Category: News

DSU Elections – Exit Poll Results

Voting is now closed in the DSU elections, after a week of campaigning candidates can now only wait for the results to come in. Over 5454 students voted in this years election and an early poll conducted by The Demon...

/ 17th March 2017

UPDATE: Voting for is now closed

UPDATE [17/03/2017 2PM]: Voting is now closed. Stay tuned for the results here: DSU Elections Coverage 2017 If you hadn’t already been able to tell from the number of posters, flyers and constant Facebook notifications asking you to like peoples campaign...

/ 13th March 2017

Demon Media raised over £1000 for Charity

De Montfort University based student media group raised over £1000 for two very worthwhile charities, Mind and Coping With Cancer.  Two weeks ago, award winning student media group, Demon Media, orchestrated one of the biggest projects they’ve ever undertaken as a...

/ 10th March 2017

Badders Host First Charity Event

DMU’s Badminton society has put together its first ever charity event in the form of a doubles tournament on Tuesday 14th March, 17:30 at the QEII Diamond Jubilee Leisure Centre. The society is raising money for the English Federation of...

/ 9th March 2017

#LoveInternational & A Dance for Change

The university celebrated Love international with various events, it lasted for 24 hours and a candle was lit each hour in memory of those who had lost their lives. The event started at 12pm on Wednesday 8th Feb and finished...

/ 25th February 2017

Tom Watson: We’ve got an uphill struggle ahead

Tom Watson, the elected Deputy Leader of the Labour Party as of September 2015, appeared on The Andrew Marr Show to discuss the pre-eminent futures of Brexit, Labour polling and Jeremy Corbyn this past week. Following a “difficult few months”, the...

/ 13th February 2017

Get your skateboarding fix with Bagheadcrew and their new full length film

Well it turns out Leicester isn’t just a city of footballers but a city of skateboarders as well. So you should definitely be celebrating that by going to a movie premier right? Well @Bagheadcrew are offering just that, tonight at...

/ 4th February 2017

‘This Girl Can’ week long campaign launched at DSU

For the second time, the national campaign, This Girl Can, was launched by the De Montfort Students Union (DSU), a week of events set to empower women between Monday 30 January till Sunday 5 February. The DSU’s This Girl Can...

/ 30th January 2017

Revamped Campus Centre and Partnership

Despite the allure of free samples, football stars and a ribbon cutting some of you may not have been there for the opening of the newly revamped campus centre. Well if you were one of the many that didn’t turn...

/ 25th January 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