Cutting the Costs Week

Cutting the Costs Week Kicking off with our Freebie Fair on Monday!

Join us from 29th April – 3rd May for a week full of events and activities aimed at making sure we help cut the costs you face around campus. We’d love your feedback on what you think is costing you too much at University, particularly the smaller irritating ones! You can let us know here.


Deals all week long

  • Shijo

            3 for 2 on Chicken Katsu Curry and Vegetarian Gyoza Curry. 

  • Luther’s Bar

            50% off bottles of Aspall Cider & £2 pints of Strongbow and Fosters

  • Students’ Union Shop

            Free fruit & £2.99 revision packs.  


Monday 29th April


  • The Freebie Fair (11am - 4pm)

           Join us outside the front of the Students' Union and Northern Stage and grab yourself some freebie from the likes of  Greggs, Boots, Bumble, Mr Mulligans and many many more great companies. 

  • Free Exercise Classes 
  1. 12.15 Bootcamp SOLD OUT
  2. 17:30 Les Mills G R I T SOLD OUT


Tuesday 30th April

  • Free Exercise Classes 
  1. 12.00 Mindfulness SOLD OUT
  2. 12.30 Les Mills Body Pump SOLD OUT
  3. 19:00 Les Mills Body Balance SOLD OUT


Wednesday 1st May

  • Free Exercise Classes 
  1. 7:30 Les Mills Body Pump SOLD OUT
  2. 12:00 Express Core SOLD OUT
  3. 17:00 Fitness Yoga SOLD OUT
  4. 18:00 Zumba SOLD OUT


Thursday 2nd May

  • Free Exercise Classes
  1. 12:10 Conditioning SOLD OUT
  2. 12:30 Yoga with Sally SOLD OUT
  3. 12:45 Express Core SOLD OUT
  4. 17:15 Les Mills B'Attack SOLD OUT


Friday 3rd May 

  • The DePopUpShop (1pm - 4pm)

Join us in Venue (lowest level of NUSU). The DePopUpShop returns with FREE entry to all students in support of Newcastle University Students' Union's affordability week! Come down and grab yourself a bargain, some unique clothing and funky jewellery! Check out the Facebook page.


  • Free Exercise Classes
  1. 12:30 Les Mills Body Combat SOLD OUT
  2. 17:00 Yoga SOLD OUT
  3. 17:15 Les Mills Body Pump SOLD OUT


Keep your eyes peeled for event and activity updates.

Want to help us to try cut costs on campus? Let us know what rips you off here



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