The Night Of Student Democracy

  After two elongated weeks of campaigning for prospective candidates, the latest student officers were revealed. The winners were inaugurated at a professional ceremony held at The Stage, inside Leeds Metropolitan University’s Student Union. The pre-eminent job of SU president was awarded to Jay Malpass-Clark. The ceremony began with the announcement of the referendum results …

Privy Council Approves Met Name Change

Leeds Metropolitan has announced that the Privy Council have approved changing the name of the University to Leeds Beckett. On their website, Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor Susan Price, says: “Beckett Park is where a number of our predecessor colleges were established…This development is the next exciting milestone in our University’s rich history. We …

Don Broco – Leeds Metropolitan University 29/11/13

  It’s Friday the 29th November and the SU is alive with anticipation as fans pour in to see Don Broco play the first show of their tour. Inside, they show us exactly why it’s sold out. First though, the crowd are treated to a rousing set from Lonely The Brave. Though perhaps at first both the band and the …

Match of the Week: A knock out boxing event

        This week, Match of the Week headed to a different venue than Carnegie. If you hadn’t heard (or seen the many posters around campus), yesterday was the Boxing Varsity at Oceana, hosted by Voodoo Events. The event saw Leeds Met boxers and thai boxers compete with fighters from York and Bradford …

Match of the Week: Semi-finals

        This week saw a number of teams playing in the BUCS semi-finals, hoping to make it through to the BUCS Big Wednesday, which is now less than two weeks away. Following on from their success at the BUCS Gatorade Nationals, the badminton team continued to dominate their opposition, with both the …