• The Savoy’s future is under threat

    The future of the Savoy, the city’s oldest independent cinema, is at risk due to a decision made by the council to stop customers from using a nearby car park. On Saturday, traffic wardens clamped six families’ cars at once, with the total fines exceeding £400.  The Council told the Savoy the...
  • Nottingham’s on top for sexual health services

    Nottingham’s sexual health services are the best in the country, according to a new survey of the Russell Group universities. The University was awarded a ‘first’ in its ‘Sexual Health Report Card’, created by Dr Ed, an online medical service. Dr Ed’s research marks universities’ sexual health services in...
  • NUCA face disciplinary action over noise from controversial ‘Port and Policy’ event

    Lincoln Hall will be pursuing disciplinary action following Nottingham University Conservative Association’s controversial debate on Friday night, Impact has learned. Hall Warden and politics lecturer, Mark Wenman, told Impact: “There were some disciplinary issues regarding the debate.” Wenman continued: “These matters are being addressed through the disciplinary process.” Impact...
  • VACANCIES: New Editors Needed

    We’re recruiting new section editors to join the team. This is your chance to shape the future of a website that receives 60,000 unique visitors a term and a print magazine which is read by 10,000 students a month. Impact alumni from the past few years have gone on...
  • Summer Party is shelved after losing £157,000

    The sun has set on Nottingham’s Summer Party for the last time. The Students’ Union has decided to axe the one day festival, which was once described as the “Student Glastonbury” by Radio One and attracted up to 8,000 students. Big names that have graced The Downs over the past couple...
  • UoN Comes Under Fire For Arms Funding

    The University has received nearly £6 million from arms firms over the past three years, according to the Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT). From 1st April 2009 to 17th May 2012, the University was awarded £722,218.07 by the Ministry of Defence, £243,016.00 by the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory...
  • The Edge Drinking Game

    If you haven’t heard of The Edge – Nottingham University Television Station’s hit drama – then you’re probably not cool enough to be reading this website. Produced by members of NUTS, about members of NUTS, for members of NUTS, the student drama show has gathered something of a cult...