Tag: Leicester

Comedy Festival: Stewart Lee @ De Montfort Hall

Stewart Lee began the Leicester Comedy Festival in brilliant style at De Montfort Hall on Wednesday evening. Lee’s shows are often very improvisational, or so it seems, it became very difficult to tell whether he had many of the audience...

/ 21st February 2017

Student Nightlife: A Guide

With most of a student’s time being taken up by studying (hopefully), it’s important to remember to take some time off and have some fun! Luckily, Leicester is easily one of the best places for the student lifestyle; being blessed...

/ 13th February 2017

Comedy Festival: Jonathan Pie @ The Y Theatre

Jonathan Pie, played by Tom Walker, a political mouthpiece of an agitated generation, delivered a fantastically thought-provoking show to the audience at The Y Theatre in Leicester. Pie, whilst open with his self-proclaimed leftist stance, didn’t hold back on taking...

/ 13th February 2017

Claudio Ranieri has full backing of board as Leicester City advance in FA Cup

In a statement issued on Tuesday morning, Leicester City refuted speculation that the East Midlands club was to part with the Italian manager seven months after he answered the dreams of many Leicester City fans. Supporters outside the ground were...

/ 12th February 2017

Chris Lorenzo set to headline Leicester’s Streetlife in March

The house DJ is headlining Streetlife on March 10, as part of Lucid Presents: Chris Lorenzo. Lorenzo, who has both DJed and produced with the likes of Hannah Wants, DJ Zinc and Katy B, will be headlining the night with support from Taim,...

/ 9th February 2017

Interview Time : SLAVES

Slumped on the sofa, complaining about the wifi but being as charming as ever, Slaves are exactly what you’d expect. With their overall relaxed aura and friendly attitude it was clear that everyone’s favourite misfits were going to provide both...

/ 2nd February 2017

Homelessness Takes on Society

Homelessness is a rising issue hitting the streets in the UK and Leicester is not to be excluded. As a student who lives in the city centre and also being from Leicester, it has not gone unnoticed how many people...

/ 24th January 2017

Magique – ‘Real Love’ – Single Review

The astral second peek into the mystic mind of up-and-coming Magique proves to be as dreamy a gleam as we could have hoped for. ‘Real Love‘ draws to life with a comfortably smooth opening, sliding the song along …

/ 23rd January 2017

Lion is as emotionally captivating as it is critically acclaimed

Dev Patel, as an actor has really developed and grown since his breakthrough role in teen angst show Skins and Danny Boyle’s Slumdog Millionaire, throw in a smattering of lesser known roles and we get to Lion, the …

/ 21st January 2017

Rail fare increase hits DMU Students

Starting from 2nd January, National Rail increased fares by an average 2.3%. As many university students are dependent on trains to get home this announcement stirred up a lot of emotions among students at De Montfort University. “I’m already paying...

/ 20th January 2017