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  1. How do I fill out a risk assessment?

    Risk assessments can be confusing, but they don't need to be. The important thing is tailoring your assessment for the situation - e.g. thinking of all risks associated with going abroad if you are going on a trip.  The risks will depen...
  2. What is the difference between an AGM and an EGM?

    An AGM (Annual General Meeting) is a compulsory election held once a year to elect the new committee of a society. AGMs should happen within 395 days of each other. An EGM (Extraordinary General Meeting) is an election that can be held at any time ...
  3. I've got no money, what should I do?

    Advice on what to do if you're in financial hardship
  4. Will I get into trouble for taking drugs?

    Information on what to do if you are caught taking drugs by the University.
  5. I'm worried about my friend's drug use, what can I do?

    Advice on what to do and where to get support if you are worried about a friend's drug use
  6. How taking drugs can impact you.

    Information about the impact on drugs and where to get support
  7. I’m feeling pressured into drinking and/or taking drugs, what can I do?

    Help and advice if you feel you are being pressured into drinking or taking drugs.
  8. What is the MiDAS test and do I need it?

    MiDAS (Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme) is an additional driving test that allows students as young as 21 years old to drive up to a 9 seat MPV, without the requirement of a D1 on their licence.  You need to be 18+ and hold a drivers license ...
  9. How do I book transport for my society?

    If you need to get somewhere, you can hire a car or book a coach to take you. Use one of the forms below to give us some more information on what you need. Coach Hire Request: https://forms.gle/Zxobhr64u7wTSFDg8 Vehicle Hire Request: https://fo...
  10. How are transport costs charged to our society account?

    The company that you hire from will send invoices to one of our team, who will then take them to the Finance department. The cost of hire will then be taken from your society bank account. It is sometimes worth asking for a quote before requesting t...