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Three years at university: What have I learnt?

Three years at university: What have I learnt?

As the academic year draws to a close, here are some of the more unexpected lessons I have learnt from three years at Manchester University
Simple cures to mend your hangover

Simple cures to mend your hangover

We’ve all had to deal with a terrible hangover, but knowing a few simple tricks to give your body what it needs means it doesn’t have to ruin your day
Lifestyle Loves: Manchester for free

Lifestyle Loves: Manchester for free

We’re showcasing some of the best free things to do in Manchester as being a student on a budget can often feel restricting, but it doesn’t have to mean that you can’t enjoy your city
Handling a Hangover (the Scandinavian way)

Handling a Hangover (the Scandinavian way)

A trip to Copenhagen reformed my world view on how to handle a hangover. Scandinavian girls just seem to have got it. So how do British girls get it too?
Feel festive at Manchester’s Lightopia!

Feel festive at Manchester’s Lightopia!

Lightopia is back in Manchester to light up the winter sky with festive joy with its light exhibition, food stalls and fairground. But is it worth venturing all the way to Heaton Park?
The Mancunion takes on: Bongo’s Bingo!

The Mancunion takes on: Bongo’s Bingo!

The Mancunion team takes on Bongo’s Bingo for the first time, experiencing bingo like never before. Question is, could you hack Bongo’s Bingo?
Reclaim the Night: How the media presents women and men’s nights out

Reclaim the Night: How the media presents women and men’s nights out

Although drinking culture is an activity enjoyed by both men and women, gendered stereotyping within the media perpetuates old-fashioned ideas of femininity and masculinity
Warehouse Project – Worth blowing the budget?

Warehouse Project – Worth blowing the budget?

The Mancunion discusses whether spending you night at The Warehouse Project is actually worth the price
Your new student money solution

Your new student money solution

Ad: Always losing your card? Hate foreign exchange rates? Spending thousands on cheesy chips? Curve has you covered, the new money solution for students

Cocktail bar brawl leads to death near Deansgate

In the early hours of Saturday the 30th of September, a man sadly died following a stabbing during a mass brawl in cocktail bar

Manchester, night by night

A digest of Manchester’s finest student offerings for your diary

Restaurants For All Occasions

With Valentine’s Day soon, we thought it would be appropriate to offer a roundup of our favourite destinations for first daters, to long term relationships, to groups of friends who want a fun night out

Alternative ways to celebrate your birthday

Not keen to celebrate your birthday with another night out at Factory? Read this article for some inspiration for an alternative way to enjoy your day

How to combat ‘freshers’ face’

Is your skin suffering from partying too hard in Freshers’ Week? We give some helpful tips on how to combat freshers’ face, including the best type of alcohol to drink to reduce the effects of a wild night out

Be smart and be safe this Freshers’ Week

With Freshers’ Week looming, make sure you know how to keep you and your friends safe on the streets of Manchester

For something a little different…

Believe it or not , there’s plenty more to do in Manchester on a student budget than down cheap drinks and dance the night away.

10 Foods to eat Before a Night Out

These foods provide the perfect stomach lining for excessive amounts of alcohol

Wristbands force Cardiff students to ask how they ‘got home last night’

Students driven home by a Safety Bus will be given a yellow wristband asking them to question how much they drank last night