The English Society


The student-run English Society organises social, cultural and academic events for students in our School, including visiting, exchange, joint honours, and postgraduate students. Its goal is to enhance your student experience and bring together students from different years, courses and subject areas through their shared love of English. Activities include:

  • A weekly get-together with free tea and biscuits in the English foyer
  • Regular socials and nights out
  • Theatre trips
  • Annual Christmas Ball
  • Day trips in the local area
  • Trips abroad (recent destinations include Budapest and Dublin)
  • Discussion groups and talks from academics
  • Society netball and football teams
  • Supporting local charities