Tag: Leicester

Ben Wheatley’s Free Fire Q&A in Leicester

Ben Wheatley, known for his films High Rise (2015), Sightseers (2012) and Kill List (2011), has been touring independent cinemas (including our very own Phoenix Cinema in Leicester) throughout the UK this year screening his newest feature, Free Fire and...

/ 9th March 2017

DMU men’s rugby win Midlands Cup Final against Northampton

DMU were in excellent company yesterday with a large crowd on the sidelines including the rest of the rugby club. Also present was Dominic Shellard, De Montfort’s Vice Chancellor and Matt Hampson, Former England under21 and Leicester Tigers prop and...

/ 9th March 2017

Come and be peaceful with Honest Dave’s new exhibition

As we all know, DMU is always full of exciting events to attend to. This week, besides the Cultural Exchanges Festival, there’s a new exhibition that you just can’t miss. Honest Dave, lecturer here at DMU, is running “The Image...

/ 3rd March 2017

Leicester City v Liverpool – Match Preview

With Leicester dropping into the relegation zone following Saturday’s results and Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool fighting to fix the damage done from a poor start to the year, the stakes for Monday night’s game couldn’t be higher. Claudio Ranieri’s sacking just...

/ 27th February 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

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