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A new Waitrose store is confirmed to open in the next year; the first time a Waitrose has graced Guildford in over 40 years. As well as the store on York Road, there will also be a 168 car parking site and 10 cycle spaces for shoppers.

4th Dec 2012


Congratulations! The first year is coming to the end and you have realised the meaning of independent life and shared living. Now that you have to leave halls and get a home, either alone or with your friends, there are some essentials that you need to bear in mind in order to have the best living experience.

19th May 2013


  Looking for a different way to celebrate the end of term? Fancy something other than a standard night at Rubix? On the lookout for some high-quality music that won’t cost the majority of your loan? If the answer to one or more of these answers is yes, then rest assured, because the USSU arts societies have got it COVERED! The 16 However, if the rock, metal and ska scenes really aren’t for you, then the Surrey Gospel Choir will be hosting their showcase from the 20 And, as if that wasn’t enough, MaD Soc will be hosting their variety night on the 21 For more information, keep a look out for the society event planners currently dotted around campus, or e-mail the respective societies at: ussu.nowave, ussu.

29th Mar 2013


  Now, our section isn’t all about the latest in science and technology news – it’s also about us authors and our writing. Each article is unique to its author’s style and perspective (as long as it’s not a product of churnalism…).

22nd Apr 2013


  It would seem amiss of me to begin this issue’s review without touching upon the unusual chain of events which preceded it. On his 66 Previous readers may have noticed that I often have two conflicting states of mind in respect of the attempts by long-established rock musicians to recapture the sound of their early career.

21st May 2013


It may seem likes years ago now but Varsity was on the last Wednesday before we broke up; the University broke up that is. I like to imagine our relationship is still going strong dear reader.

27th Apr 2013


I think it is good to exercise and to want a hot body, but I think it gets to a certain point when your body can only really change so much. Some people will always have flat bums and some will have juicy ones, but obsessing over food and exercise so much that it takes over your life is really a waste of time.

22nd Nov 2012


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Should football managers’ political views matter to a football club?

Published 27th Apr 2013

After Martin O’Neill was sacked from Sunderland, he was later replaced with Paulo Di Canio, the former Swindon manager. It seems Paulo Di Canio had been the firm choice by Sunderland owner and Chairman Ellis Short with him being the most likely candidate to invigorate the squad and get the team out of the relegation battle with his personality and charisma rather than his managerial experience.Read more...

European Competition Round-Up

Published 27th Apr 2013

The second leg of Dortmund against Malaga was one of the maddest football matches that will happen in any Champions League competition across the next ten years. With a 0-0 first leg at Malaga, anything could happen at the Walstadion in Dortmund and it was a footballing treat.Read more...

Thatcher and Sport

Published 27th Apr 2013

Around the week of Margaret Thatcher’s death, there was much debate on her position regarding sport. There were some distasteful feelings left over when the Manchester clubs, United and City, chose not to observe a minutes silence in memory of the former Prime Minister.Read more...

Swans Soar into Europe

Published 4th Mar 2013

This year’s League Cup, or Capital One Cup, was played out between Bradford City and Swansea City on 24   Nathan Dyer scored twice, as did Jonathan De Guzman, whilst Spanish sensation Michu netted the other. In the lead up to the game Swansea were largely ignored, with a lot of focus on their League 2 opposition, but they were thoroughly professional, played their own game and saw off a team that Arsenal, Wigan Athletic and the aforementioned Aston Villa could not beat.Read more...

Strain Showing at the Top

Published 4th Mar 2013

In the last two weeks we have seen two extremely notable outbursts in the Premier League by managers of perennial top four sides. Before Arsenal’s game with Bayern Munich, Arsene Wenger lost it with two separate journalists for asking perfectly legitimate questions.Read more...

Champions League Last 16 Week 2 Roundup

Published 4th Mar 2013

  Arsenal          1 – 3   Bayern Munich Porto               1 – 0   Malaga AC Milan       2 – 0   Barcelona Galatasaray   1 – 1   Schalke 04   The big game from the first night in the second week of the last sixteen of the Champions League occurred in London. Arsenal were thoroughly outplayed for long periods, particularly the first thirty minutes of the game, and Bayern looked both highly dangerous in sustained periods of possession and on the break.Read more...

Who´s Next For Chelsea?

Published 4th Mar 2013

This week after his Chelsea side beat Middlesbrough 2-0 in the FA Cup, Rafa Benitez came out all guns blazing with his criticism of Blues fans that have been unsupportive of him during his short time at the club. He stated that he would only stay on as manager until May, and that handing the title of ‘interim’ manager had been a ‘massive mistake’.Read more...

Champions League Last 16 Week 1 Roundup

Published 18th Feb 2013

Real Madrid              1-1      Manchester United Shaktar Donestsk    2-2      Borussia Dortmund Celtic                          0-3      Juventus Valencia                    1-2      PSG   This week saw the first lot of fixtures for the knockout round of the Champions League with the away sides generally faring well. I was lucky enough to see almost the entirety of all the games and the games were a great advocate for world football’s premier competition.Read more...

Beckham makes all the Right Moves – except on the pitch

Published 18th Feb 2013

The end of the transfer window saw David Beckham as the highest profile mover – despite no money being transferred. This is obviously due to the fact he left LA Galaxy and was unattached to a club.Read more...

Surrey vs. Sussex

Published 21st Nov 2012

University of Surrey Mens FC 1s: 1 University of Sussex Mens FC 1s: 4   This game on the 7   The start of the fixture saw Surrey as the better side, enjoying the best of the possession but lacking a final product in the final third. The team also looked better off the ball, squeezing their opposition well and not allowing Sussex time on the ball.Read more...

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