George Arkley

George Arkley
Leeds University


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Here is everything you need to know about the FESTIVAL happening in Leeds this Easter

Rugby boys, cocktails and music – YES PLS

I was raped at uni, but it’s taken me months to actually call it rape

The normalisation of sexual assault means that people aren’t admitting to times when they’ve been sexually assaulted

I got boys on Tinder boys to send me Valentine’s poems and, romance really is dead!

As an English Lit student, the standards were high

Here are Leeds’ most eligible bachelorettes: Round one

These gals are WILD

Rejoice! You can now DELETE messages on Facebook Messenger

Now you can delete messages off other peoples’ phones as well as your own

Nominations are now open for Leeds’ most eligible bachelor and bachelorette

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s?

Oh My GOD!!!! A Gossip Girl reboot might be in the works


A Leeds student told her ex to pay her £100 and he actually sent it


Nominate Leeds’ scariest basement to find the next Devil Dungeon

Bonus points if you recreate these photos

A Leeds student is using his student loan to throw a festival

AND it’s for a charitable cause

BREAKING: Canal Mills is NOT closing down

The best Christmas present ever

Love at first sight, friendzoned and an accidental text: How did the Freshers’ round of Leeds Goes Dating go down?

‘He didn’t really butter my egg roll’

Ditch the dating apps, and sign up for ‘Leeds Goes Dating’ to find your next potential bae

Let us do the matchmaking

VK is launching a new flavour at an exclusive event in Leeds’ Pryzm

The Rainbow Challenge just got better

Leeds Uni is pledging to become single-use plastic free by 2023

They are challenging you to do the same

Inside the Hyde Park devil dungeon Halloween party that over 100 people gatecrashed

Where better to spend Halloween than in Leeds’ scariest basement?

Handcuffs, blood and chains: I found a terrifying dungeon in the basement of my Hyde Park student house

Christian Grey must have been the last tenant

Which budget supermarket wine are you? Take this quiz to find out

None of them are classy

Here’s how you can get a Wetherspoons voucher that will save you £100 this term

The world is a beautiful place and I am no longer afraid to die x

Wetherspoons are banning Jagerbombs and it’s all because of Brexit


Pro-life charity rejected from Manchester’s Freshers’ fair because it is not the ‘correct platform’

Life wants to spread awareness and help students with unplanned pregnancies

Waitrose have made a ‘student essentials’ list, and I can confirm none of them are essential

It will cost you £13 and I’m not even sure any of it is actually edible

Transgender lecturer starts Facebook group blacklisting ‘transphobic’ professors

The lecturers listed do not agree that biological men can become women

Billionaire fresher at St Andrews hires 12 staff to look after her at uni

The roles include a maid, butler, chauffeur and a private chef

Here are the exact words you need to include in your Tinder bio to get hundreds of matches

Apparently ‘coffee’ is a turn on these days

Uni staff will finally get student suicide prevention training if new plans go ahead

There have been 95 student suicides in the last academic year

Scouting, drafting and dating try outs: Here are the exact dates you need to know for cuffing season

Cuffing partner applications are already rolling in

This sexual assault map shows just how dangerous Hyde Park really is

The situation seems to be getting worse

I asked 100 boys how many dates girls should wait before having sex

Apparently, three is the magic number…to avoid being called ‘easy’

It’s time to join the team: Write for The Tab Leeds

Are you a budding journalist or just a student with a lot of opinions? Come join us!

Welcome to Leeds freshers, here are the people you’re going to meet

You’ll be a Hyde Park wanker soon

Leeds’ BNOC of the year 2018: the finalists

Who will you crown Hyde Park royalty?

Leeds Uni student robbed at knifepoint in the middle of the day in Hyde Park

It’s not just dangerous at night

Leeds’ BNOC of the year 2018: round three

Here come the real BNOCs

Nominations are now open for Leeds’ BNOC of the Year 2018

Time to crown Leeds royalty

Exclusive: Canal Mills is banning glitter because of its impact on the environment

Goodbye edgy Leeds

The ‘house baby’: The cute lil one you can’t help but take good care of

You let them steal your food and not do any cleaning because they’re your favourite

Church bouncer throws Leeds student to the ground on night out

Definitely not God’s work

Leeds housemates accidentally owe £19 million to their gas company

Should have got their bills all-inclusive

Classism still exists in uni culture, and I’m tired of everyone denying it

It’s not ‘banter’

Plan a night out in Leeds and we’ll tell you how single you’ll be this Valentine’s Day

Does Crispy’s count as date night?

Every single reason why Digi in Newcastle is the hometown club you love to hate

You can’t even drink VKs

Kylie Jenner just had her baby girl after months of avoiding pregnancy rumours

I swear she’s been preggo for 3 years

We asked Leeds students for the worst sexts they’ve ever received and they did not disappoint

Cos V day has two meanings

Leeds’ Clubbers of the Week

Grab a bucket for this one

2-4-1 Pornstar Martini’s and everything else a basic white girl spends her student loan on

We’re a dying species in edgy Leeds

How to feel like a Victoria’s Secret angel, without blowing your entire student loan

Say adios to granny pants

Every dating term you’ve most definitely used to describe ‘that guy’ in your group chat

Find the seed, find true love

Leeds most eligible bachelorette: Round two

Single and ready to mingle

The glorification of sexual assault in TV shows is a disturbing reflection of the reality of Hollywood

Stop justifying it

Riverdale is nothing more than another glamorisation of death and mental health

Here we go again

The best dressed people on campus this week

It’s time to ditch the green puffa

We asked students to tell us their biggest dating turn offs

‘If she writes for The Tab’

Nominate your pals for Leeds’ fittest fresher

Literally just an excuse to tell your crush that they’re fit

A basic white hoe’s guide to the games of texting

We’re more confused than you are

Stop slut shaming fuck boys and start being a real feminist

This one’s for the fuck boys

A definitive list of everyone you’ll meet in freshers

Apply for ‘Adopt a Fresher’ now

Everything that makes a Leeds student tingle with excitement

Don’t even mention Crispy’s

I told boys on Tinder I won’t have sex before marriage

Some fuck boys have souls

Sex ed at Catholic School left me unprepared for life as a basic white hoe

It taught me nothing useful