DMU men’s hockey aim for first ever Varsity triumph

By Tomas Malloy Revenge is on the agenda for the De Montfort Men’s Hockey team as they look to a first ever Varsity win this month. They have never beaten University of Leicester, but after leading last year’s varsity 2-0 and coming up short, left back Laurie Harmsworth is eyeing an historic victory. Harmsworth said: […]

Students offered once in a lifetime opportunity at BBC Radio Leicester

By Bethan Head and Katrina Chilver A BBC radio professional visited De Montfort University today to give students tips on getting work with the broadcasting giant and an insight into the industry. Lucy Collins, programme editor at BBC Leicester, visited the university as part of Employability Week which aims to give students experience and knowledge […]

Leicester businesses fear demolished council buildings could implode trade

By Andrew Clark Businesses close to the demolished Leicester Council offices are concerned about how the landmark site will be developed in future. In the aftermath of the two buildings’ destruction on Sunday, traders are worried the previous short-term loss of council workers could lead to a long-term business crash. Alyson Mee, a shop assistant […]

Top film director gives advice to DMU students

Students were treated to a talk at the Leicester Media School

Don’t take risks with cheap fireworks

Residents advised to not take risks with discounted purchases