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Top three tips for finding accommodation on placement

If you’re reading this, you’re probably halfway through your application for your future placement, killed that phone interview and you’re seriously thinking to move to a completely new city to embark on probably one of the most exciting adventures after freshers week. Yes, it is equally exciting and scary, but you’ll soon learn that the…

Shop local – discover the Moor Market

By Charlotte Bradshaw, MA Multimedia Journalism. Whether you’ve just arrived in Sheffield or lived here for some time, we all enjoy finding something new to love about this amazing city. Mine started with The Moor Market. The Moor Market is situated part way down the Moor, reminiscent of Sheffield’s (700-year-old!) market history. As you enter you’ll soon…

Romance on a budget this Valentine’s Day

By Adam Westwood, first year journalism student. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and for those fortunate enough, you will be looking into gifts for that special someone in your life! But as a university student, financially, times can be very tough, so getting those of whom you love a special gift can be…

9 ways to eat well for less

By Hannah Parker, BA (Hons) Business and Enterprise Management. Being a student can be so expensive. Buying food is one of the most expensive elements of student life and the temptation to live off Pot Noodles and ready meals is so big! So here are a few of the ways I shop cheaper and still get…

A day out in the Peaks for £5

By Chandni Soren, BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design, third year. Need some fresh air or a study break? Look no further – follow my guide for an adventure in the great outdoors! Ways to get to the Peak District I sometimes catch an 81, 82, 83 or 88 bus from The Moor (Moorhead Stop…

Saving cash on clothes – and selling clothes for cash!

By Laura Dowson, BA (Hons) Illustration, 2nd year. It is important to remember that we should always prioritise our wellbeing and bills above fashion. However, as a uni student on a budget who loves fashion, I would like to share my tips and experiences on how I make money and spend less of it on new…

Christmas Shopping on a student budget

By Hannah Parker, BA (Hons) Business and Enterprise Management. I know first-hand how hard it can be trying to budget your money as a student and it’s even harder when you have Christmas looming. Money can be so tight this time of year. You’ve still got rent to pay and food to buy and of course…