Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Tag: Student life

Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase

Hello again! As it’s the perfect weather for walking, I thought I’d share with you my favourite local place to go for it! Cannock Chase is about 18 miles away from Birmingham city centre so it’s about half an hour away by car. It’s a […]

Summer Job

Summer Job

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! Counting the days to start or go back to uni??? I am!!!! Today I thought after telling you last week about my “Highest Pressure Opportunity” that it would be nice telling you all about my summer job. This summer was my second […]

My Summer Holidays

My Summer Holidays

Hello, hello, hello, everyone !!!! I hope you are enjoying your summer as much as me. I’m going to tell you what I’ve been doing this summer and I hope you enjoy reading it. At the beginning of June, I visited Portugal for a week, […]

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 […]