Lucy Pilling

Lucy Pilling
Liverpool University


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Reclaim the Night after party at Constellations this Friday

Exhibitchin’ is back for the third time and this time with a twist

Fem Soc fundraiser club night returns to 24 Kitchen Street!

There’s going to be a glitter booth!

Win Labour Manifesto signed by Jeremy Corbyn

A raffle ticket to win is only £1!

Girl Power Club Night at 24 Kitchen Street

Feminist Society have organised a fundraiser club night

Voting has opened to rename one of the Guild’s activity spaces and the options couldn’t be more stereotypically Guild

They want it to represent people who are from underrepresented groups, or who have fought adversity, and for human rights and equality

In photos: Reclaim the Night protest across Liverpool

Hundreds walked through the city centre in protest on Friday night

BREAKING: The NSS boycott has been successful at Liverpool University

Free Education Society have spoken to us about their campaign

Amnesty International Society raised over £800 for charity through club night at Kitchen Street

You can still get tickets

It’s time to admit it: Kelly’s is the best pub on Smithdown

It’s far better than the Brookhouse

The Guild are holding focus sessions for liberation groups this week

It will include a session for women, disabled students, LGBT+ students and people of colour

In photos: University Square protest for Irish women’s abortion rights

The protest was disrupted by a man shouting ‘f**k her right in the pussy’

Sir Ian Mckellen visited Liverpool University yesterday

“Here lies Gandalf, I came out.”

Lime Street Station is out of service until Monday

A wall has collapsed

Liverpool is the second most sleep deprived city in the UK

One in five said that they’re kept awake at night thinking about their workload

Why is the Sydney Jones never the right temperature?

Who is in control of this torture?

There’s a new study area in the SJ!

It’s hidden away

Rankin residents paid more damages than any other hall in 2016

The university fined students a total of £17,760

Colm Tóibín announced as new University Chancellor

He is an award-winning Irish writer

The Guild’s NSS boycott posters are SAVAGE

“Increase your tuition fees in just 15 minutes”

The university is running a £14m drug safety study

It intends to shed new light on bad reactions to drugs

Red Door bar manager faces disciplinary action after domestic abuse joke

In his apology Josh Roberts said it was “Derby banter”

Ex-Liverpool student kicked out for anti-apartheid protest recieves honorary degree

A 46 year degree in the making

Suspected gunman arrested by the Docks this morning

A 19 year old man has been arrested

You have one day left to vote on the NSS boycott

The NSS means universities with higher ratings may be able to charge students higher tuition fees

Juicy appears to have mysteriously ended

Why did it ever leave the Shipping Forecast?

First Dates are looking for scouse singletons

Applications for a future series have opened

I’ve never felt safe on the UoL campus

Assaults on campus need to be tackled by the university

The ‘Shoebox of Love’ donation campaign for the Homeless is back for Christmas

It has been organised by Help the Homeless society with help from Fem Soc

A Pro-Choice Society has been set up

‘This is a group of women who felt their rights were being abused, so have done something about it.’

Nazi stickers put up near Carnatic

They said it was a ‘Nazi controlled zone’

A petition has been started to ban Liverpool pro-life society

The Guild President has released a statement

A ‘Pro-Life Society’ has been approved by the Guild

Students across campus are not pleased

Fem Soc are holding a ‘Post Election Healing Session’

‘In times like these we need to stick together’

Over half of Liverpool students believe consent classes should be made compulsory

LGBT+ Society have run classes for their members

Three quarters of you don’t think chav socials are offensive

‘Not all people from a working class background dress like that’

There will be no fireworks at Sefton Park this year

No more watching the fireworks from behind trees

Faculty quadvods are more expensive than ever

And we are not pleased about it

The printers are down in the SJ and nobody is impressed

Queues for days

How to dress as Jigsaw from Saw for Halloween

Who needs Harley Quinn?

Sean Bean has been spotted filming on campus

He’s filming in front the Cambridge pub on South Campus

The Guild are installing life-saving devices on campus

They’re defibrillators to restart your heart

We spoke to Labour Society about their talk with Owen Jones at the Guild

They’re the largest society on campus

Liverpool student uses sexual assault joke as chat up line on Tinder

He said ‘1 in 4 women are victims of sexual assault. Would you like to be one of them?’

An elderly man died after he collapsed at the Guild on Saturday

He isn’t said to have connections to the university

A new Subway is opening on South Campus TOMORROW

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Arrest made in fresher’s week rape investigation

A 32 year old man has been arrested

Photos of live mice in L1’s Red Hot World Buffet have surfaced

Inspectors found an infestation of live mice in the kitchen

UoL leaves students angry after technical difficulties with timetables

The university eventually released a statement on Liverpool Life

Juicy is moving from The Shipping Forecast

The drinks are cheaper than ever and there’s even pizza

Smithdown Road Festival is back this September

Just in time for the students return, Smithdown Road festival is bringing a day of live music back to Liverpool.

