Black History Month speaker hopes to inspire change in media industry

A speaker at a De Montfort University (DMU) Black History Month event hopes to change the way Black Caribbean families are represented in British media.

De Montfort asked to supply names of Brexit lecturers by ‘show off’ MP

Alistair Jones speaks about Conservative MP Chris Heaton-Harris’ letter to UK universities which requested a list of names of those who teach Brexit and access to those teaching materials.

Controversial plans for alcohol recovery centre approved

Controversial plans for an alcohol recovery centre in Leicester were approved this week despite passionate objections from a nursery next door.

DMU students show disdain to right wing Conservatives

Louis Hatton and Rhys Shipman spoke to the following De Montfort University students about their feelings on the current UK Government. The feedback was expectedly negative, probably due to cuts made around student budgets among other policies.

Free advice being offered to young people around Leicestershire on how to vote

By Jake Piercy Young people across Leicester are being encouraged to register to vote as soon as possible by the Leicestershire Citizens Advice Bureau. The group has been targeting students and young people in particular due to their contribution to the vast numbers of no-voters in previous elections, which is shown by the 16 million […]