• Dodging (Drunk) Dudes in the Dark

    Now, before you read this and get the wrong idea about me, I want to clarify something: the methods listed below for turning someone down are not designed to cruelly reject a sweet guy or girl vying for your affections; these are for the annoying creeps who will not...
  • A Guide to Notts Nightclubs

    Welcome Week is a busy time of settling in, making friends and working out how to get to the Portland Building. For some, it will also be the first opportunity to check out Nottingham’s nightlife scene. So, Impact have put together this handy guide, providing you with a quick...
  • “We try to use minimal force as much as possible”: Impact shadows the CRISIS Head of Security

    In recent months, CRISIS @ Rock City, one of the University of Nottingham’s most popular student nights,  has been getting a lot of attention due to the behaviour of their security personnel. A video, released back in November, showed a student being grabbed around the neck in a chokehold...
  • To go out or not to go out? The problems of being a second year

    Life as a fresher is a thing of the past and I couldn’t be happier. Seeing the hordes of freshers patrolling night outs does make me feel somewhat nostalgic, but if I’m honest I was looking forward to a second year life of putting my slippers on and only...