10 things you have to do while you’re a student in Liverpool

Whether you’re a first year student new to Liverpool, or PhD student and lived here all your life, we’ve put together a list of things that you can do while you’re studying here at LJMU. You may remember our Liverpool List campaign last year, where we had some brill suggestions on what would be on…

Halloween 2018: Everything you need to experience in Liverpool

It’s that time of year again. Scream masks are everywhere, the Addams Family is playing on repeat and everybody’s radiating spooky vibes – Halloween is upon us, and we are so here for it. As a famously haunted city, there are few better places to be this Halloween than Liverpool (even if it is on…

Go global with LJMU

As an LJMU student, you have plenty of international opportunities to delve into. With opportunities to study, work and volunteer abroad, and the LJMU Go Abroad team on hand to help along the way, you can’t pass up these chances to enhance your CV and explore the world. If you want to go abroad with…

Irish folk bliss as Ye Vagabonds transfix Philharmonic Music Room

In the quiet Hope Street gallery that is the Liverpool Philharmonic’s Music Room, it was the turn of Irish brothers Ye Vagabonds to stun a lucky few. Diarmuid and Brían Mac Gloinn quaintly took to the stage before an exhibition of Irish and Scottish folk covers with anecdotes to match. The duo are an album…

Liverpool Irish Festival 2018: Highlights

It’s that time of year again… the Liverpool Irish Festival (18th – 28th Oct) is quickly coming up and #LIF2018 is looking it’s best yet. With only a sea and 167 miles separating the two, no wonder people see the Scouse/Irish similarities. Plus the huge amount of Irish residents, current and past, explains the love…

A Family Affair: Liverpool’s Best All-age Attractions

We’re almost a month into the new academic year, can you believe it? If you’re a student new to the city you’ll be quickly learning there is an abundance of things to do in Liverpool. Soon you will be regarded amongst your family as an expert in things to do here, with that pressure moment…

How to bond with your new flatmates

Making new friends can be a daunting enough task, but when you’ve moved into halls with new flatmates, it can be extra confusing to know where to begin. Luckily, we have all been there, and have compiled a list of ways that you can bond with your new flatmates! Cook a meal together Nothing brings…