Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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Things to do around Birmingham

Things to do around Birmingham

Hello again:) If you are moving into UCB accommodation, you are probably wondering what there is to do around Birmingham. As I live local, I can let you know about a few places which my friends and I love to go. Digbeth Dining Club is […]

First Year’s Educational Trip to Cyprus

First Year’s Educational Trip to Cyprus

Educational Visit to Cyprus Hello, if you’re thinking about going to University, I highly recommend coming to UCB! I am coming towards the end of my first year and am pleased to share my experience with you. I enrolled in September and by February 2019 […]

Summer work

Summer work

Hey everyone! We are halfway through the summer holidays and three months into my work placement, so I thought I would show you some amazing places I have been to recently. At the beginning of summer I started my UCB work placement with Caviar & […]

The End is Here

The End is Here

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and ready for my last UCB blog post… can you believe I have been doing this for the past 2 years! You have read my tips, trips and been there with me through the good times and the […]

Last bloggers post – Becky

Last bloggers post – Becky

So, it’s finally here! After two years, I am saying my farewell to being a UCB blogger! This also marks my third year of being a UCB student, which is such madness!! Over the last two years, I’ve written posts about Birmingham, education, college life, […]

Summer in full swing – Part 1

Summer in full swing – Part 1

The last couple of weeks have felt like summer has officially started with the crazy hot and sometimes humid weather. My family came to Brum to watch South Africa’s defeat against New Zealand in the cricket down at Edgbaston, and as that’s not really my thing so I […]

Activities to do over the summer in Birmingham

Activities to do over the summer in Birmingham

If you are originally from Birmingham or just like me will stay in the city to work this summer, don’t think you can’t have fun just because you’re not going away. I’ve put together a little list that will hopefully be useful to you. Outdoor […]

Bonehead

Bonehead

I found a great little restaurant near New Street Station on Lower Severn St called Bonehead. They specialise in chicken wings and dirty burgers and it’s brilliant! If you leave the station at the exit nearest Krispy Kreme downstairs, the restaurant is located a short […]

Not-So Student Nights!

Not-So Student Nights!

Hello! I hope everyone is coping through the final weeks of uni and all those deadlines that seem to have come all at once! I have one more deadline and a couple of presentations and then I’m done for the year and it’s safe to […]

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

So recently, I got to go see Les Misérables at the Hippodrome, Birmingham. As a theatre lover, I’ve done a few posts about different shows I’ve seen, such as Wicked or The Wizard of Oz, and I’ve always said if I had more disposable income, going to […]