valentine

Budget Date

If you’re in a relationship, there is nothing sweeter than a romantic date on Valentine’s Day. Who doesn’t love roses, chocolates and a meal at a fancy restaurant? Some sparkly jewellery? Or a cuddly toy clutching a hear...
breakfast

The Valentines Breakfast

Forget the slap up valentines meal, it’s all about the breakfast in bed! It is the most important meal of the day after all… As well as being romantic it’s also one of the easier options if you’re...
restaurants

Discuss: Restaurants versus Recipes

Resturants Between writing your dissertation and juggling your social life, sometimes you just don’t have time to cook. Luckily for us skint students, eating out in Newcastle doesn’t have to be expensive. I s...
book

Drawn from memory

Writers Society Special – Drawn From Memory Samantha couldn’t have walked away from the Psychology office quick enough. Marching along the corridor and out towards the building’s main exit she couldn’t understand h...
CIMG2657

Society Spotlight

Society News Did you know that you can join societies for the entirety of the academic year, just by signing up to the volunteer database and paying membership at The Base Info Desk in the Union? We currently have 53 dif...
2012

The Year Two Thousand and Thirteen

If you are reading this in January 2013 it means that the warnings of mayhem and cataclysm were simply untrue. Sorry to disappoint those student doomsdayers that were stockpiling hobnobs and ample supply of beer in their...
stress

Falling off the resolution bandwagon?

Falling off the resolution bandwagon? I will go running at least three times a week. (Jan 2011 – May 2011) I will learn the guitar. (Jan 06, 07, 08, 09) I will not leave my deadlines so late that I have to pull all-night...
Labour would introduce a national register of landlords

Rogue Letting Agencies EXPOSED

Rogue Letting Agencies EXPOSED All doom and gloom and money down the drain? Or some light at the end of the corridor? Renting a property for the first time is one of the most daunting challenges for a student – bas...
welcome

Hot or Not: Welcome Week

The kick off to any self-respecting student’s university life in a celebratory rite of passage into higher education?  Or simply binge drinking, recklessness and generally a waste of time? FOR I must say the first two we...
gig

Gig Goers – September

Prepare yourself. It’s going to get loud and live. After the hype and drama that is Welcome Week it can seem a little quiet around without your week cram packed with events and live music, but never fear Northumbria Stud...