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What's On April 2018

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What’s On at Student Central this April


Bars            Clubs & Societies            Music             Sports             Fitness             General


Student Central reopens on 4th April with the following opening hours:

Energybase: Open weekdays: 7am - 1pm and weekends: 9am - 9pm check out the full timetable here.

The bars: Monday to Friday 5pm - 11pm

Kitchen closed until 23rd April

Lunchbox Cafe:  Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Copycats & Shop: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm


Although it’s the Easter holidays until the 23rd there’s still lots going on at Student Central and Energybase! Read on to find out what.


Monday 2nd - 8th

Friday 6th

Fitness Start the day strong with an Ashtanga Yoga class from 7:45 - 8:45am at Studio Base 2. Visit the EnergyBase website for more details


Sunday 8th

Fitness Get your running shoes out and take part in the Hawkshead Hobble 5 & 10km cross-country race. It’s hosted by the RVC Triathlon Club and with good transport links from London and even a free shuttle service from the local train station, there’s no excuse not to be there!

To enter just go here http://hobble10k.com/


Hawkshead Hobble


Monday 9th - Sunday 15th

Thursday 12th

Fitness Work up an appetite for your lunch at a Spin and Core class from 12:00 - 12:45am at Studio Base 2. Visit the EnergyBase website for more details


Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th

Clubs & Societies The University of London Boat Club is competing in the Great Britain Final Trials on 14th and 15th April. The closed event takes place in Caversham but you can follow the club’s progress on their social media channels.

UoL Boat Club Facebook

UoL Boat Club Twitter

UoL Boat Club


Monday 16th - Sunday 22nd

Wednesday 18th

Fitness Ever fancied trying some Bollywood dancing? Why not give it a go at the Bollywood Dance class from 6 - 7pm at Studio Base 2. Visit the EnergyBase website for more details


Friday 20th

Music The famous voice of M People, Heather Small is coming to The Venue! We are happy to announce that she will be performing at our very own ULU Live on Friday 20th. If you hurry you can get your tickets here.

Heather Small

Saturday 21st

Music Known for his iconic, manic slap-guitar style, Japanese rock God Miyavi is coming to London on Saturday 21st to play ULU Live as part of his ‘MIYAVI “DAY 2” World Tour 2018’. Get your tickets here.



Monday 23rd - 29th

Tuesday 24th

Bars Get your App ready… Download the speed quizzing app and be ready to join in our fast-paced lively quiz. Prizes of Student Central Credit, drinks, and on special occasions you could end up drinking for free…. Starts at 7pm- don't be late or you might miss it!


Thursday 26th

Music We’re bringing music back to the heart of goings on here at Student central this year including our re-vamped Thursday night Live sessions - free admission to see some awesome acts. We’ll see you in The Library at 7pm. If you're interested in performing send your details to bars@london.ac.uk and we'll get you booked in!


Sunday 29th

Fitness Banish the dreaded hangover with some fun salsa dancing at our Salsacise dance class. 12 - 1pm at Studio Base 2. Visit the EnergyBase website for more details


Fancy joining a UoL club or society next term?

With over 50 clubs and societies, there’s something for everyone at Student Central. Here are just a few to wet your appetite. See the whole list here.



Wands at the ready! Did you know the university has a Harry Potter Society? Bringing you quizzes, film nights, potion brewing, arts and crafts, dueling, wand making, scavenger hunts, trips and so much more. They meet every Monday night from 7pm during term time at Student Central in Room 2C. New members are always welcome.



Have you ever fancied fencing? London’s cheapest and friendliest fencing club provides coaching for all levels every Tuesday 7-10pm in the Upper Hall, Student Central. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, why not contact them today and join the UoL Fencing Club.



The UoL Art society meets every Wednesday 6:30pm - 9:30pm in room 3E. Taught by professional tutors, with a wide range of life models, hone your drawing skills and meet some new people. Classes are just £5 for members, £6 for non-members. No need to book just head on down next term.



Our Krishna West group meets Thursdays at 6:30pm in Student Central. Their workshops and sessions are based on interactive studying of the ancient Vedic text, Srimad Bhagavad Gita with talks and discussions around health, wealth, relationships and spiritual wellbeing. Find out more here.



Our UoL Lifesaving club holds training sessions Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays at the Energybase pool. The club caters for all abilities and interestsand competes at all levels of lifesaving sport, up to and including the World Championships! The club also provides a wide range of awards including the RLSS Life Support, Survive&Save and the nationally recognised Pool Lifeguard qualification. Find out more here.



Our UoL Athletics Club holds training every day of the week. Whether your passion is in athletics, track or cross country there's something for everyone! With training events held across London, contact uluathletics@gmail.com. Interested in competing for the UL Athletics Club? Join the club today for your chance to compete at BUCS Outdoors 5th - 7th May!



Our UoL Dancesport society meets every Sunday from 10am in the Upper Hall. They teach Ballroom and Latin American Dancing. The society is fully inclusive teaching both competitive and social dancing from complete beginners to advanced dancers. See the whole training schedule and get in touch with them here.