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A Guide to Luton

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There's plenty to do in Luton and it is surrounding areas, from The Mall to The Hat Factory. Check out our guide to some great student‑friendly spots in and around the town.

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A Guide to Liverpool

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If you’re looking for great places to visit, here’s a quick guide on some great things to see and do in the land of the Liver Birds!

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Five Apps to Help You Save Money

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Living on a budget? Did you know you can track, save and budget your money with the help of money-related apps?

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Save Yourself Money with All-Inclusive Living

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For some students, moving to university can be the first time you’ll encounter the reality of having to pay bills., keep reading to find out how we can help you live more easily with all utility bills included and fixed energy costs when you book a room with us.

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Bedroom Must Haves

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Check out some of our favourite bedroom products that’ll help you create those homely vibes on a budget!

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Luton Guide

in Village Life, Travel & Culture

Luton is a great place to indulge in some retail therapy and is full of independent restaurants and bars if you prefer somewhere less busy than the hustle and bustle of London.

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Student Budgeting Hacks

in Village Life, Study & Career

Receiving your first student loan payment can look like a lot of money, but it's important to remember that the money you've received needs to see you through a full term.

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Eight Fun Sober Things to Do During Freshers

in Village Life, Health & Wellbeing

Freshers week isn’t just about nights out. It’s about making new friends and celebrating your new surroundings.

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Ten Mistakes Every Fresher Will Make and How to Avoid Them

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While making mistakes and learning from them is all part of the freshers' experience, we’re giving you a heads up on how to stay well clear of them.

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What to Expect at University in Your First Year

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No matter how excited you are to begin life as a university student in the UK, it’s normal to feel nervous about what to expect during your first year.

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Tips on Making Friends at University

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Making friends is one of the biggest worries for many freshers, and although it may feel a bit daunting now, it’s a lot easier than you might think!