Sounds on the Streets is back!

Sounds on the Streets is back! Written by Gemma Harborne Are you a talented musician in Leeds who wants to showcase your talent, whilst raising money for an incredible charity? Simon on the Streets is an independent West Yorkshire charity, based in Leeds, Bradford and Huddersfield. We aim to offer long term, emotional and practical …

Leeds Beckett University Supports Local Charity by Kicking Off For Their First RAG Week

Leeds Beckett University supports local charity by kicking off for their first RAG Week Written by Rosie Heaton   Students from Leeds Beckett University came together for their first ever RAG week, hosted by the RAG society, in March to raise an impressive £300 for local charity St Gemma’s Hospice!   The money will go …

December Community Partner of the Month: Luv2meetU

Community Partner of the Month: Luv2meetU Written by Rosemary Jackson This November our Community Partner of the month is Luv2meetU, a dating and friendship agency for people with learning disabilities. After first hearing about the organisation at September’s volunteer fete, it got me thinking about the difficulties some people with learning disabilities might face when …

High hopes for Charity Week

    Monday 29th October saw around forty brave souls do something that feels (to most of us) very unnatural… Going over the edge of a building. Luckily, these courageous few were wearing harnesses and attached to a very secure rope system! The abseil was part of a number of events taking place for Charity …

Landlords, letting agents and laying down the law

        In my experience, complications are part and parcel of living in student housing. Firstly, there are your housemates and the constant battle they come with – there’s probably nobody reading this that hasn’t come close to risking GBH for a pint of milk. Secondly, trying to convince your concerned parents that …

TOWIE Stars Attend Charity Fashion Show

        In aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care, the cast of The Only Way Is Essex, Waterloo Road star Zeriozha Burt-Skeete and the fashion stores in The Light joined together and delivered a fantastic fashion event, The Only Way Is The Light Fashion Show, on Saturday 14th April. On arrival I was …

Special LMU Fashion Charity Event

    The time is drawing close to tomorrow night`s  fashion event and special evening at the Baracoa Luxe Bar. Event Management students from LMU have worked closely with local established fashion designers to bring together this exciting show on Thursday 16 February starting at 6:00pm and running through to 10:00pm. This promises to be …