A look into a first year’s experience of semester one and what led them to the decision to leave halls.
At 8pm on Monday evening, Prime Minister Boris Johnson addressed the nation and announced another national lockdown. The message to “stay at home” ends the prospect of face-to-face teaching for many university students, who had been told it might return this term.
In Leicester, where higher COVID-19 restrictions have not been lifted for more than 150 days, I discuss my experiences of living and studying in the city.
Lockdown (again) in only in a few days’ time. Everything will close: bookshops, coffee shops, clothing stores, so you definitely need to get out in your last few days of freedom. Why go far when you have it all on your doorstep, so close to your university and accommodation?
Students have been breaking coronavirus guidelines at Leicester University by having small parties and gathering in groups
An insight into how Team Leicester sport has adapted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, concerning limitations and hopeful prospects.