Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Food and Drink

Digbeth

Digbeth

Hello everyone! Many of you might have gone back to your family to celebrate the Christmas holidays and New Year’s Eve, but for all of you who stay over the holidays, I have an interesting topic about one of my favourite places in Birmingham.  Today […]

New Street Station

New Street Station

Hey everyone! I am pretty sure that most of you know at least a little bit about today’s topic since it is one of the most central and busiest places in Birmingham. What I would like to talk about today is the Birmingham New Street […]

Own Your Winter Wellness

Own Your Winter Wellness

Hey everyone! It doesn’t seem that long ago since Christmas cards started appearing in the shops and if you’ve already started counting down, you’ll know that there are less than 4 weeks to go! Even though the winter season can be full of excitement – party […]

Birmingham Christmas Market

Birmingham Christmas Market

Frohe Weihnachten alle zusammen! That’s German for Merry Christmas and that’s what today’s topic will be about. Even though Christmas is still over a month away, the city centre is already shining in warming lights and Christmas songs are ringing in the streets. The reason […]

Diwali

Diwali

What is Diwali? Diwali is celebrated by both Sikhs and Hindus but for different reasons. It is mainly known as The Festival of Light. The date of Diwali changes every year. This year it was on 27 October… if you celebrated I hope you enjoyed it! […]

World Vegan Day

World Vegan Day

Hello everyone. Today’s topic is for all the animal lovers and environmental activists out there. As many of you have probably seen on social media, it was World Vegan Day on 1 November. A lot of people might think now: What? Veganism? That’s way too […]

Winter is coming

Winter is coming

Hello people, Recently the weather has been quite wet and cold. Hopefully this post is not too late!  I want to suggest some of the places to buy wet weather essentials in the city centre. In the coming months, the winds can get quite strong. […]

Into the Semester

Into the Semester

Hi guys, Recently I went for sushi, so I wanted to share with you some of my favourite ‘all you can eat’ buffets around Birmingham, where you can eat as much as you want. I am sure that these would satisfy your appetites, and they can be […]

Food is Life

Food is Life

Hey guys. This week I thought I’d share my secrets to cooking as a uni student. As an aspiring chef, I’ll even throw in a recipe at the bottom. For the freshers, this may give you some insight to meal budgeting and reducing instant meals. There are […]

UCB Freshers 2019

UCB Freshers 2019

Hello everyone! I hope you are having a good start to September and are all sorted with your accommodation. There is a lot in store for you all this month. The UCB Guild along with Naughty Horse have organised Freshers 2019, with events going on until the 27th so you will […]