News Archive for April 2024

Important budgeting tips before moving into student accommodation

Some students may not be used to managing their own finances and meal plans. With this in mind, here are some useful tips on what to budget for.

Written by: Kate

Chester student wins national award

A student at the University of Chester has won a special zoology award for work helping British mammals enjoy a better future.

Written by: Kate

Which venues in Chester offer student discounts?

With Chester being a vibrant university city, many businesses are keen to attract budget-conscious students, especially on those quieter nights and days.

Written by: Mark

Wetherspoons in Chester gains new menu items

The two branches of JD Weatherspoon in Chester, which are conveniently located on opposite sides of the city centre, will get some items added to their menus in May.

Written by: Henry

Chester Zoo tops Tripadvisor ratings

Based on millions of consistently good online ratings and reviews posted on travel platform Tripadvisor, Chester Zoo has been named as the top-rated zoo in the UK for 2024.

Written by: Mark

Guide to budgeting as a University of Chester student

We previously covered the cost of living in Chester as a young person, but students can also find it particularly challenging sometimes.

Written by: Kate

What are the best pubs in Chester?

Chester has a vibrant nightlife, and being a university city, this is of course especially true during term time. In this blog, we’re taking a look at a few suggestions for pubs in the city if you’re new to Chester or planning to study here.

Written by: Mark

An introduction to budget living in Chester

It’s very feasible to live in Chester economically because, compared to some areas of the UK such as London, it’s relatively affordable.

University of Chester shortlisted for two prestigious awards

The University of Chester has reached the final round for two categories in the Educate North Awards 2024, which are said to be the most prestigious regional awards in northern England.

Written by: Kate

What to look for in a student housing area

If you’re looking for private student accommodation in Chester, you will likely be staying there for at least a year, so you’ll want to make sure it’s going to be convenient. Here are a few things to consider.

Written by: Mark

Best Locations

Carefully chosen houses to make sure you’re in the best areas of the city..

No Fees

Rents with all bills, bells and whistles included, so you can focus on the fun stuff.

Something Different

Fresh and innovative interiors. Student houses don’t have to be boring!