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Going out

And relax….

Just over a week ago (at 3pm on Monday 1st June) I finished my final exam, and promptly did what most students do at that point. I breathed a huge sigh of relief that it was all over, felt emotional that it was done and so everyone would be moving on and then headed to

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Eyeball 2015

After election season comes the Bristol visits for third years and then just before Easter it is time for the OPSOC annual Eyeball where everyone gets dressed up to the max in long dresses, tuxedos and the odd kilt. The Eyeball includes a 3 course meal, annual awards and the announcement of next years committee, as well

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Welcome back

This really should start with happy New Year but given that it’s a week and a half into the January it feels a bit wrong but it’s been done now, I think I got away with that. I spent Christmas down in Cardiff before heading up to see my family in Scotland and then back

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Sparks in the park

Sparks in the Park is the annual fireworks display organised by the Cardiff Round Table and held in Bute Park – Coopers field to be precise. The event kicks off with a children’s firework display and then the giant bonfire is lit. Whilst waiting for the main event there are plenty of fairground rides to

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Halfway there

Last week I passed a major milestone, I am now halfway through my exams for the year :-D This makes the following song very apt, being halfway and a few of us feel we are living on a prayer. On the home stretch now and leading up to the traditional OPSOC end of year night

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Food, glorious food

Having just finished my first exam today, my thoughts have turned to food. In particular some of the various places I have eaten over the last year or so, so here are a few places round Cathays that I have eaten. You can find the actual Google map showing locations and which is which here.

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Judgement Day

Since my last blog I have spent most of the week working my way through my large pile of lecture notes so I can start revising for the 6 exams I have that start in mid-May. Engage panic mode! .However on Sunday I decided to take a break and make the most of not being

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