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25
Nov

Christmas Opening Hours

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The holidays are nearly upon us and while you’re tucking into your roast spuds, we’ll be working like little elves ready to organise some great events and services for you in the New Year. But just like you, there will be days where we’ll need to take forty winks, preferably after a good roast. For those of you staying in Southampton over the winter break, we’re keeping The Stag’s open on the weekend of the 07 and 08 January 2017 for you to have a post-Christmas catch-up with your best ones.Take note of our opening times below for more dates … Read the rest

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16
Nov

Xmas Ball: Philip George, Drop Division and the cast of Channel 4’s Gogglebox confirmed

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Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at Christmas Ball 2016

Join us at 21:00 on Friday 09 December at the Union for a chance to experience a winter wonderland.

We are delighted to announce the full festive line-up:

Enjoy a free glass of prosecco on arrival as you step into Christmas with…

❄ Live performances from DJs Philip George, Drop Division and Jenova Collective

❄ Stars Behind Bars’ with the cast of Channel 4’s Gogglebox

❄ Silent Disco

❄ #ShotsWithSanta at Santa’s Grotto

❄ Christmas Mass Karaoke

❄ Photobooth

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16
Nov

Celebrate Christmas at our Union

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Whether you are missing your family’s home-cooking or you want to try some traditional British Christmas cuisine – join us for the most wonderful time of the year.

The Bridge are now accepting bookings for Christmas dinners prepared by our Michelin-trained chef. You can view the full menu at www.unionsouthampton.org/christmas 

Book a table by emailing events@unionsouthampton.org

If you prefer a more informal atmosphere or you just want to stop off for a quicker lunch, we will also be serving a traditional roast dinner with all the festive trimmings at The Cafe on:

  • Wednesday 30 November
  • Wednesday 07 December
  • Wednesday 14
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10
Nov

Christmas Light Switch-On

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year…nearly!

With the dark nights’ drawing in and the cold weather making you dig out the knitwear, it’s time to start thinking about Christmas.

At Southampton, we traditionally take the festive season to the next level, pulling out all the stops with events, decorations and many an opportunity to enjoy a merry time with friends and this November is no different.

Once again we have teamed up with the University to organise the annual Christmas Light Switch On on 22 November. Keep snug with a glass of mulled wine or cider, or a … Read the rest

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04
Nov

Book your Christmas meal at The Bridge

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The Bridge are now accepting Christmas meal bookings. Expect mouth-watering meals with a festive twist.

Whether you’re missing home cooking or you simply want to celebrate Christmas before you break up for the holidays, we have some delectable delights prepared by our Michelin-trained chef.

Book early to avoid disappointment at events@unionsouthampton.org

Vegan options available.

Find out more including the full menu on our Christmas brochure 2016, coming soon to www.unionsouthampton.org/christmas

Join our official Facebook event for the latest news and updates.

 

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27
Oct

Christmas Ball 2016 – Save the date

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Save the date!

You are cordially invited to our Christmas Ball 2016 on Friday 09 December at the Union.

Last year our sell-out Ball was complete with live performances from Stooshe, Lawson and appearances from the cast of Made in Chelsea. This year promises to be even better, so make sure you save the date!

Tickets will soon be available at www.unionsouthampton.org/boxoffice

Keep up-to-date with the latest news on our official Facebook event here.… Read the rest

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15
Jan

Free, Simple Ways to Keep Fit That You Can Fit Around Your Student Life

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Undoubtedly some of you may have taken the Christmas break as a chance to feast and indulge, and why not? Then comes the typical New Year’s Resolution: stay healthy and keep fit. You can certainly fit this resolution around your busy timetables, without having to break the bank so no more excuses, here are a few tips!

Walk Everywhere

Skip the bus and walk whenever possible! Even better, power walk, you’d be surprised at how many calories you can burn in just half an hour! If you need to take the bus for longer distances, try getting off one or … Read the rest

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10
Dec

How to prepare for exams in January…

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So you’ve made it through the first semester and now it boils down to the dreaded January exams. Obviously we know there’s no way to make the revision super fun, but we do have a few tips to help you prepare and (hopefully) feel less stressed!

Start Early

This sort of goes without saying, but start your revision early. Check the dates for each of your exams and prioritise accordingly way in advance. Use all the free time you can during the Christmas break, but of course, do spend time stuffing yourselves with turkey and pudding!

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09
Dec

Christmas holiday opening times for the Students’ Union in Southampton and Winchester

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The holidays are approaching and you are about to embark on a well-deserved break. Like yourselves, we will be resting up ready for 2016. Here are the Christmas opening times at the Students’ Union between Monday 14th December-Wednesday 23rd December.

SUSU (including all outlets) is closed weekends from 11th December unless otherwise stated.

SUSU is closed on the 24th December and will reopen on the 4th January (normal opening times from 4th January)

The Union 

Monday-Friday 8am-8pm

SUSU Lettings

Monday-Friday 8am-4pm

The Shop

Monday-Friday 8.30am-4.30pm

The Shop on Top

Monday-Friday 10am-2pm

Bar 3 Diner

Monday-Friday 11.30am-2.30pm until Friday 19th December… Read the rest

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06
Dec

Get yourself a Christmas job with SURecruit

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Struggling to find the spare cash for Christmas this year or maybe you want to build your work experience? We can help!

Our on-site recruitment agency, SURecruit is there to help you to find part-time jobs while you study. We know that it can be hard to balance your studies with work, so our specialist recruitment manager works to find opportunities that you can fit around your degree.

The agency covers vacancies in areas such as hospitality, care, the retail sector and much more!

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