Alice Dew

Alice Dew
Newcastle University


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Newcastle and Northumbria’s Irish dance societies set to perform this weekend

All proceeds are going to Newcastle Women’s Aid and Newcastle West End Foodbank

We tried Wagamama’s new student benches and here’s what we found

Katsu curry is the only thing that’ll get us through deadline season

Five ways to be more environmentally friendly as a Newcastle student

It’s so much easier than you think

Hadrian’s Tipi is back this Friday and we can’t contain our excitement

It’s officially Christmas season again!

Newcastle University is introducing blended learning in September

The university is one of 20 out of 24 Russell Group unis refusing to ditch online learning

Seven sober things to do in Newcastle

Sometimes a day off from the pints is exactly what you need

Newcastle clubs set to open at one minute past midnight on monday

The minute ‘Freedom Day’ begins, some clubs in Newcastle are opening their doors

Masks set to remain compulsory on the Metro after Freedom Day

Tyne and Wear Metro have announced that makes will continue to be mandatory unless medically exempt

The nine best places in Newcastle for graduation dinner

Did you even graduate if you didn’t post pics of your celebratory meal?

Northumbria’s Vice-Chancellor has announced his retirement

He’s led the university for 13 years

Students handed driving bans for drink-driving on e-scooters in Jesmond

One student was almost four times over the legal limit

This is what your go-to lockdown walk in Newcastle says about you

Walking to Tesco does NOT count

Newcastle University to give students safety net for this year

The safety net is very different from last year

BREAKING: Newcastle University to give students safety net for this year

The safety net is very different from last year

Newcastle Uni to refund students for entire time they’re not living in uni accommodation

Students who don’t return won’t have to pay!

A petition calling for a safety net for Newcastle students has over 1,500 signatures

The petition has gained over 500 signatures in the past two days

Here are the most underrated walks in Newcastle

Are you even a Newcastle student if you don’t visit the shoe tree?

Newcastle is officially in Tier 3: Here’s how this affects students

No more pub nights in 2020

Petition calls for a safety net to be re-introduced to Newcastle University students

“Students are being compromised from every angle”

Three men arrested after sexual assault and break-in at Newcastle accomodation

The incident happened on Monday at Quay Point

Fenwick’s Christmas window is going to be revealed on Sunday

The event will be live-streamed on Facebook

Here are nine small businesses run by Newcastle students

As if getting a degree wasn’t impressive enough

Your guide to making the most of Halloween at home

Time to get spooky in your living room

‘9k for what?’: A protest over university fees is happening in Newcastle next week

500 people are interested in attending the event

Newcastle University is offering isolating students a £50 food voucher

The University is additionally providing a range of services to support self-isolating students

More than 1000 Newcastle students have tested positive for coronavirus

The university has seen a huge rise in cases

BREAKING: Newcastle University moves ALL non-essential teaching online

Teaching at Newcastle University will be entirely online from Thursday

Eleventh arrest made following drug-related deaths of three students

Enquiries are still ongoing

The seven best places to go for bottomless brunch in Newcastle

10am is the new 10pm

Newcastle students face expulsion if found to be breaking Covid rules

Students will be risking police investigation and potential expulsion from uni

Final year Newcastle students offered up to £200 compensation for the strikes

The university plans to give £100-£200 to those most affected

Take this quiz and we will tell you what you’re missing most about Newcastle

We’ve got major Newcastle withdrawal

Everything you’ll learn if your boyfriend moved into your family home during quarantine 

Don’t worry, I didn’t like personal space anyway

It’s official! Soho Rooms is Newcastle students’ favourite club

Can’t argue with the people’s choice

It’s time to vote once and for all for the best club in Newcastle

This is definitely the most important decision you’ll ever make

Every single thing that is guaranteed to happen at your uni house Christmas day

It’s the most wonderful (and stressful) time of the year

Cuttlefish ink, caviar crisps and pheasant pate: The most Rah food at Fenwick

Items you just can’t live without

We asked Newcastle students the weirdest way someone has tried to pull them in a club

Some VERY questionable tactics going on here

Here’s why Bacchus in Bishop’s Stortford is undeniably the worst hometown club in the UK

Stortford has SO many clubs to choose from

Here’s where offers the best gluten free food options in Newcastle

Whoops, there goes the student loan