Zoe Richardson

Liverpool Editor

Zoe Richardson
Liverpool University


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Carnatic Student Village to close after June 2019

The freshers of September 2019 won’t know what they are missing

The University of Liverpool is set to lose its Russell Group status

The news follows the recent announcement to cut more than 200 jobs

The ultimate guide to events in Liverpool on St. Patrick’s Day 2018

If you don’t drink for 16 hours straight, did you even celebrate?

A Louis Theroux club tour, We Gotta Get Theroux This, is coming to Liverpool’s Constellations


I only love my Clubbers of the Week and my momma, I’m sorry

Clubbers of the Week, I even got it tatted on me

We spoke to the UCU protesters that occupied the VC’s suite yesterday

There may be further action planned by the group

Not one, but four, Taco Bell outlets are coming to Liverpool

The branch on Bold Street has already announced the opening date

Buyers Club are holding a clubbers night to raise money for the UCU hardship fund during strikes

Pumping techno and student-worker solidarity

Which sex position is your Liverpool university course?

Nobody wants to be missionary

Liverpool named one of the top holiday destinations in the world for 2018

Beats Ibiza any day

My biggest regret is not going to The Raz until third year

Better late than never, right?

Everything that will happen on a night out at Bongo’s Bingo

Did you even go if you didn’t stand on the bench

If you’re a Welsh student you can get up to £1,500 knocked off your student loan in one easy step

Pay a fiver and save £1,500!?

Merseyside Police are investigating the Labour Society’s tweet implying the Queen should be executed

The Labour Society tweeted to celebrate ‘Regicide Day’

Couples Come Dine With Me are looking for Liverpool contestants

Are you and your partner up for the challenge?

Anti Libyan slave trade march taking place in Liverpool this Saturday

The march will be from St Luke’s Church to the International Slavery Museum

Good Life is coming to Liverpool next week

The event has been touring the UK for four years

Exclusive: Watch as a massive fight unfolded in Concert Square last night

Around 40 people were involved

Ryanair launches Black Friday sale including £5 flights from Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Who said students are too poor to go on holiday?

Arriva drivers confirm NINE strike days set to take place in December

There will be a four day strike leading up to Christmas Eve

The Guild have announced #GuildWish and Christmas event dates

Events include Big Quiz: Christmas edition and a Guild Christmas Day

University of Liverpool ranked fourth for best student social experience out of 425 universities

John Moores came sixth

Tickets from London to Liverpool for £11 in Virgin Trains Black Friday sale

The seat sale will last five days

A pug cafe is coming to Liverpool in January

Tickets are £7.50 per pug owner and £15 per pug lover

UPDATE: Victim of stabbing revealed to be a John Moores student

She was returning home from the library

Every lie you tell yourself in first semester

You weren’t going to be caught in embarrassing photos

Teenager stabbed in stomach during robbery last night on May Street

The victim was a 19 year old female

Two female students have reported being sexually harassed outside Philharmonic Court

One of them has given us a first hand account

Made in Chelsea’s Ollie Locke is coming to the Guild

He’ll be promoting the launch of a new dating app

McCooley’s are opening a massive second venue on Mathew Street next week

The sports and music bar will have two floors

The struggles of living at home vs living at uni

Comfort vs fun

Liverpool have been ranked one of the worst unis for attending lectures

Just catch up on vital later

Every disaster you’ll have in your Smithdown House

For £80 a week what did you expect?

Arriva 24 hour bus strike is taking place tomorrow

Unless the dispute is resolved, they’ll be walking out two more times this month

An ultraviolet ping pong social event is coming to Constellations, win a £30 bar tab and free table

