Newcastle Tag Archive

Dobson & Parnell graduation meal: affordable luxury

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The first thing that struck me about Dobson & Parnell was its prime location on Queen Street, within minutes’ walk of the Quayside yet perfectly sheltered from the hustle...

A Bittersweet Love Letter to Newcastle:

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About to plunge into my last week at Newcastle University, it’s safe to say the nostalgia has hit me all at once and I’m once again overcome with the all-consuming dread –...

Students’ charity gig brings a musical interlude to revision

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On Saturday 25th May, Newcastle bands came together to raise funds for The Sick Children’s Trust and to provide a highly-acclaimed musical interlude to the bank holiday weekend....

Review: ‘Where Do We Belong?’ at Northern Stage

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From Byker to Berlin: Culture Editor Carys Rose Thomas reviews Northern Stage Young Company's 'Where Do We Belong?'...

Newcastle University ranked top in the UK for climate action

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A university ranking organisation has rated Newcastle University seventh globally for “climate action” and top for the United Kingdom. Times Higher Education (THE) has...

Gender pay gap evident on university campuses

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According to new figures calculated by the BBC, 9 out of 10 UK universities have an above average gender pay gap. Last week, all public sector bodies with over 250 employees were...

Technology and big data AIding campus life

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Artificial Intelligence (AI), smart tech and big data were all once buzzwords thrown into scripts to spice up otherwise uninspired science fiction films; now, though, they may be...

February sunshine-A blessing or curse?

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A few days ago I was rummaging through my wardrobe to find my summer clothes when it hit me: it was the middle of February and I was searching for skimpy clothes that would...

Black students verbally abused outside Manor Bank accommodation

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A group of black Newcastle University students have been subject to racist abuse in an incident at Manor Bank accommodation. On Wednesday 27 February a group of Newcastle students...

Game of Thrones season 8 set to be an action-packed ride

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Lucy Lillystone previews the exciting 8th series of Game of Thrones....