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Hyde Park Picturehouse celebrates Alan Lomax, a pioneer of American folk music

Hyde Park Picturehouse celebrates Alan Lomax, a pioneer of American folk music

By Rita Hughes The Hyde Park Picturehouse has released plans for a commemoration of Alan Lomax in January to tie in with their centenary …

Is the north really heading southwards?

Is the north really heading southwards?

By Joe Emmett investigates the curious shift in northern identity The question of the north-south divide has finally been put to bed according to a …

Chalk protest highlights the reality of sexual violence

Chalk protest highlights the reality of sexual violence

By Oliver Hope A chalk protest was organised recently outside the Leeds Beckett Student’s Union. The dispute organised by the Leeds University …

Newsletter, Winter 2014

Newsletter, Winter 2014

Top of the class We are really proud that the class of 2013-14 gave us 100% satisfaction in the National Student Survey — but it’s even …

First person: First love that turned into abuse

First person: First love that turned into abuse

A girl’s first relationship is a daunting milestone – a period of discovering yourself and understanding your emotions. However, 22 year old …

First person: The day my life changed

First person: The day my life changed

The story of Bethany Armstrong who had been told she would not be able be able to conceive due to the seriousness of her illness Interview by Sophie …

First person: How my holiday turned into a nightmare

First person: How my holiday turned into a nightmare

On the tenth anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami which left more than 200,000 people dead, one victim* recalls how he was caught up in the worst …

First person: A soldier’s story of a patrol gone wrong

First person: A soldier’s story of a patrol gone wrong

With more and more young people enlisting in the army, solider Sam Akers gives a chilling account of a routine patrol that went badly wrong …

First person: How a Bradford psychic solved a decades-old murder

First person: How a Bradford psychic solved a decades-old murder

Alyson Hunter is a medium from Bradford whose psychic abilities allowed her to help solve a 23 year old murder case Interview by Leah Senior When I …

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