News Archive for May 2024

University of Chester achieves highest CUG ranking

The University of Chester has been ranked in joint 56th place in the latest league table of the Complete University Guide (CUG).

Written by: Henry

Everything you need to know about living as a student in Chester

For many arriving to study at the University of Chester, it will be the first time living away from home, so here's a brief guide to what you will need to know about living as a student in Chester.

Written by: Mark

Chester comes second for medium-sized city breaks

Chester has narrowly missed out on the top spot for breaks to medium-sized UK cities in a survey conducted by consumer magazine Which?

Written by: Mark

Bookings open for Chester’s first Festival of Ideas

The entire line-up for Chester’s inaugural Festival of Ideas has been published, with the events covering a wide variety of themes and featuring well-known personalities.

Written by: Henry

Tips for getting a student bank account

Banks love to attract students in the hope they’ll stay with them after graduation, so here are some tips for getting the best value from a student bank account.

Written by: Kate

Annual entertainment festival returns to Chester

The annual Deva Fest is set to return this year to Cholmondeley Castle this August.

Written by: Henry

UKHSA chief gives presentation at Chester University

Professor Dame Jenny Harries has given a talk to peers at the University of Chester on her opinions about protecting public health.

Written by: Mark

What are the best student areas in Chester?

While Chester has a number of areas to choose from, some are particularly popular with students due to their proximity to the university campuses and their lively student atmosphere.

Written by: Kate

Chester Zoo’s pub extends opening hours

A pub located in the middle of Chester Zoo has announced it will be extending its opening hours.

Written by: Mark

Chester's Green Expo UK gets first sponsor

The year’s Green Expo UK has announced its first sponsor in the form of the Cheshire Energy Hub.

Written by: Henry

Chester gets new pizza restaurant

A brand new location for a Liverpool-based pizza chain has opened in Chester city centre.

The Red Door reopens at new location

One of Chester's well-loved bars is returning to the city at a brand new location.

Written by: Mark

Chester pub reopens following refurbishment

A popular Chester pub, has reopened after owner its owner gave it an extensive interior and exterior refurbishment.

Written by: Henry

University of Chester reinforces links with women’s organisation

University academics in Chester have met with representatives from Soroptimist International (SI), building on the ties forged in two other recent visits.

Written by: Mark

Where are the best study spots in Chester?

Sometimes you need a quiet spot to focus on your studies. Fortunately, the University of Chester offers a number of options for its students.

Written by: Kate

Chester students help prepare Green Expo

Four undergraduate students from the University of Chester have become involved in the organisation of Chester’s 2024 Green Expo.

Gandeys Circus returns to Chester

Lovers of the big top will be pleased by the return of Gandey’s Circus to Chester.

Written by: Mark

Leisure ideas for students in Chester

When you’re not busy with your studies or work, you’ll no doubt want to unwind a bit, so here are some ideas for things to do in Chester.

Written by: Mark

Sustainability to be focus of Cheshire Fashion Week

This summer, Chester will see the return of the Porsche Chester Cheshire Fashion Week 2024, which promises to be the north’s biggest fashion week and the largest in the UK after London Fashion Week.

Written by: Kate

Chester ranked fourth in the UK for nightlife

New research has ranked Chester as one of the UK's very best cities for nightlife - find out why:

Written by: Henry

The items you need for moving into student accommodation

What are the items you absolutely MUST bring with you when moving into your new accommodation?

Written by: Mark

University of Chester wins four Whatuni awards

The University of Chester has won one silver and three gold awards in various categories at the Whatuni awards.

Written by: Henry

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