• Is Crime on the Rise as Lockdown Eases?

    As lockdown eases, police fear a spike in violent crimes across the country. In particular, gang rivalries are escalating now, causing the police to predict a huge wave in violence once lockdown is over. Police arrested 70 criminals on the 14th May, who had used the “UK’s road network...
  • Roofie Reality: Drink Spiking Affects Many of Us

    Drink spiking is becoming an increasingly frequent occurrence, with rates in the UK having more than doubled in the past three years. The drinking culture at university means students are at high risk, and therefore it is very important to be vigilant. These are scary statistics, but even so...
  • TV Review: Bodyguard

    The BBC’s drama resurgence has kept the spines of the nation well and truly tingling this Autumn, and blockbuster thriller Bodyguard has only upped the ante. Whilst Line of Duty fans in particular were marking off the calendar days in advance, not many could have preempted the richness of...
  • Lenton crimes: what do students think?

    A Nottinghamshire Police report has revealed that Lenton, a popular student area, is among the most dangerous areas in Nottingham, with over 400 crimes reported from September to December 2017. The statistics revealed that 1483 crimes were committed in the area of Dunkirk and Lenton in the period from...
  • BREAKING: Police called to Florence Boot

    At around 5pm on Friday evening police were called to Florence Boot Hall to investigate a student in possession of a large number of guns. The situation has now been resolved, but it remains unclear whether the firearms were real. Some reports claim the student is a member of...
  • Keep Burglars At Bay: Tips For Keeping Your Home Safe

    As Impact News reports burglaries in Lenton becoming more common-place, Impact Features is here to share some simple but effective tips on how to keep your home safe from burglars. Always lock your doors and your windows: This seems like an obvious one, but if you’re living with 6 other people, it...
  • Second-year UoN students fall victim to “common” Lenton burglaries

    A number of burglaries in Lenton, a popular student area of the city of Nottingham, have been reported by students at the University of Nottingham. Impact have gotten in contact with a second-year student from the University of Nottingham (UoN) whose house was broken into on Johnson Road. The...