We want to help you to live in smarter ways that benefit your wellbeing, your finances, your local community and the sustainability of the wider planet.

“Live Smart” is a pilot project we’re developing to help you create positive change. This web page is a growing and developing space where over the next few months, our student project team will share practical top tips to help you shop savvy, travel smarter, save energy, build community, and much more.

Student hack of the week:

Did you know? The average student spends £32 a month on clothes

Be smart Check the charity shops. Ditch the preconceptions, and bag the fashionable finds with this ultimate guide to charity shop shopping. You get more for your money, help reduce waste, and support a worthy cause at the same time.

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