting university life in a new town or city can initially be a daunting prospect, but doing so in a place which can offer up nice surroundings, a plethora of fun things to do and no shortage of cool things to see, makes for a much smoother landing! Leamington Spa is one of those places. […]

International Students
Student Living
What International Students Can Expect in the UK!

What International Students Can Expect in the UK!

14 Dec 2016

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It might be notoriously ‘drizzly’ in the UK, to put it diplomatically, but there are a number of reasons why it is still one of the world’s most desired places in which to study amongst students from other nations. A whole host of factors make it a highly attractive prospect for those looking to pursue […]

Cleaning
Student Living
Living With Your Flatmates Bad Habits…

Living With Your Flatmates Bad Habits…

27 Oct 2016

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There is a common saying that has stood the test of time and often receives knowing nods when it is uttered: “You don’t know someone until you live with them.” It is fair to say co-habiting is the acid test of any friendship or relationship. And the truth is, it doesn’t matter whether you are […]

Parents Information
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One for the Parents…

One for the Parents…

25 Oct 2016

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Embarking on university life is a special landmark in the life of a student. The beginning of an amazing adventure, an exciting and mysterious journey, the prospect of which is often exhilarating and daunting in equal measure. However, it is easy to forget that it is also a pivotal fork in the road for the […]

Properties
5 Reasons You Should Consider The East Midlands for University

5 Reasons You Should Consider The East Midlands for University

14 Sep 2016

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Moving away from home for the first time is a big step in a lot of people’s lives, so you want to make sure that you’re making a decision that’s right for you. There are so many factors to take into consideration that stretch far beyond the academic ability and teaching aspects of your chosen […]

Glasgow
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10 Awesome Places for Freshers to Visit in Glasgow

10 Awesome Places for Freshers to Visit in Glasgow

7 Sep 2016

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Scotland’s second city is the capital’s cooler, more contemporary cousin – and is also home to thousands of culture-hungry students. From gigs to modern art, you’ll find it all here. We asked The National Student writer George about his top spots in Glasgow – from botanical gardens to bars. Here are his recommendations… 1. Sauchiehall […]

Aberdeen
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Starting University is a Life Experience

Starting University is a Life Experience

1 Sep 2016

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Starting university is a life experience. It’s a rite of passage, and an exciting new development in the life of a student. The courses one selects are quite rightly at the top of the priority list – mapping out your learning journey is the whole reason for entering this brave new world – but any […]

London
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Student Couples in London

Student Couples in London

1 Sep 2016

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Studying in London is many students’ idea of the ultimate university experience. One of the most iconic and instantly-recognisable places in the world did not get its reputation by accident. People travel from all over the world to take in the culture, night life and famous tourist attractions. More often than not, those people will […]