A classics student’s guide to Ancient Rome

Despite being an undergraduate classics student fascinated with Ancient Rome, I had never been to Europe’s eternal city. So when Ryan treated me to a New Years break in Rome as a 21st birthday present I was ecstatic and could not wait to visit the city littered with history. Here’s a short summary of what […]

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Beijing Trip: Bizarre, Beautiful and Brilliant

In August I was selected to go to Beijing on a three-week Study China programme, funded by the UK government and delivered by The University of Manchester. Seeing as I had never travelled beyond Europe before, I was excited by the offer and jumped at the chance to experience something completely new and outside my […]

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Glastonbury 2017, Worthy Farm

Words cannot describe how amazing Glastonbury was! I was lucky enough to go for the first time this year as a volunteer for WaterAid UK and I have never had so much fun at a festival before. It was 6 days of pure laughter and excitement that all blended into one and this blogpost will […]

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Enchanting Iceland

The most mesmerising place I have ever visited, Iceland is utterly breathtaking and indescribable. This blog post documents mine (and Ryan’s) trip to Iceland – a unique gift for his 21st birthday from his very generous parents! Day 1 – Sundayย  After an early start, we arrived at Manchester Airport excited and raring to go. […]

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Dublin Raidย for Amnesty International 2017

For those that know me you will be aware that I am on the committee for Leeds RAG (raising and giving) society. And if not, you’ve just learned something new! This weekend (17th-19th February) was our Dublin Raid which involved sending participants to Dublin to bucket shake for Amnesty International – a charity supporting human […]

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Charity Skydiving Adventure

Going to University is all about trying new things; many people try out ย new sports or find their voice within ACapella. But nothing could have prepared my parents for what I was getting up to. ย I had signed up spontaneously to do a 15,000FT skydive as part of Leeds RAG (Raising and Giving Society). Whilst […]

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