Fleur Anderson, MP for Putney, London

A couple of months ago, we caught up with Fleur Anderson to hear about her time at York and life since leaving university. This interview was conducted in February 2020, prior to the COVID-19 lockdown. Tell us a bit about your time at York and what you studied I was in Goodricke College and I … Continue reading Fleur Anderson, MP for Putney, London

Hackney’s Pop Harpist – York Alumna Olivia Ter-Berg

To entertain her neighbours during lockdown, Olivia Ter-Berg, a University of York Music Department graduate, decided to put on a concert from her doorstep when she was passed by a journalist. Watch her interview and concert below. On Monday, I decided to put on a concert for my street, playing the harp and singing pop songs, to … Continue reading Hackney’s Pop Harpist – York Alumna Olivia Ter-Berg

Willow to Fibbers: York’s lost nightclubs

York is renowned for its abundant pubs, but since the University’s founding in the 60s an influx of partying students would allow the nightlife of the once slumberous city to flourish. Unfortunately, many of these establishments have folded and been unceremoniously replaced over the years. Alas, the legendary Willow restaurant closed in recent years and … Continue reading Willow to Fibbers: York’s lost nightclubs