Christmas is time when many students will no doubt be packing up their dorm room and heading home for a few days of festive celebrations. If, however, you’re planning to stay in your student city for a little while longer (or even for the whole holiday), there’s a whole load of events taking place in […]Read more >
It’s that time of year again when we’re required to dig deep into our (perhaps thinning) student loans and give gifts to the people we love. Now whilst the concept of gift giving is something we’re all about (bring on those endorphins), it can difficult for the humble student to find suitable presents for all […]Read more >
As a student, there are many reasons why it’s great to have part-time job at Christmas. Not only does it help you fund this season of gift giving, it’ll also help top up your (probably now depleted) student loan, and give you some money to enjoy yourself. In addition to that, a part-time job during […]Read more >
Here at Downing, we know that finding the right place to live while you study should be easy. But, if you’re enjoying where you live so much that you decide to stay for Christmas, where are you going to go find that festive cheer when the majority of students return home? Don’t worry, here’s our […]Read more >
Christmas isn’t an easy time for anybody, let alone cash-strapped students. But what if you could still give your loved ones warm, thoughtful and meaningful gifts without breaking the bank? Here are 11 Christmas gift ideas that cost little over a tenner to pull off. Best of all, many of them are bound to make […]Read more >
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