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Freshers’ 2018 Line-Up Announced

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We are thrilled to announce our Freshers’ 2018 line-up – it’s set to be our biggest and best Freshers yet!

Freshers’ Week kicks off with our Welcome Festivals (Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 September, £12 per night), featuring Chris Stark from BBC Radio 1 Adrian Murphy and Retrojam. This is the perfect chance to party with your new flatmates and say one HUGE hello to thousands of Freshers’!

Then every night from Monday 24 to Friday 28 September our Union will transform into the only place to be this Freshers’. Tickets are ONLY £5 per night and give you access … Read the rest

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Oh what a night! Grad Ball 2018

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The Union was transformed into ‘a night under the stars’ for Grad Ball 2018, complete with a glowing moon to greet you, along with our famous Grad Ball letters for that perfect photo opportunity! Speaking of photo ops, did you explore the Airstream photo booth, complete with lots of vintage, wacky props? Or maybe you preferred to be out of this world, perched for a photo on the Moon Booth?

Mistajam, Charlie Sloth, Drop Division and DJ Ajay brought big tunes to The Stag’s, and if you headed down our balloon staircase to The Cube you will have found … Read the rest

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Grad Ball 2018 tickets now on sale

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We are excited to announce tickets for Grad Ball 2018 are now on sale!

Don’t miss the most glamorous night of the year, which will be held right in the heart of campus at the Students’ Union.

The Union will be transformed for a night that’s out of this world, with Retrojam in our planetarium Cube, ItchyFeet bringing the tunes in The Bridge and fantastic DJ sets from MistaJam, Charlie Sloth, DropDivision and DJ Ajay in The Stag’s.

Dance the night away at our silent disco ‘under the stars’, put your feet up at our outdoor cinema or … Read the rest

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Freshers’ Christmas Ball 2017 Line-Up

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The festive season is well and truly underway and we have an early Christmas present for you…. act announcements for Freshers’ Christmas Ball 2017!

We are excited to reveal that we will be joined by Patrick Nazemi, Drop Division and Radio 1’s Scott Mills for a fantastic night of live music in The Cube, along with plenty of seasonal entertainment around the Union, including:

  • Silent Disco in The North Pole Bridge
  • Mulled wine and cider in the forests of Building 42 Bavaria
  • BBQ and surf simulator in the tropics of Hawaii Bar 2
  • Photo ops galore in Hollywood
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AU Ball: A night of celebration

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Last Friday saw our annual Athletic Union Ball, complete with a full awards ceremony celebrating the sporting achievements of Team Southampton at St. Mary’s Stadium.

The night was”buzzing”, with students enjoying a three course meal, followed by the awards and an after-party with our resident DJ, Drop Division, who played until the early hours.

Our Vice-President Sports, Tom Provan, gave a speech praising the teams and commented on winning Varsity to lots of woops and cheers.

We caught up with students who attended the night to ask them their best tips for students thinking of getting into sport while at … Read the rest

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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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2 days til #SotonFreshers – Get your tickets at unionsouthampton.org/boxoffice

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HURRY! You only get 1 Freshers’ and you now have 2 days to get your tickets – don’t miss out!

Tickets to #SotonFreshers are selling fast! If you don’t want to miss out on the only Official University of Southampton Freshers’, get your tickets as soon as possible from our Box Office at www.unionsouthampton.org/boxoffice

Don’t forget, that with our Master Pass, you have all this to look forward to:

Welcome Party with Chris Stark and Drop Division – Saturday 24, Sunday 25, Monday 26 September (different dates for each halls)
Foam Party – Thursday 29, Friday 30 and … Read the rest

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Grad Ball: We’re SOLD OUT of tickets

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Tickets for Grad Ball 2016 have been flying off the shelves and we are now SOLD OUT of tickets!

If you were lucky enough to get tickets, we look forward to seeing you there! But, if you weren’t able to get tickets, fear not! Don’t forget that we are holding a Summer Ball at Winchester Guild Hall on Saturday 18 June at 19:00. All students are invited, so keep your eyes peeled for tickets which are due to be released next week at www.susu.org/boxoffice.

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