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Mayday, Blog!

Posted on 2 May 2013 by Matthew

Hello everyone! These past few weeks have been epic. Imagine this; You’ve just arrived in Cardiff station. You’re carrying a very heavy rucksack and a guitar case, and set off on the 20 minutes walk back home. You arrive back at your flat tired but relieved and struggle up the 2 flights of stairs to
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An Engineer's Easter – Holiday edition

Posted on 6 April 2013 by Matthew

So to start off this Easter holiday, a few friends and I went down into the Taff on Thursday night to celebrate another term’s hard (half) term’s work coming to a conclusion. Seeing as it was drawing near to a holiday period and after the Taff had bought in a huge supply of Guinness for
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Manic March :D

Posted on 21 March 2013 by Matthew

Hey everyone! Seeing as I haven’t posted in three weeks, I thought I’d make this post a long one. These last few weeks have been action packed and full of surprises! On the weekend beginning the 20th of February, the students union was hit by a huge event- the ale festival. The great hall was
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Loving Lent! :)

Posted on 21 February 2013 by Matthew

It’s freezing cold outside, but the first glimpses of spring are coming through 😛 On Tuesday last week, it was pancake day. After buying all of the necessary ingredients from a nearby Sainsbury’s, 30minutes before my first 9:00am lecture I was frantically mixing away trying to get my pancake batter in the fridge before I set
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Second Week, Second Semester – Second Chance!

Posted on 8 February 2013 by Matthew

So, it’s the second week in and already I’m starting to feel tired! Last weekend, I went to the Christian Union’s Houseparty 2013. It was based in an old stately home just outside of Dinas Powys, which luckily was only a quick rail journey away. Events included worship, Bible study and even a CU talent
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January Exams

Posted on 28 January 2013 by Matthew

Examinations! These past few weeks, the university has been held in the grips of examination fear. With deadlines looming, and revision timetables being disregarded, the thought of a nice relaxing day at home seems all too far away. Luckily my exams all fell within one week. On Monday the 14th, it was maths mechanics test,
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Christmas Hols

Posted on 5 January 2013 by Matthew

Hi everyone, I am currently enjoying my Christmas holidays! Sorry for not posting sooner, but the last few weeks have been hectic! The weekend before we broke up, there was a BUCS competition for the clay pigeon team. We drove all the way to a place near Telford. I managed to shoot a total of
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Non-Stop November

Posted on 23 November 2012 by Matthew

Hello everyone! It’s been a while since my last blog post and boy, what a busy time it has turned out to be! Last weekend I went home and saw my family again. The train ride home was very busy as there was a match in Cardiff at 7.30, but I managed to get a
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The Dreaded Long Lab Report

Posted on 5 November 2012 by Matthew

Wow, It’s been a very busy week this week! It started off as usual, with Monday and Tuesday being the same as always: an hour in the morning followed by PDP (Professional Development Planning) and then double maths. I’ve taken to buying a coffee from the student union shop before the last lecture as it’s
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Home Visit

Posted on 25 October 2012 by Matthew

Hello all, I’ve recently come back from spending the weekend with my family back in the Brecon beacons. After on friday, I rushed home quickly to pack at 4:30 to catch the train at 5:35 from Cardiff Central. I spent longer than I should packing and left the house at 5:10 and had to run all
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