Getting to know your Student Union

It's a busy week at De Montfort University. All the events taking place on campus are shaping up to be the best Freshers' Week yet! In the thick of it all, looking after every single student on campus and organising...

/ 26th September 2016

DMU Library Extended Opening Hours

The De Montfort Students’ Union officer team have lobbied for the on campus library to have extended opening hours. As this is something many students have requested, it was picked up quickly by the current DSU team. For Deputy President of...

/ 24th September 2016
Jared Leto takes on The Joker, a role that has had much acclaim and criticism.

Suicide Squad: Is it really the ‘worst of the worst’?

DC and Warner Bro’s Suicide Squad is on track to become one of the most divisive films of the year, with many critics ripping its insides out and leaving no remains. But are the critics right? I want to first …

/ 7th August 2016

DemonFM: Dudes, Templars and Country Singers – THE TENSION TOP 10 of 2016 AD

Thousands of years ago, humans decided that a great way to kill time was to hit drums with sticks and dance around a fire. In a lot of respects, things haven’t really changed all that much. Now there’s just a...

/ 2nd August 2016
Roushan Alam (Radio 1 Producer) & Ollie McGrath Pictured in DemonFM’s Studios

DemonFM: ‘This One Time On My Gap Yah’ BBC Radio 1 Playlist

Roushan Alam (Radio 1 Producer) & Ollie McGrath Pictured in DemonFM’s Studios Yesterday, DemonFM had the privilege of hosting a segment on the BBC Radio 1 student playlist feature. As one of just 12 student radio stations across the UK...

/ 19th July 2016
Home Secretary Theresa May officially launches her campaign to become prime minister at Austin Court in Birmingham. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday July 11, 2016. Mrs May is embarking on a nationwide campaign to win over Tory members in her bid to become prime minister, after a weekend dominated by a row over comments made by leadership rival Andrea Leadsom about motherhood. See PA story POLITICS Conservatives. Photo credit should read: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Britain has a new Prime Minister. What’s next?

Three weeks after Britain’s decision to leave the European Union created unprecedented political turmoil, a little certainty has returned to Downing Street. The Conservative party’s leadership election came to an abrupt end on Monday as Andrea Leadsom left Theresa May...

/ 14th July 2016

DemonTV: Warwick Davis ‘From Leicester To Hollywood’ Interview

Warwick Davis joins Demon Media in the studio for a chat about his part in ‘From Leicester To Hollywood’, a documentary from DMU’s very own Rhys Davies, as well as the UK Film Industry and it’s direction, his beginnings as...

/ 4th July 2016

Welcome aboard! Demon Media’s greeting to new DMU Students!

First and foremost, congratulations on your placement to De Montfort University, Leicester! We hope you’re just as excited about the coming few months as we are! One of the first things you’ll want to do come September, is get stuck...

/ 1st July 2016

Four TV Shows with LGBT Characters You Might Not Have Heard Of

In the last few years, LGBT representation on TV has improved significantly. There are more gay storylines in British soaps, stateside Smithers from The Simpsons is now out and proud, and on Netflix, Laverne Cox and Ruby Rose have been...

/ 24th June 2016

UK Votes To Leave The EU

The country has voted to leave the EU, leaving the Remain Campaign victorious in a referendum that a record breaking 46,499,537 people could vote in. The leave campaign won with 51.9% of the vote. This is the third ever nationwide...

/ 23rd June 2016