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08
Jan

You Are More Than: The Petting Zoo is back!

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If you cast your mind back to this time last year, we held a Petting Zoo as part of Stress Less Fest (now known as ‘You Are More Than’) to give you a chance to de-stress and relax away from your studies. There were sheep, goats, chickens and even these adorable ducks to rid you of your deadline woes and study blues.

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Well, we have some good news for you. The Petting Zoo is back due to popular demand! We understand that you want to do well at University, but it is important to remember that sometimes it is helpful … Read the rest

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07
Jan

Introducing…the Hundred Watt Club

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The Hundred Watt Club are returning to The Bridge on the 27th January during Refreshers’ Week for another night of gorgeous vintage inspired entertainment – served with a zingy contemporary twist!

Our Burlesque and Cabaret nights have become something of a rite of passage, whether you are a Fresher, a final year, or anything in between: you have to attend at least one of these shows.

Daring, naughty and hilarious, the Hundred Watt Club mix American-style burlesque moves with intriguing mime and comedy acts. Check out the teaser below to give you a taste of what is to come…

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14
Dec

Burlesque is back!

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If the promise of Refreshers’ Week is all that’s getting you through the thought of those dreaded exams, then look no further! We have even more good news for you!

As part of Refreshers’ Week (but separate to the Refreshers’ Pass), we’re bringing Burlesque back and this time we’re going even bigger and better – and that’s just the up-dos!

The glam-a-thon kicks off with hair and make-up styling to bring out your inner vintage vixen. Don that feather boa then strut down to our Burlesque workshop for an hour-long taster showcasing those classic showgirl moves.

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12
Dec

Refreshers’ Events 2016 – Refreshers’ Pass, Refreshers’ Fayre Burlesque and Cabaret and Laughter Lounge special

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You’ve worked hard all year, focusing on deadlines, exams or hand-ins and the Christmas break is what you’ve been dreaming of. But when you return in the New Year, we want to take you back to Freshers’. Whether you’re a first year, a final year student or anything in between, we think it’s time you had a refresher….

We’re offering the ultimate post-exams blow out in the form of the Refreshers’ Pass, which will include the following events as part of Refreshers’ Week between Monday 25th – Sunday 31st January:

Tuesday 26th January – Bloc Party (included in the … 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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