The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper


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Greater Manchester Police denies they have ‘lost control’

The force has admitted they are not able to respond to every crime

Photo: The Dealer App

A Student Life: Benjamin Mouquet

Ruth Squires talks to Benjamin Mouquet, the University of Manchester graduate helping build a better community with The Dealer App, which donates money to homeless of Manchester whilst giving it’s customers great deals for dining out in the city

Student Living Index

Manchester sixth most affordable UK city for students

Students in Manchester spend less than the average UK student on rent, household bills and going out, Student Living Index suggests

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The half-empty promise of Dry January

Elliott Mills takes a stern look into the pint glass with a precise analysis of the merits, difficulties, and confusions of Dry January

Photo: Jade Fox

A student life: chair of the Polo society

We chat to Jade Fox, the chair of Polo Society, about the group going from strength to strength and her impossible work-life balance

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The festive deadlines fear

A few tips on how to create a balance between work and play as a busy student over the Christmas period

Photo from @duncan on Flickr.

The cost of learning: Students turn to escorting, drug dealing and gambling to afford university

A recent survey has revealed the shocking proportion of students resorting to controversial methods to earn money in the current financial climate

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University of Manchester launch new Finance facilities

Finance facilities available for all university of Manchester students


The Student Nucleus: Get involved in the centre of student life

A website set up by Manchester students has everything you need for a successful year at university

We all know how this feels. Photo: CollegeDegrees360 @Flickr

The student trump card

Perisha Kudhail explores the many aspects that characterise student life which are unacceptable in the real world

Fallowfield Bus Stop. Screenshot: Google Maps

Overheard at the University of Manchester, April 2015

The funniest things you’ve been saying around campus this month

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The Manchester Bucket List

Whether you’re in your final year or your first, it’s time to start making the most of the best city in the country. Sarah Heaton gives you a guide to the things you have to do before you leave