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What's On December 2017

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What’s On at Student Central this December

 

Bars             Clubs & Societies            Music             Sport             Fitness             General

 

Friday 1st

Fitness Throughout December get 1 month FREE when you buy a 3, 6 or 12 month membership for Energybase. As well as having full use of the gym, you’ll get access to over 45 classes a week, free personal training, the biggest swimming pool in central London and our indoor sports hall. Find our membership rates here.

Get one month free when you buy Energybase membership

 

Saturday 2nd

General Our Outdoor First Aid two-day training course starts today. Aimed specifically at orienteering and mountaineering clubs, the course is designed to help those who will operate in remote, potentially hostile environments far from immediate medical or emergency assistance.

To sign up please contact React First on info@reactfirst.co.uk using your college email and quoting the date of the course you are interested in.

Music Eighties synth-pop band Heaven 17 take to the stage at The Venue tonight. There’s only a handful tickets left to see one of Britain’s most important new wave bands - so grab yours here now.

 

Sunday 3rd

Clubs & Societies It's the night we've all been waiting for... The Grand Finale of Strictly Come London 2017!

Over the last five weeks, 12 of our very own society members have been perfecting their showstopping dance routine to impress our judges in a bid to be named Strictly Champion.

All proceeds go to London Nightline - a charity offering a confidential listening service for London students. Tickets are just £5 for students, £6 for non-students, with a voluntary donation of £1.50. Get your tickets here.

Strictly Come London grand finale
 

Clubs & Societies It’s time for the University of London Boat Club's Trial Eights races!

ULBC split their squads in two for internal racing over the full length of the 'Boat Race' course from Putney to Chiswick. The afternoon of racing will see four separate one-on-one races over the 4.2 mile course. Head down from midday to see the action for yourself.

 

Monday 4th

Bars It’s our weekly cocktail night at The Library. Get two house cocktails for £10. Available from 4:30pm.

 

Tuesday 5th

Bars You know the drill. Pub quiz. The Library. 7pm. Sorted.

 

Wednesday 6th

Fitness Member of Energybase? Beat the January rush and book in for a free personal training session and get your workout plan ready for the new year.  We’ve got even more expert trainers who’ll be able to help you reach your fitness goals. Simply book your trainer online or at the Energybase reception.

 

Thursday 7th

General Our National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches 2-day course starts today. The NRASTC is a supervision and rescue qualification for teachers working on the poolside or in the water during programmed activities, such as a swimming lessons. Book your discounted spot here.

Music Tonight, The Venue hosts Goldheart Assembly’s final ever live performance. Expect all the usual mayhem and some VERY exciting special guests including The Magic Numbers, James Walsh from Starsailor, and Mark Morriss of The Bluetones. Get your tickets now before it’s too late.

Music December’s Coffee House Session comes from Little Giants. These multi-instrumentalists made it to number one on the Spotify Viral chart with their dance-acoustic fusions. Head down to The Library for 7pm to hear it for yourself.

Little Giants band

 

Friday 8th

Music Roland Gift, the charismatic front man of the Fine Young Cannibals, is back in the pop arena with a new solo album and what promises to be a very special evening at The Venue. Get your tickets here.

Clubs & Societies The University of London Chamber Choir’s Christmas Carol concert takes place tonight at 7.30pm at St George's, Bloomsbury. Join them for a good dose of Christmas spirit, mince pies and wine. Tickets £10 standard / £5 concessions from their Facebook page.

 

Sunday 10th

Clubs & Societies The annual Allom Cup takes place today! The intercollegiate rowing regatta organised by our very own University of London Boat Club is held on a course running past the University of London Boat House and is open to all the University of London's college boat clubs. Head down from 10am to see the action for yourself.

 

Monday 11th

General Head down to Copycats for their Christmas sale! Get up to 15% off selected items. Hurry - only whilst stocks last!

We have some great offers that make perfect gifts to take home. USA Style T-Shirts, Sports T-Shirts and selected Peach Hoodies will be reduced by 10%, a hat and scarf deal for £20 and 20% off teddy bears. Don’t forget you also get a further 10% off with your Student Central card!

University of London Hat and Scarf set

 

Tuesday 12th

Bars Rally a team together for tonight’s pub quiz to be in with a chance to win this week’s prize! The quiz starts at 7pm sharp in The Library.


Wednesday 13th

Fitness Like the idea of working out but hate the gym? Well, if you love throwing shapes on the dance floor then Dance Fit is made for you! Head to the Energybase studio at 6pm for an hour-long cardio workout that’ll burn calories and put a smile on your face.

Fitness If you fancy something a bit more hardcore, head to Brenda's Christmas Bootcamp at 5:45pm for 45 minutes of high intensity, calorie-torching fun! We'll see you at Energybase!

 

Thursday 14th - Saturday 16th

Music The Cribs’ take over Student Central for a very special three night residency on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The Yorkshire lads will be promoting their latest album ‘24-7 Rock Star S**t’ at The Venue as part of their UK club tour. So, if you want to jump around to classics like Men’s Needs, you’ll need to get your tickets fast!

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Sunday 17th

Music Acid jazz band Brand New Heavies take over The Venue tonight for an evening of cult classics such as You Are the Universe and Dream Come True. Tickets available here.

 

Monday 18th

Bars It’s our last cocktail night of 2017! Get two for £10 in The Library until 8:30pm.

Fitness It’s nearly Christmas! If you’re nearly as excited as we are, head down to our Festive DanceFit class at 5:45pm at Energybase. As well as a festive workout, you’ll also get a free guest pass to use in January!

 

Tuesday 19th

General Have you been over to the Copycats Christmas sale? If not, you’ll want to go and take a look. You can get up to 15% off selected items. Hurry - they won’t be around for long!

We have some great offers that make perfect gifts to take home. USA Style T-Shirts, Sports T-Shirts and selected Peach Hoodies will be reduced by 10%, a hat and scarf deal for £20 and 20% off teddy bears. Don’t forget you also get a further 10% off with your Student Central card!
 

Wednesday 20th

Fitness If you fancy a hardcore workout before the holidays, head to Brenda's Christmas Bootcamp at 5:45pm for 45 minutes of high intensity, calorie-torching fun! We'll see you at Energybase!

 

Thursday 21st

It’s nearly time for us to shut our doors for the Christmas break. Take advantage of the yummy food and student discount at the Lunchbox cafe and gather your mates for a pre-holiday catch up and a jacket potato. You really can’t beat them.

 

Friday 22nd

Our last day before the Christmas break, so be sure to get your fix of the bars, Energybase and the student shop while you still can! We’re open until 9pm tonight.

 

Student Central is closed from Saturday 23rd December and reopens on Tuesday 2nd January

From all of us at Student Central have a great Christmas break and we’ll see you in the New Year!
 

Ps. If you can’t bear to be without a gym for the Christmas break, why not try our Energybase Fitmas challenge?!