Bongo’s Bingo planning Christmas special ‘Bongo and the Beanstalk’

Jonny Bongo and the team will be giving panto a 21st century revamp with ‘Bongo and the Beanstalk’ this Christmas at Camp and Furnace.

Liverpool is FINALLY getting 24h busses!

Arriva and Stagecoach wil both be introducing them

Best dressed at Kendal Calling festival

The theme was ‘A Carnival of Colour’

Liverpool ‘Black Lives Matter’ organiser has police warrant card removed

He’s organised another protest taking place in Liverpool on the 16th

Special Bongo’s Bingo being held to fundraise for Charlie’s Chance

All the profits will go towards funding transport and treatment for leukaemia patient Charlie

Vice-Chancellor Prof. Janet Beer responds to Brexit

“We must now embrace the challenge of a slightly different long-term future”

Thousands march through Liverpool in support of Jeremy Corbyn

We spoke to students involved in the rally

Liverpool law Professor Michael Dougan says Leave campaign was ‘criminally irresponsible’

His previous video campaigning to Remain went viral, attracting almost 7 million viewers

Bumper’s sexist slogan sparks controversy

Members of Fem Soc complained in order to get the sign taken down

Vigil and minute’s silence to be held tonight at St George’s Hall for victims of Orlando massacre

The vigil will pay respects to the victims who died in the mass shooting

A seagull has regularly been visiting the Harold Cohen

Students have been feeding it through the windows

Liverpool is hosting a ‘Nametag Day’ event in June

They want you to wear a nametag so you can start random conversations with new people.

Liverpool Giants set to return to the city

Liverpool city’s mayor has revealed that the giants are set to return in 2018.

Teenage girl chased around Wavertree park by nude man

A man has been arrested

Meet the founder of ‘The Homeless Period Liverpool’

They’re a volunteer based organisation tackling the problems homeless women face while on their period

Departure lounge of John Lennon Airport evacuated

Flights were delayed after a problem with one of the passenger security scanners.

Liverpool University Professor defends the EU

He says it’s irresponsible to compare it to Hitler or Napoleon

LGBT+ Society’s charity event is going ahead

It’s raising money for the Michael Causer Foundation

Geordie Shore’s Charlotte was in Liverpool yesterday

She was doing a book signing

The Pokémon UK National Championships are coming to Liverpool

Entry is free for anyone to attend to watch the tournaments

Vice Chancellor Janet Beer was on BBC Breakfast this week

She argued that staying in the EU benefits scientific research

Two gunmen open fire in Kensington news shop

Police beieve it was a ‘targeted attack’

Faculty is the most underrated club in Liverpool

Who doesn’t want to listen to old school Ke$ha while being served an illegal quad vod disguised as two doubles?

University pays tribute to student who died in Hillsborough disaster

They gave their respects to Sarah Hicks and her sister Victoria

Everything to do in Liverpool before you graduate

If you didn’t tick these boxes did you ever really go to #uni?

Merseyside to welcome Syrian refugees

The council are supporting the integrating of refugees into our society

Reclaim the Night is back in Liverpool

The organisers are in cooperation with FemSoc

You can now get free tampons and pads in the toilets of the guild

FemSoc campaigned for it

Liverpool remembers Hillsborough all over the city

On the anniversary of the event Liverpool are remembering the 96 through tributes

Geordie Shore were filming in Level last night


How to live like the Queen of Smithdown while you still have your loan

Take advantage of your loan for a week and experience how the elites live.

You can now go to free mental health sessions in cafes across Liverpool

They will be held in churches, cafes and community halls

You can work out what ‘type’ of people live in your neighbourhood thanks to The Echo

Basically they’re judging us

Liverpool named one of the best tourist destinations in the UK

Damn right

Junior Doctors have been striking outside Liverpool Women’s Hospital

“The Government know it’s wrong, yet they are still pressing ahead.”

Home of Medication and Cream set to be demolished today

Medication will never be the same

Legendary Janet Beer talks LMSS and sexism on International Women’s Day

“What is so scary about an educated woman?”

Is this Liverpool medic the hottest Uni Challenge contestant ever?


Hundreds of students left waiting hours for exam results

Vet students didn’t receive their results until the following day

Why does everyone hate Liverpool FemSoc?

We aren’t just angry man haters

How to spot the difference between a SJ and a HC student

“Did I tell you I study medicine?”

Student needs plastic surgery after far-right activists threw stones during demonstration

She was visiting her boyfriend in Liverpool and now she may be scarred for life

A foolproof guide to prevent your housemates stealing your scran

A shared fridge does not mean shared food

Man screams abuse at clubbers outside Superstar Boudoir

Video footage shows a man threatening the queer community in Liverpool

Re-enactment Society given £400 by Guild to buy a tent

Other societies, such as FemSoc, received nothing

What to wear on Valentine’s Day, wherever you’re going

Doesn’t matter if you’re madly in love or if you’re a single pringle

People who socialise in the library are the spawn of Satan

We don’t want to hear about how mad last night was

What to wear for every Christmas event in Liverpool this year

Add tinsel to everything

Stop complaining about Liverpool: You could live in a rural village

Some don’t even have cash machines