Scouse Christmas Traditions

Everyone has their own Christmas traditions, whether that’s leaving a glass of milk out for Santa, getting an orange in your stocking or putting money in a Christmas pudding. In Liverpool we have our own festive traditions. Here’s a list of our 10 favourite scouse Christmas traditions. 1. Post a photo of the Liverpool One…

Judy at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Student Reviews: Judy (2019) James Bickerstaff This past Wednesday I was lucky enough to see Judy at The Liverpool Philharmonic with Student Opportunities. The night was incredible and getting to see the film in such a beautiful venue was an absolute treat. Judy Garland is truly one of the greatest stars to ever grace the…

LJMU Graduation Guide 2019

Autumn Graduations are this week and if you’re graduating but haven’t got a clue, this guide’s for you.

The Kickoff to Christmas

10 Christmas Events in Liverpool to get you in the Festive Spirit Is it still too early to talk about Christmas? We don’t think so! This week Liverpool One’s lights are switched on, the markets are back and the ice festival opens at Pier Head – we think this is the official sign that Christmas…

Directed Study Week Survival Guide

Top tips to help you survive and make the most of your Directed Study Week Can you believe that it’s Directed Study Week already and we’re more than half way through the first semester?… For most of you, this week will be a good chance to look through notes, work on assignments and catch a…

What’s on this November

10 Hot Picks for LJMU students to enjoy… Now it’s November, the dark nights are here and all you want to do is cosy up on the couch drinking hot chocolate, well think again, there’s quite few things going on this month and we’ve put a list of Hot Picks that will make you want…

Liverpool Bucket List

Your Top 10 Things To Do In The City You’ll probably agree, Liverpool’s the best student city in the UK, jam packed with exciting events and places to see. If you’re new to the city and struggling to narrow down the best things to do, don’t stress because we’ve put together the official LJMU Liverpool […]

Amélie The Musical at Liverpool Playhouse Theatre

Student Reviews: Amélie The Musical Andrew Kelly I was sceptical before walking into the Playhouse Theatre to see Amélie, and rightly so considering this was an English musical take on a very quirky French film. It could’ve been disastrous, but the first musical number put those worries completely to rest. One staple of the 2001…

Rush at Liverpool Playhouse Theatre

Student Review: Rush – A Joyous Jamaican Journey A slick, exhilarating and charming performance that takes you through the journey of the Windrush Generation from Jamaica to England. The tag line for Rush is “a joyous Jamaican journey” and it couldn’t be more accurate. The play starts off with charismatic comedian John Simmit narrating. His…