STUDENT BLOG: Top 5 Places for Students on Bold Street

Beti Thomas Second year English student If you study at one of Liverpool’s many universities, you’ve  most likely heard of Bold Street. Situated in the heart of Liverpool City Centre, the street offers a variety of shops. Whether you’re looking to grab a bite, or thinking of buying some affordable clothing, Bold Street has you…

City Socials: Spring/Summer

City Socials are about getting together with other students to find out more about Liverpool and what exclusive offers are available to you as an LJMU student to help you make the most of your time in this incredible city. We will meet before each event at the Liverpool SU John Foster Social Zone. If…

STUDENT BLOG: ‘Mark Thomas: Showtime from the Front Line’

A political comedy about creating political comedy Emma Smith, PhD in Deep Ocean Ecosystems  Part stand-up, part play, Mark Thomas’ latest show combines storytelling and political satire with an inside view on life in the Jenin Refugee Camp, West Bank. The Jenin Refugee Camp, founded in 1953 for displaced Palestinians, is currently home to 14,000 residents and…

STUDENT BLOG: Paint Your Wagon

A Wagon Has Arrived in Liverpool. Francesco Guerritore First year International Journalism student The award-winning Everyman Company is back with its first play of this year; the American musical, ‘Paint Your Wagon’. Directed by Gemma Bodinetz, winner of Best Director at the UK Theatre Awards 2017, the Everyman Rep Company has taken on this famous…

STUDENT BLOG: Why the Tate Changed My Idea of Art.

Beti Thomas Second year English student Okay, I’ll admit it. If someone had asked me a couple of years ago to visit an art gallery my answer would have been a clear NO, but something about the Tate had always caught my eye. So, when I started university in Liverpool two years ago I decided…