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The Benefits of Living Alone for University

There are plenty of benefits of living alone at university, and choosing to live with roommates or by yourself is a big question every student faces. We understand that this is never a simple decision to make, no matter what year you’re in university. From

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The Pros & Cons of Living at Home for University

Living at home or student accommodation? Oftentimes, this is a difficult decision for students about to head off to university for the first time – maybe for students in the second or third year wanting to move back home to save money, this is becoming

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The 7 Best Bars in Leicester for Students

It’s an old city and it comes with an impressive historical heritage. Given that it’s the resting place of Richard III, it plays host to a great number of listed buildings and can be described as nothing short of a hub of cultural activity. Whether

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Leicester and Diversity

Leicester And Diversity  Leicester has a reputation for being a highly diverse city, and this is something that is evident in everything from its population to its food to its celebrations. If you are looking to explore the diverse nature of Leicester, and immerse yourself

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Leicester and Culture

Leicester and culture go hand in hand. The city is a veritable hub for arts, history and performance, with galleries, museums and theatres that are a must-visit – whether you’ve lived here your whole life or you’re new to the city.  If you’ve read our

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Where Do Students Live In Leicester?

Leicester is a beautiful and diverse city, and boasts two highly prestigious universities: the University of Leicester and De Montfort University. It’s clear why so many students come to the city, and why many choose to remain here once they have finished their degree.  If

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Eating Out In Leicester

One of the best things about moving to a university is that you get to find your new favourite eateries. Luckily, if you’re moving to Leicester you’re spoilt for choice as there are so many great places to eat!  We know that a lot of

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First Time University Student “Hacks”

Going to university for the first time can seem scary. You’re going to a new place with new people, and leaving behind everything that you know – your friends, your family, your pets and your house. However, it’s also going to be some of the

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