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Monthly Archives: December 2017

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Manchester University praise continuation of Erasmus+ until 2020

Erasmus+ supports students who wish to study across the EU for up to twelve months and the UK’s participation in the scheme post 2019 was unclear

Photo: Listen Up Music Promotion

Interview: Gorgon City

Zoe and Qasim interview Gorgon City… in a toilet

Source: gettyImages

Live Review: Yung Lean

The Swedish artist put on an average show for the youthful crowd at the Albert Hall for his “Stranger Tour”

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Live review: Alex Cameron

Alex Cameron brings a distinct blend of humour, jazz and 80s nostalgia to Manchester Gorilla

Photo: George Malim

Student strips down to swimwear for final week

University of Manchester student uses final week to fundraise for volunteering trip

Photo: Tom Thacker

Review: Pomona

Martha Pryer sees Alistair McDowall’s thriller brought to life by the Drama Society

photo: Purple PR

Live Review: Dave

Felix Sanders reviews Dave at the Academy and predicts big things for the artist in the future

Source: Emcee Network

Live review: Aminé

The Banana Boy tells Academy 3 “you’re beautiful” on the Manchester date of his “Tour For You”

Photo: Lemn Sissay

Lemn Sissay’s Christmas dinner

As Christmas draws ever nearer, many marginalised people such as care-leavers, could be alone this holiday. Lemn Sissay’s Christmas dinner aims to provide a special, luxury day and create more positive, magic memories for its guests

Photo: Esther Craven

Winter warmer: Steak and ale pie

It’s cold and probably rainy outside, almost the end of term and your belly deserves to be full and happy. Steak and ale pie, treat yourself. Serve with mash and greens.

Photo: Roger Blackwell @ Flickr

Oi Oi! An interview with Franko Fraize

Raine Beckford talks to underground rapper Franko Faize

The University of Manchester Students Union (Image: Vita Student @ Flickr)

Postgraduate students feel unrepresented by Students’ Union

Students’ Union Education Officer “gutted” by the decision to not introduce a Postgraduate Students’ Union Officer