We’re giving away a £30 bar tab and two free tables

How to spot a UoL student

They tend to be more evolved than the average JMU student

Former students take bridal photos in the Sydney Jones Library

They met each others glances over the printer

Mental health speakers and discussions are coming to campus

The Student Mental Health Conference will be open for everyone

mUmU announces Halloween Party

The Halloween special will be on Friday 27th October

Sound City returns to Liverpool announcing 2018 dates

Early bird tickets go on sale 9am Friday 29th September

Meet the Liverpool’s Victoria’s Secret PINK on campus reps

They have loads of freebies to give away

Help the Homeless are fundraising for the annual Whitechapel sleepout

Last year £2500 was raised

Liverpool titled seventh most welcoming city in Britain

Liverpool was also the tenth most friendly city in Britain

Liverpool is the third most Instagrammed city in the UK

Liverpool FC helped the city rack up a total of 5.6 million hashtags

Liverpool has been ranked in the top 30 unis in the UK

And 177th in the world

The SJ now have phone chargers

You’ll never be left with a dead phone to not distract you again

Former Liverpool student quit studies to fight ISIS

She believes the group ‘fights her more ferociously because she’s female’

Bongo’s Bingo Welcome Week special announced

Bongo’s Bingo is coming to the Guild

mUmU brings Marcel Dettmann to Liverpool


Welcome Week tickets are on sale now

Special guests include Craig Charles, Russell Kane and James Cosmo

Take Me Out is looking for Liverpool contestants

Could this be your chance to find love?

Liverpool Disco Festival returns for its third edition

DJs include Dimitri from Paris and Prosumer

Bongo’s Bingo announces Liverpool festive panto: Bongo And The Beast

Jonny and the crew will be joined by S Club and N-Trance

Only one Liverpool Bongo’s Bingo September date left

Tickets went on sale yesterday at 6pm

Love Island’s Chris Hughes is coming to LEVEL

Two Love Island babes in one month!?

Hidden camera and microphone found in women’s university library toilet

Found in Avril Robarts Library, second-floor female toilets

Love Island’s Kem is heading to Concert Square

Could you be the love of his life?

You can travel from Liverpool to London for £11

Virgin trains has launched a flash sale

Liverpool student breaks down in tears after receiving exam results

Her reaction left her Dad wondering if they were ‘good or bad’

Guild activity space renaming winner announced

Over 1400 votes were submitted

Former Liverpool student may have played part in radicalising Manchester Arena attacker

Scousers turned out for a vigil in Williamson Square last night

English Defence League plans Liverpool demo

It’s set to take place on the 3rd June

Everything you can do in Liverpool to celebrate exams

The countdown begins

Liverpool Hope overtakes Liverpool in the Guardian University league tables

Liverpool fell eight places

What your mode of transport from Smithdown to uni says about you

You probably think you’re too good for buses

Second fire in two days hits Smithdown as van burns in ASDA car park

The fire brigade arrived within 10 minutes

Liverpool drops three places in the Complete University Guide rankings

LJMU fell two places

“The 699 wouldn’t stop” and every other excuse to miss your last few lectures

“The dog ate my homework” just doesn’t cut it anymore

How to have the perfect date without leaving Smithdown

Who said romance was dead?

Cocktails and a tour on the 699: Everywhere to take your mum this Mother’s Day

Show her how boss she really is

Every struggle you face being the only guy in your Smithdown house

Hair. So much hair.

What your sexts say about you: By a psychology student

‘If u want u can pretend ur takin my virginity ???’

I ended up in A&E after being spiked in Concert Square

I lost all control of my body

Every mistake you make on a night out in Baa Bar

A night out doesn’t count if you don’t wake up with regrets

The worst people you meet in the Sydney Jones during deadline season

If you’re one of them we suggest you move to the Harold Cohen

Things you’ll learn if you work in a Liverpool bar

Whether you’re behind the bar, floor staff or PR… We’ve all been there

I visited the worst building on campus for the first time

The Cypress Building really is truly awful

Hour by hour: an all nighter in the Sydney Jones

Warning: Red Bull overdose is a strong possibility

Not liking chart music doesn’t make you special

We know you think you’re edgier than the rest of us

I can dress how I want on Halloween, and you can’t call me a slut for it

‘Halloween is the one night a year when girls can dress like a total slut and no other girls can say anything about it.’

Five reasons why Squadka is the best drink for pres

You know what you want from pres; a fucking good time.

We spoke to the student who organised Liverpool’s upcoming Mental Health Conference

She says the uni still needs to work on its awareness of Mental Health issues