Top 12 Events in November

The Argie Bhaji Food Battle, Wylam Brewery Let the Curry Battle commence!

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Top 5 Firework Displays in Newcastle

'Remember remember' to enjoy some Bonfire Night celebrations this November. Whether you're new to Newcastle or simply seeking out the hottest displays in town, we've hand-picked some of the area's most sparkling bonfire celebrations you won't want to miss. Saltwell Park Fireworks, Gateshead One of...

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How to Choose a University

Trying to narrow down your higher education longlist? Read on for 5 ways to REALLY get to know your university choices… Choosing a university is the biggest decision of your life so far. At this point, you’ll likely have chosen a subject to study, but you still haven’t worked out which universities...

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This is What Happens When You Apply To University

How do you apply to university, and what exactly happens along the way? From writing your personal statement to when to start packing your suitcase, discover the ins and outs of the university application process with our handy 10-step guide to university.  You might have talked to parents,...

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Top 5 questions to ask at a UCAS Fair

UCAS fairs are back, in person, and heading for a venue near you. If you're thinking about going to an event, make sure you get the most out of your visit with the 5 top questions you should be asking about higher education. Ready to find out all the things you need to know about higher education?

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How applying through PARTNERS secured my place at university

When Sam wasn’t sure if university was for him, his college lecturer suggested PARTNERS as an alternative route to university. Find out what happened next…

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Our Top 8 Quirkiest Student Societies

Trying to imagine life at university? Join us as we take you on a tour of 8 of our most quirky (and amazing) active Student Societies. There’s more to student life than studying. Our Students’ Union is home to more than 160 student societies that welcome new members every day.

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This is How to Relax Before an Exam

Exams coming up soon? Keep cool, calm, and collected the entire time with our guide to relaxing before an exam. There’s loads of advice out there about how to revise effectively (check out our own advice too!), but what about calming those exam worries and nerves? Relaxing your mind before an exam...

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