Katie Ahearn

Katie Ahearn
Leeds University


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We spoke to the students who made *THAT* viral Hyde Park basement

Their landlord doesn’t know they’ve done it

Plan a Leeds night out and we’ll tell you what Euphoria character you are

I got Kat

Nine Christmassy things you can do on a student budget in Leeds

A student Christmas doesn’t have to be *that* far from an influencer’s

Leeds A&E staff played ‘bingo’ game where they won points for spotting spiking victims

A senior nurse at the hospital has apologised for the ‘disgusting’ game

Extinction Rebellion activists pretend to be dead on Leeds Uni campus

Each body’s cause of death was related to the climate crisis

Here’s what Leeds clubs are doing to keep you safe

Many have introduced additional searches and free drinks covers

University of Leeds now has a walk-in vaccination centre on campus

The service runs Monday to Wednesday, until September 29th

The only thing that got me through a week in isolation was my Galaxy Book Pro

This laptop can actually deal with The Sims without sounding like it’s about to take flight

TikTok star Abby Roberts on TikTok fame, online hate and her makeup masterclass

She’s also beginning a music career

Canopy to be built over Merrion Street to create summer ‘festival’

Bars will unite to host the month-long event starting in April

‘Trans students are not safe on campus’: LGBT soc slams Leeds Uni for policy change

Leeds Uni says, ‘Nothing is finalised and we are happy to explore alternative forms of wording’

A man appears to be spying on Leeds students with a camera on a stick

‘We were a bit concerned that we could be targeted’

‘All hell broke loose’: Hundreds of Leeds students gather for snowball fight

Organisers attempted to keep the event ‘socially distanced’

Cut the Rent Leeds ‘disappointed’ in university’s rent rebate

If the Uni of Leeds doesn’t respond before 22nd of January they will begin their rent strike

Here’s which TikTok sound Uni of Leeds halls would be

A list Charli D’Amelio would be proud of

Leeds MPs are ‘looking into’ increased CCTV and lighting at ‘assault hotspot’

The proposals come after a petition to completely close the alleyway

Leeds Uni offers isolating freshers contactless laundry service at £25 a pop

And we thought Circuit Laundry was bad

There are 12 types of Leeds students in lockdown and you’re definitely one of them

Please don’t let me be the takeaway tyrant