Katrina Read

Katrina Read
Lancaster University


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Exploring a passion for photography: An interview with Lancs Uni Photography Society

‘A place for those actively taking photos to share their work’

Which Bridgerton character are you based on your college?

Simon is SO Grizedale

Meet the Lancs uni girls behind @come_hinde_with_me

Their delicious uni meals put us all to shame

All the types of people you’ll meet on a Lancs night out

All the people we miss the most

‘I’m not prepared to sacrifice my mental health’: Lancs students on going home for Lockdown 2.0

‘We’ve moved five hours across the country to be put in a small box room with strangers and told to stay there and not to come out’

We spoke to Lancs students about their experience with sports this year

Let’s be honest, it’s not going to be the same

1,000 Lancaster University students are self-isolating

Over 100 students have tested positive for coronavirus

‘It’s really distressing’ – Lancs theatre students on graduating into the arts industry

The pandemic has brought the industry to its knees

Meet some of Lancs’ LGBTQ+ musicians

Ukuleles, a capella and debut EPs

Generation is set to re-open on the 4th July after closure during the pandemic

Generation is planning to open as a bar with reduced capacity levels

These are all the last ‘normal photos’ taken by Lancs students before lockdown

Reminiscing the last quick trip to the Lakes before the end of the world

Stay home and don’t be selfish, we should all be social distancing

It’s our responsibility to stay home, it’s not hard

Extravs 2020 cancelled due to Coronavirus pandemic

It’s official: Extrav 2020 is cancelled

‘Current second years were the maddest’: DJ Wes on what it’s like living as a Lancs Legend

I heart DJ Wes

UCU members at Lancs uni are striking again this February

Lancaster University students will be affected

An old cinema is being knocked down to build student flats

The flats are on 15 Dalton Square

Edward Roberts Court is finally accessible

At last, a quick route to Sultans

Everything you’ll experience as a southerner at Lancs Uni

It is COLD

What Lancaster College you should pick, based solely on vibe

Take this very seriously

Quizmas day five: Which children’s nativity character are you?

Everyone wants to be Mary

A flat of County students have been recommending sex positions every week through post it notes

Spice up your life, I guess

Lancfessions has been resurrected with a new owner

Lancfessions 2: Electric Boogaloo

We spoke to campus-band Leopard Stripes about their debut single ‘Purple’

They’ve got new music coming soon

The Lancs Uni Mum is the unsung hero of every student house

You would die without her

Everything I learnt from being a Freshers’ Rep

It’s harder the second time round

These Lancs students have made a campus parody of Ariana’s 7 Rings and it is iconic

Ariana Grande is unrelatable af