DMU to play their part in International Women’s Day

By Mel Hawes

Fine Art students hold hands-on, creative fundraising day

by Nathan Rodrigues Fine Art students have launched a fun painting activity to fundraise for their creative catalogue and degree show. The students grabbed the attention of onlookers by seating themselves on plastic sheets outside DMU Campus and started producing their own artwork, as part of a campaign to raise £5000 for the costs of […]

Demon Media have released their Varsity 2016 issue of ‘The Demon’

By Mollie Mansfield

Fairtrade footballs to make exclusive appearance

Credit: FCUMania Fairtrade footballs are set to be used by the De Montfort University and the University of Leicester for the first time in an upcoming varsity football clash. Karl Letten of the DMU sustainability office donated seven Fairtrade footballs, which are to be used in the firsts varsity matches for both the men’s and […]

Villagers’ smell fears over planned chicken farm near Leicester

By Luke Hawker A scheme for a big new chicken farm and anaerobic digestion facilities just outside Leicester, has been opposed by local councils worried about its ‘methane rich smell’. The application for the new site on Hungarton Lane, Beeby, has been objected to by 66 people and three parish councils. It will be decided […]