Home time! Students preparing to travel home for Easter brings worries for many

Universities up and down the UK are breaking up this week for the Easter holidays, with students set to be travelling home for the break.

Beaumont Leys non-profit delivers 71,932 meals to community since start of pandemic

A Beaumont Leys based non-profit group has delivered more than 10,000 food parcels to hundreds of local families in need since the beginning of the pandemic. 

‘Lockdown has been tough – but my confidence and study skills have improved through lockdown restrictions’

DMU student Sahar Hussain tells Pythias Makonese that although she has struggled during lockdown, it has taught her many valuable lessons. Sahar Hussain, 21, is currently doing a Masters in Research Applied Health Studies at De Montfort University.  “I have been here for four years-the first three years were for my degree and now my one year […]

Leicester doctors surgery offers free food parcels and community support during pandemic

A Leicester NHS doctors surgery is offering free food parcels to anyone who has been financially impacted by the pandemic, in a bid to help and support the community.

Leicester Varsity becomes latest sporting victim to Covid-19

DMUSports has been dealt another blow after the annual Varsity sporting competition was cancelled for the second consecutive year due to the Coronavirus pandemic.