Varsity – Ultimate Frisbee lose out to UoL in varsity defeat

On Wednesday, the varsity for Ultimate took place. This is a sport which is commonly referred to as Ultimate Frisbee. It is a non-contact sport and a point is scored when the disc is passed to a teammate in the...

/ 22nd March 2017

Varsity – DMU sides dominate in cricket

Both DMU Cricket sides claimed nail biting victories at the City Cricket Academy to give DMU two vital Varsity points thanks to the 21 runs of Inamullah Munir and the ball of George O’Neill. Fielding first in the seconds’ match,...

/ 22nd March 2017

DSU Deputy President Suspended Pending Investigation

We have received reports that the De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) Deputy President Education Augustus Mbanasor has been asked to step down from his position. The news was first released in a Facebook post made by Augustus stating: “Just so...

/ 22nd March 2017

DMU Football 1sts Battle to No Avail

DMU’s football firsts were unable to replicate last year’s heroics on a bitterly cold and wet night at Beaumont Park last night. Early UoL pressure set the tone of the game, which soon became a battle for control of the...

/ 21st March 2017

Fire at electrical sub station sends black smoke across Leicester skyline

Around 11:45am today, the Electrical sub station on Blackbird Avenue caught fire as a pillar of smoke reached up into the air, being seen from as far away as De Montfort University. The black smoke was seen throughout the city,...

/ 21st March 2017

American Football: One Decisive Touchdown

It was a calm Sunday morning as the spectators strolled onto the field with only the howls of wind greeting them. This would soon change as two groups of gladiators roared taking even the breeze by surprise as it suddenly...

/ 21st March 2017

Coming To Terms With My Sexuality

Before I came to university, I used to sit at a table in College called the ‘Lesbian Table.’ Not because I was a lesbian, but because they were my friends. That was my first experience with the LGBT community: the...

/ 21st March 2017

A Tale as Old As Time – Beauty and the Beast Review

The original Beauty and the Beast is one of Disney’s most beloved and acclaimed classics – it was the first animated film to be nominated for the Best Picture Oscar – so it’s no surprise that Bill Condon’s live-action remake...

/ 20th March 2017

Varsity: DMU Futsal battle it out against UoL

DMU succumbed to an 8-4 defeat in the Futsal at the Roger Bettle Sports’ Centre but still hold a 3-1 lead in the overall standings. Two quick goals for University of Leicester proved a step too far for DMU despite...

/ 20th March 2017

Women’s Volleyball Narrowly Miss Out

On Saturday morning the 18th of March, the volleyball varsity for the women’s took place between De Montfort University (DMU) and the University of Leicester (UoL) at Leicester arena. In the first set, it was already clear that the teams...

/ 20th March 2017